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Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule

On June 2, 2014, EPA proposed a commonsense plan to cut carbon pollution from power plants. States, cities and businesses across the country are already taking action to address the risks of climate change. EPA’s proposal builds on those actions and is flexible – reflecting that different states have a different mix of sources and […]


Surreality Bites – By Joel Aaron

June 20, 2011 J

[img_assist|nid=24023|title=inverted|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=177]We have become very nonchalant about words. “It’s all semantics” is a way of applying the old adage of “reality is what you make it” to the world of vocabulary while at the same time stifling the critics. The problem is that semantics are never a small order. When the meanings of words are corrupted, confusion spreads because power is achieved more expeditiously by those who control the power of the meaning of words. Words are the currency in the marketplace of the mind.

POWER PLAYS: How To Crash The American System – By Joel Aaron

June 07, 2011 J

The mere mention of politics in polite society today causes the proverbial eye roll, as if politics itself were immoral. I often walk away from conversations with the willfully detached who dismiss politics as “dirty business” or “beneath them” with a bit of wincing irony. Truthfully, everyone engages in politics everyday. What is politics if not the process by which communities make collective decisions? What is government but the application of the best practices for managing human relationships, given our understanding of human nature and the incentives that motivate us?

Hands Off My HealthCare Rally – Wed, June 8 – 11th Circuit of Appeals (Atlanta GA)

June 01, 2011 J

[img_assist|nid=23071|title=hands-off|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=288|height=300]Do you agree that ObamaCare is unconstitutional? That it threatens the solvency of states around the nation with its mandates? So did Florida Judge Roger Vinson and he needs your support. Join AFP for a rally outside the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals Building in Atlanta when the fight comes to Georgia next week. We will have free signs when you arrive.

WHEN: THIS Wed, June 8 - 9A-11A
WHERE: US 11th Circuit Court, 56 Forsyth St, NW, Atlanta GA 30303