©2019 C. Henry Martens The environment is under siege. Does anyone doubt it? Aquifers are being drained, the oceans are acidifying, permafrost is melting, and animals are either going extinct or threatened or moving into cities and becoming our neighbors…. Read moreThe Extinction Rebellion Experience
©2019 Kari Carlisle The latest installment of the Terminator franchise, Terminator: Dark Fate, is edge-of-your-seat fun! See it early and see if often; the action and visuals are pure Terminator gold. Now, that being said, I must disclose that I… Read more8 Recommendations for Seeing Terminator: Dark Fate
©2019 Kari Carlisle I fell in love with the Nazis in Jojo Rabbit. While that makes me terribly uncomfortable to say, in my defense, this dark comedy sheds a truly human light on individuals caught up in the fervor generated… Read moreReview: Jojo Rabbit
©2019 C. Henry Martens It seems that veganism and animal rights/welfare advocates are presently getting more attention paid to them. In some ways this is good, and a positive result to some justified concerns. But there are some serious omissions… Read moreA Threat to Reason
©2019 Scott Strough I have a plan already devised to reverse global warming to begin with. The plan is not for me. It is for the children and grandchildren of the world, so they have the tools to deal with… Read moreGuest Post: How do you plan to deal with climate change?
©2019 Molly Carter Patriarchal societies in which women had less, little, or no power/autonomy seem to be the norm throughout history. Why was this so prevalent? What are some matriarchal societies and how did they differ from the patriarchal ones?… Read moreGuest Post: The Natural Development of Patriarchal Societies
©2014 Damian Brindle I can only imagine trying to survive in an underground bunker post-SHTF or for any reason, really. I know it sounds like a workable plan but it is, in my opinion, likely a horrible experience, to say… Read moreGuest Post: IMO, Bunker Survival is Crazy!
©2019 C. Henry Martens I’m not really sure how it started. But I’m sure it was over one too many drinks. I’d ranted to my friends often enough about social ills, economics, and what “shoulda been done,” and finally… Read moreShort Story: Electable
©2019 C. Henry Martens How long can a human being function without water? In cool weather, perhaps three days, in hot, as little as one day. And death follows similarly. Cool weather, about five days and in hot, about two… Read moreHow to Build a Solar Still and Save Your Life
©2019 C. Henry Martens I was visiting a pond in the middle of nowhere, a small pool of water in the Nevada desert. It was cool and inviting, the banks shaded under the burning summer sun. There was evidence of… Read moreThe Goldfish in the Pond