In spite of an obvious reluctance for President Obama to discuss Climate Change, I hold the strong belief that he must, at the very least, mention the issue during the remaining weeks of his campaign. Not doing so is...
The second Presidential candidate debate is turning out to be the most important day of the campaign for Obama – it’s D-Day. After a poor performance during the first debate, he now faces the crucial task of pivoting the momentum...
If Winston Churchill were around today, he would point out that we have now entered a ‘period of consequences’ (a term coined by Churchill in 1939 about the ominous signs of an imminent war). Only today, the war is against...
(This article by Peter Carter was previously posted on Uprage. Peter is now cross-posting on BoomerWarrior - Editor's Note.) PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) is great and just published an article by Rebecca Jacobson about American farmers suffering under this year's extreme weather and...
I've been quite disappointed in Obama's performance on the environment, the climate change crisis and renewable energy. But when comparing Romney's energy plan with Obama's accomplishments, there really is no contest.   In his second term, Obama may be less  hindered...
I am pleased to welcome Peter Carter as a Blogger on BoomerWarrior.         (Editor for BoomerWarrior.org) Peter is a retired family MD who also spent many years working in environmental health development policy. You can also find...
Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine. It was first published anonymously on January 10, 1776, at the beginning of the American Revolution. The phrase "Common Sense Revolution" has been used as a political slogan to describe 'common sense conservative' platforms in...
Years from now we will be looking back at the failure of Rio+20 as The Great Abdication. This phrase was coined by from Paul Krugman’s (OP-ED columnist, NYT). He uses the phrase to describe the world economy and the dangers...
This article is one of an eleven part series on Shifting Society's Goals.  The human presence has grown to where we are stretching planetary limits.  It is time to find an equitable way to build physical maturity into our societies...
Prince Charles I am quite impressed with the stance taken by Prince Charles on the 'critical issues of the day' in a video address about the Rio+20 world summit starting this week. He says that we cannot continue to ignore...