“A near-present that challenges our technical mastery, and an aftermath … our imagination has yet to seize” makes liberal arts college planning difficult.
For tuition-dependent liberal arts colleges, even a small change in the discount rate opens a hole in the operating budget, which can mean painful cuts.
Reanimating college on Oyaron Hill, infusing it with “the sense of wonder that comes from riding the crest of the world’s continued birth” (Ingold 2011:75).
A one-step simple approach to sustainable investing through TIAA-CREF: Invest in CREF Social Choice as a modest tactic on environment and sustainability.
Gun reform is important, but the U.S. needs to reduce the weaponry, buying back 50 million semi-automatic weapons. Australia did it. We can do it too.
The really scary part of the Diamond Romney dustup is how Romney recaps Diamond: European imperialism is accidental but societies choose to fail.