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The Futility and Immorality of Iran Sanctions

10 July, 2015


By eliminating market competition and leaving what little room there is for international trade to a very restricted list of individuals and organizations, sanctions have created huge inequalities in Iranian society. As one wealthy Iranian told me, "the sanctions make those of us who are rich even richer and those who are poor even poorer."

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Asia must build a less wasteful economy

08 June, 2015


Human activity is destabilizing the very basis for human survival. There may not have been a mass population wipe-out but Ehrlich's predictions have come true in a myriad of other ways.

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Is China Finally Discovering the Limits to Growth?

11 May, 2015


Xi might be the first major world leader to admit that on a finite planet, infinite and unrestrained growth, especially in the world's most populous country, will prove not just unsustainable but downright catastrophic.

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