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Smokescreens: How Working Kills Smokers

Friday, April 5, 2013

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Smokescreens: How Working Kills Smokers

The campaign against smoking serves as a political smokescreen to hide the damage caused by occupational and environmental pollution.

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Healthcare Not Warfare!

Sunday, January 25, 2009

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Healthcare Not Warfare!

The amount of global resources devoted to war indicates that our primary goal is to destroy ourselves.

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Health Care or Damage Control?

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

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Health Care or Damage Control?

Capitalism cannot deliver genuine health care. A real health-care system would oppose profitable practices like hazardous work, adulterated food, industrial pollution and wars of acquisition. Putting health first requires a fundamentally different social system.

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The Past Does Not Predict the Future

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

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The Past Does Not Predict the Future

Pessimism is self-fulfilling. When we expect nothing to change, then we do nothing to create change.

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Animal Rights or Human Responsibilities?

Friday, December 7, 2007

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Animal Rights or Human Responsibilities?

In their efforts to protect animals from unnecessary suffering, some people want to extend the fight for human rights and liberation to animals. While this sounds appealing, it confuses the meaning of rights and liberation

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Alienation and Dissociation: The Two Sides of Powerlessness

Saturday, July 21, 2007

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Alienation and Dissociation: The Two Sides of Powerlessness

Alienation and dissociation reinforce each other to create a deep sense of powerlessness.

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Society and the Environment

Saturday, January 20, 2007

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Society and the Environment

Our relations with the natural world flow from our relations with one another.

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Feelings aren’t Facts

Sunday, December 31, 2006

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Feelings aren’t Facts

Feeling powerless is not the same as being powerless.

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The Myth of Scarcity

Friday, January 1, 1999

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The Myth of Scarcity

The myth of scarcity is used to limit majority access to medical and social services. In reality, society has more than enough resources to meet human needs.

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