Robin Cook

April 4, 2013
President Barack Obama

Obama Fighting for Green

It’s rare that politicians take a longer-view of their policy implementation –longer than the next election cycle, that is. It’s understandable in one way, the chessboard mentality and Machiavellian practices of keeping and holding office mean constant compromises, diluted and ‘forgotten’ promises. President Obama knows about thwarted maneuverings, with his […]
March 28, 2013
Clean Energy

New Hope for the Energy Crisis

Energy Crisis might be two words that the average person would not necessarily put together. Sure, much has been made of the climate issues in the last decade and oil’s fluctuating prices have alerted people to the notion of finite resources, but the reality is much more serious. Peak oil’s […]
March 21, 2013
Meredith Ansell

Finally Good News Introduces Meredith…

Finding a kindred spirit is always special cause for celebration. So I’m pleased to introduce Meredith Ansell as the newest Good News blogging voice. Meredith is that kind of happy warrior who whistles while she writes. Just as important she knows how to write well and unflinchingly. She will be […]
March 20, 2013
Bill Gates

New Models in Education

As one of the world’s most prominent philanthropists, Bill Gates is always interesting to listen to when he begins to ruminate on such lofty topics as the “future of education.” And it’s no surprise that this technological pioneer is keen to present new, challenging ideas to the preexisting ones of […]