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Climate Change: The Economics and Solutions

The economics of climate change is becoming an increasingly critical issue and divisive issue. President- elect Donald Trump’s pick for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) , the Hon. Scott Pruitt, Attorney –General, State of Oklahoma, is a major change away from the previous administration’s position on climate change. Historically, EPA chiefs have been climate change advocates. Mr. Pruitt... [Read more]

Climate Change/Global Warming: What Do 97% of Scientists Agree On?

Advocates of climate change say 97% of scientists agree that the earth is warming catastrophically, the science is settled and anyone who disagrees is just flat wrong. The issue they claim is primarily the accumulation of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Climate change views though are open to interpretation and many disagree that the earth is warming – catastrophically . Essentially the warming... [Read more]

Climate Change/Global Warming: The History, the Threat, the Exaggeration

Climate change is the subject of this week’s episode. Over the past 10 years, the question of mankind’s role in the warming climate has become a deeply polarized one in U.S. politics. An October survey from Pew Research found that only 15 percent of conservative Republicans think climate change is a function of human activity, compared with 79 percent of liberal Democrats. Left to Right:... [Read more]

(Re-Air) Fractured Relationships: Their Impact on Our Personal Lives

The recent election campaign has caused decided schisms in relationships. Overall the breakdown in relationships is having an impact on every level, financial, social, psychological and in some cases is causing long lasting breaks in our communities among friends and families. There is a high cost involved in how we communicate and treat each other. Left to Right: Mahmoud Sadri, Phd, Dennis McCuistion,... [Read more]

Fractured Relationships and Their Impact on Business and Politics – Part 1

Robert Hall, businessman, consultant and author: This Land Of Strangers: The Relationship Crisis That Imperils Home, Work, Politics and Faith, joined us a while back for a two part program on our relational decline and the societal trends that got us there. In the face of the backlash and continuing protests following the election results, his thoughts are insightful and shed some insight into the... [Read more]

How Social Media and Technology Influence Elections

Can Twitter predict who will win the election? Two out of three Americans use social media every day. There are 100 million daily active twitter users, 1,374,000,000 people on Facebook, 2.3 million Google searches a second, 187 million unique visitors monthly; and 1 billion viewers on YouTube generating millions of hours and trillions of views. Our go-to means for research and news has changed dramatically... [Read more]

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Our Veterans and Others

The United States Department of Defense estimates that 22% of all combat casualties from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are brain injuries.60% to 80% of soldiers who have other blast injuries may also have traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Left to Right: Dr. Zant, Ray Cralle, Dr. Niezgoda, Col Sanchez (retired), Dennis McCuistion, Niki McCuistion The results can be devastating: loss of memory,... [Read more]

Our Veteran’s Silent Wounds of War

The silent wounds of war afflict thousands of our returning veterans. The resulting effects from PTSD, (Post-traumatic stress disorder, a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event) traumatic brain injuries, and blast injuries are devastating. The suicide rate among veterans has increased 34% since 2001, one suicide every 65 minutes with women veterans six times more likely... [Read more]

Re-Air: Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden: Journalism and National Security – Part Two

A very recent  House intelligence committee report has called National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden a “serial exaggerator and fabricator” who does not fit the profile of a whistleblower. California congressman Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said that the vast majority of what Snowden took had nothing to do with American privacy. Justice... [Read more]

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