Given the recent massacre in San Bernardino, the attacks in Paris, and the threat of terrorism by ISIL, it’s time to learn something about our Islamic populations in America.
Pulse of the Heartland
"The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of terrorists and environmental refugees danced in their heads ..."
— Apologies to Clement C. Moore 1822
The population implosion — last of a three-part series.
Oops! I left town last week in order to give a presentation at the 25th Annual Meetings of the California Sociological Association, and I forgot to file this column before I headed off for Sacramento.
When I was in college, there was one book that was “required reading,” regardless of one’s major field of study: “The Population Bomb.” It was written by Paul and Anne (who was never credited) Ehrlich and pu
“Disorder increases with time because we measure time in the direction in which disorder increases.”
—Stephen Hawking “A Brief History of Time,” 1988
Today, people around the globe celebrate World Polio Day in recognition of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative that began in 1988.