Monthly Archives: February 2016

Skeptics Post – ethical problems making a living – updated

https://www.facebook.com/groups/nzskepticsclosedgroup/permalink/783334495144231/?comment_id=783569715120709&notif_t=group_comment_reply  Post by Katherine including the question- Can we ever hope to make a living in a blameless way? Post on NZSkeptics site At every opportunity I engage people in conversations about the need to replace our reliance on scarcity … Continue reading

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Prince Charles and Monetary reform

In response to a facebook post by Ailsa on   Prince Charles Sorry beloved, it’s much deeper than that. I am clear that it is impossible to deliver universal abundance or universal freedom or universal security (in as much as … Continue reading

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Pastime

http://anewgaia.ning.com/group/questionoftheday/forum/topics/22-24-feb-16-qofday-pastime 22-24 Feb ’16 ~QofDay~ Pastime What is your favorite pastime? Solving problems. The greater the benefit involved, the more interested I am in solving the problem. Living a very long time seems to be the most important. The biological … Continue reading

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African History Month

http://anewgaia.ning.com/group/questionoftheday/forum/topics/18-21-feb-16-qofday-african-american-history-month 18-21 Feb ’16 ~QofDay~ African American History Month February is African American History Month. The U.S. Government has created a free educational resource to be used by individuals, schools and community groups. To learn more, https://shiftnetwork.infusionsoft.com/app/linkClick/383084/f45411f6a69084c7/326303492/1e0c7a82d401e590 click here. WHAT … Continue reading

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Evonomics – The fairness divide

http://evonomics.com/the-fairness-divide-intervention-that-liberals-and-can/ Inequality – The Fairness Divide: Intervention That Liberals and Conservatives Can Agree On The economics of opportunity and outcomes   Hi David In one sense, the sense of the abstract notion of equality of opportunity, rather than equality of … Continue reading

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Smith & Hayek Continued

https://disqus.com/home/discussion/evonomics/stop_using_adam_smith_and_fa_hayek_to_support_your_political_ideology/#comment-2426800347 Evonomics – Smith and Hayek continued   Hi Nicholas, It’s kind of like Richard Dawkins described in the few pages from page 314 of “Brief Candle in the Dark”, of his debate with Steve Gould, except at the next … Continue reading

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Before and After

Before and After Before and After Are you pleased with your most recent “after?” We had three healthy swan plants on or deck, that had grown a few caterpillars to adult butterflies. Then Ailsa accepted about 30 caterpillars from a … Continue reading

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