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Bill McKibben and moral leadership: Do the Maths tour, Melbourne

Originally posted on Watching the Deniers:
Bill’s talk in Melbourne “The Arc of the Moral Universe Is Long, but It Bends Toward Justice” – Martin Luther King Bill McKibben is a dangerous man. At least to those wanting to stall action on climate change and deny the reality of a warming planet. He is dangerous…

Obama’s Inaugural Address: Worth Repeating

Here is the transcript for Obama’s address today. It’s a remarkable speech because he manages to state his position, often controversial among more conservative citizens, in such a way that his platform relates to the core values of our nation. This is a rhetorical triumph. It is also a mark of his transformational leadership style […]