Author Archives: steve kelly

Protection for Northern Rockies ecosystems.

Here’s some public-lands news you probably won’t read in the pages of the NYT or WaPo.  It might not make the local news either.  The following is today’s press release from House and Senate sponsors.   H.R. 2135 in the … Continue reading

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Another fake fiscal crisis.

Our “republican” form of government, or our (representative) democracy, if you prefer, is inconsistent with neo-liberal economics.  You can have one or the other, but not both, simultaneously. According to the MSM, “we’re facing another government shut-down.” Is that so?  … Continue reading

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San Francisco, CA – On Monday, April 17th the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals denied Plaintiff’s emergency motion requesting injunctive relief – access to Montana’s May 25 Special Election ballot for U.S. Representative. Today, in response to the ruling, … Continue reading

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There is no “tax and spend.”

Not long ago I read William Greider’s Secrets of the Temple: How the Federal Reserve Runs the Count­ry (1989). I had read it in the early 1990s, but really didn’t fully understand the story’s implications at that time. Hard to … Continue reading

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Human Head Transplant Procedure Ahead of Schedule

Last year there was a minor media frenzy over plans by Dr. Sergio Canavero to do the first human head transplant on Russian wheelchair user Valery Spiridonov. Somebody beat Dr. Canavero to the punch.  It appears that an unknown surgeon, … Continue reading

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