GST Original Articles
By Don Fitz / 07 September 2021
By Robert Pollin / 06 September 2021
This is the first part of an exchange between Robert Pollin and Don Fitz for ZNet. The second portion will be a response by Don Fitz. The third portion will be a short rejoinder by Pollin to this article. The final portion will be a short closing statement by Fitz.
By Robert Hunziker / 27 August 2021
spraying.jpg The Biden EPA has put a stop to use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos on food crops, thereby reversing a decision by the Trump administration to allow it to continue to be sprayed on vegetables and fruit in spite of an Obama administration order in 2015 to ban the pesticide for public health reasons. This is but one of many examples of Trump’s public health plans ignoring science and debilitating federal programs that safeguard the public, prompting... Read more
By Stan Cox / 22 August 2021
flame2.jpg With more than 135 nations, including the United States, now having set targets for achieving net zero greenhouse emissions by 2050 or so under the Paris Agreement, hope has once again been bubbling through the climate movement. But “net zero” is not zero, and these pledges are not as ambitious as they seem. According to the world’s climate experts, to keep global warming below the 1.5 degrees Celsius called for in Paris will now require reducing... Read more