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What Low Gas and Oil Prices Mean for Renewable Energy

What Low Gas and Oil Prices Mean for Renewable Energy

0 by / on February 19, 2016, 3:56 pm

The use of renewable energy began to gain momentum in the last decade as a reaction to high oil prices from 2008 through 2014. The price of crude oil remained high partly because of production limits imposed by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). During this time, renewable energy sources continued to be developed as a less expensive alternative. [...]

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Pope Francis Can Change The Debate On Climate Change, But What About the GOP?

0 by / on November 12, 2015, 10:14 pm

Not one to water down his stance on social injustices, Pope Francis’s exceedingly vocal opinions have been overwhelmingly respected by Catholics and nonbelievers alike. However, when it comes to changing our cultural discussion on something as significant as climate change, too many politicians seem apathetic in comparison to the papal leadership. In his June 2015 encyclical, one of the highest [...]

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Jack Reed ‘This Week’ Interview: Obama Administration Benghazi ‘Not the Politics of Electioneering’

0 by / on May 13, 2013, 9:35 pm

The Rhode Island Democrat on the Benghazi investigation and Syria.

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Shields and Brooks on Redemption Politics and the Final Four

0 by / on April 9, 2013, 4:31 pm

The Doubleheader duo — syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks — join us again to weigh in on the politics of sport and…

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Beppe Grillo The clown prince of Italian politics.

0 by / on February 27, 2013, 2:06 pm

CNN’s Ben Wedeman looks at an Italian comedian who is not a candidate but has a lot of support for his movement.

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Lying Politicians And Words

0 by / on February 22, 2013, 4:54 pm

George Carlin comments.

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