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Episode 45 – Why Government is Essential for Innovation

In this episode, I propose that government is absolutely essential for technological advancements and innovation. While some want to undermine science funding, research and development, such an act would profoundly alter the future of the United States. For the worse.

Episode 44 – How to Use Nature to Save Our Environment

In this episode I discuss how we can study nature to help us save our environment. Nature has spent eons learning how to recycle, how to reuse its waste to nurture life. Is there a way we can emulate nature and save our planet?

Episode 43 – Living the Creative Life

In this episode I discuss a few ways that you can begin to live a more creative life. Creative people are not necessarily born that way. It is quite possible to learn to be creative. 

Episode 42 – Why America is Losing its Creative Edge

In this episode I discuss why America is losing its creative edge over other nations. I also propose a few ways that we can regain that edge.

Episode 41 – Why Talking Politics is the Solution to Everything

In this episode I discuss why talking politics is the solution to most of societies most intractable problems.

Episode 27 – Is a Universal Income Realistic?

In this episode, I will discuss an idea that is currently making the rounds. The concept of a Universal Basic Income appears to be on the lips of a great many people. This is not a new idea. I will discuss some of the justifications, and some of the opposition.

Episode 26 – How to Give Your Company a Social Conscience

How do you create a company with a social conscience? Increasingly companies find that it pays dividends to develop a social conscience.

Episode 25 – The Cruelty of Tax Cuts

In this episode, I will discuss why I think that tax cuts are a cruel policy. One of the favorite tools used by conservatives is the idea of the tax cut. Their idea is that if we cut back on government services, business will pick up the slack and create better services. Let’s see whether that holds up.

Episode 24 – Why Climate Change is Bad for Business

In this episode, I will discuss why I think that not taking action on climate change is really bad for business.

Episode 23 – The Three Greatest Threats to American Democracy

In this episode, I will discuss the greatest current threats to American democracy. There are so many current threats to democracy. It sometimes appears as though the entire system is under sustained attack from within and outside the country.

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