Category: "Obama Administration"

Decision Time for the Environment

February 27th, 2013
Pity the poor president, the February 17 New York Times headline suggested. He must choose between alienating environmentalists or alienating Canada, one of the nation?s chief allies, when he decides whether or not to allow the Keystone Pipeline to… more »

Let's Show Obama Some Gratitude

October 31st, 2012
Back in August, New Yorker writer Jane Mayer raised a question: Could President Obama?s failure to cozy up to billionaires cost him the election? That question is still on the table. Mayer reported how fundraising has always been uncomfortable for… more »

Michelle, Our Belle

September 5th, 2012
Michelle Robinson Obama may have entered politics reluctantly, but last night she proved that she?s a fast learner. The speech she delivered made me want to stand up and cheer in my living room. You want values? The First Lady gave us evidence of… more »

My Preoccupation with Occupations

January 31st, 2012
?Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them, and these will continue… more »

Dust Busters Needed

August 14th, 2010
It may have seemed at first like a publicity stunt or a gift from above, but last year Coloradans at Vail and Beaver Creek mountains saw pink snow. ?When you skied a run, you turned and your tracks were pink,? Melissa Macdonald, executive director… more »