Fighting against tyranny in some unique ways


What’s the best way to fight the dictatorships of the world? Look at the activities of the State Department these days and you’d think that sending tweets is an example … MORE >>

Aldo Leopold and the dismal science

In an essay titled “Conservation Economics” (1934) Aldo Leopold admitted that he was no economist. *

But then again he was not a man of narrow sensibilities either. The advice at the heart of his enduring criticism—the concise admonition to think like a mountain—issued from an expansive mind that knew how to enlarge the context of its own activity, and that in itself probably disqualified him from ever practicing the dismal science.… MORE >>

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