Monthly Archives: October 2013

The New Dark Ages: Amerika 2020

 “America thus enters its new dark age.”  James Kunstler, The Snapback Advertisements

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Through A Glass Darkly: 1 Corinthians 13:12

While the mayor of Mecca is bent on destroying the city’s cultural and material legacy, building the infrastructure for a city of the future, the residents of Senegal are fighting one another in the streets for potable water.  In the … Continue reading

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Where Do We Go From Here?

In a world evaporating before our eyes, what have we left to concern ourselves with?  This might be the most demanding question of the past century. It’s strange how all indicators looked so good to Americans back in the fifties.  … Continue reading

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Just One More Time Around the Horn… Of Africa

Between a third and half of the [Kenya’s] urban population live in poverty, and given the pace of urbanisation, urban poverty will represent almost half of the total poverty in Kenya by 2020…. In Nairobi, the capital city, 60% of the … Continue reading

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