Politics

The Small Government Hypocrisy

February 20, 2014 2 Comments
The Small Government Hypocrisy

Oh, hypocrisy, how I loathe thee. For whatever you believe to be your truth, the least you could do is actually believe it. For all the talk lately from some Conservatives, Tea Partiers, and Libertarians about “keeping government out of our lives” and making sure we are all “self-regulated”, there sure are a lot of […]

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Meet The World’s Poorest President: Jose Mujica of Uruguay

November 16, 2012 1 Comment
Meet The World’s Poorest President: Jose Mujica of Uruguay

We could all learn a few things from Jose Mujica, the president of Uruguay. He lives in a broken down farm off a dirt road outside of Montevideo, hangs his laundry out to dry, drives a 1987 VW Beetle, and works his land himself. He donates 90% of his monthly salary – $12,000 – to […]

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VOTE TODAY

November 6, 2012 0 Comments
VOTE TODAY

Today is voting day everywhere. Do not let robo calls, pamphlets, or news reports deter you from exercising your right to vote today. No matter where you live, Tuesday November 6, 2012 is voting day. Please vote today.

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Obama Vs. Romney On The Environment

October 8, 2012 0 Comments
Obama Vs. Romney On The Environment

Q: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner, what can you tell me about each candidate’s environmental track record and positions? Just because the environment is getting short shrift this election season due to our nation’s lingering economic woes doesn’t mean that candidates Obama and Romney can ignore the issue. Environmentalists have […]

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Best Political Documentaries On Netflix Instant You Can’t Afford to Miss

September 20, 2012 3 Comments
Best Political Documentaries On Netflix Instant You Can’t Afford to Miss

The Good Human may be focused mainly on environmental issues, but long-time readers know I am never hesitant to touch on those progressive political issues I think are important. And right now, we have an important election coming up in a few short months and it’s time to get excited and motivated. So if you […]

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The 2012 GOP Candidates In Their Own Words.

March 2, 2012 3 Comments
The 2012 GOP Candidates In Their Own Words.

I don’t get political on the site too often, preferring to do my best to stick to environmental issues. But sometimes events come along that should be discussed openly, and that includes this seemingly endless race for a Republican nominee to run against President Obama this fall. In truth, The President is probably rather thrilled […]

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