“The Heat’s On” – An Effort to Create Young Activists to Face the Challenge of Global Climate Change – and Simultaneously Teach the Critical Skills!

Guest post by Dr. Arnold Packer, former Assistant Secretary of Labor and Executive Director of the SCANS Commission. The Heat’s On! by Arnold Packer “It was just a cop-out,” pronounced the Economist.  “[O]ne of the worst outcomes in a quarter-change century of climate negotiations,” said the NY Times.  These are verdicts on the U.N. Climate […]

Read More…

Critical Thinking on Nuclear Submarines

Looking for other submarines while not being detected takes some critical thinking – AND machinery that assists in the process. When listening to the ocean, one doesn’t use headphones much anymore as Jonesie did in “Hunt For Red October.” Instead, they look for “evidence” that something is out there that is not random noise. A […]

Read More…

Logic for Idiots

LOGIC FOR IDIOTS! P implies Q means that from your hypothesis or premise (P) you draw a conclusion (Q). If P is true, then your conclusion will most likely be true because it isn’t based on bullshit. If P is not true, i.e,. it’s a lie or bullshit, then your conclusion can be anything you […]

Read More…