Cheney Aide Considered for Top Energy Dept Position

From yesterday's DemocracyNow headlines: The Washington Post reports F. Chase Hutto III, a senior aide to Vice President Cheney, is the leading contender to become a top official at the Energy Department. The promotion would put one of the administration's most ardent opponents of environmental regulation in charge of forming department policies on climate change. … Continue reading Cheney Aide Considered for Top Energy Dept Position

Another Week of GW News, August 17, 2008

Sipping from the internet firehose... This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H.E.Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week's Global Warming news roundup (skip to bottom) August 17, 2008 Top Stories:World Water Week, Electric Bicycles, Grumbine, Melting Arctic, Geopolitics, Antarctica Food Crisis, Food vs. Biofuel, Food Production Hurricanes, GHGs, Temperatures, Paleoclimate, … Continue reading Another Week of GW News, August 17, 2008

Some background on the Georgian Russian conflict

Via Truthout, here is some interesting and important background on the Russian-Georgian conflict that is going on right now, because as usual, these things do not just happen out of the blue despite the dazed and confused coverage in the mainstream media: When he was president, Clinton promised Yeltsin that NATO would not expand into … Continue reading Some background on the Georgian Russian conflict