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From the press release: In this ground-breaking new history of early America, historian Robert Zimmerman not only exposes the lie behind The New York Times 1619 Project that falsely claims slavery is central to the history of the United States, he also provides profound lessons about the nature of human societies, lessons important for Americans today as well as for all future settlers on Mars and elsewhere in space.

 
Conscious Choice: The origins of slavery in America and why it matters today and for our future in outer space, is a riveting page-turning story that documents how slavery slowly became pervasive in the southern British colonies of North America, colonies founded by a people and culture that not only did not allow slavery but in every way were hostile to the practice.  
Conscious Choice does more however. In telling the tragic history of the Virginia colony and the rise of slavery there, Zimmerman lays out the proper path for creating healthy societies in places like the Moon and Mars.

 

“Zimmerman’s ground-breaking history provides every future generation the basic framework for establishing new societies on other worlds. We would be wise to heed what he says.” —Robert Zubrin, founder of founder of the Mars Society.

 

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New EPA regulations will shut down 8 percent of U.S. power generation capability

We’re here to help you! New EPA regulations threaten to shut down 8 percent of all U.S. power generation capability.

Nor should this be a surprise. During the campaign Obama admitted, but few reported, how he wanted to bankrupt any power plants that used coal to generate power.

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2 comments

  • I would call this a prediction, but the probability approaches unity:

    Power bills will go up. There will be a hue and cry across the land from ‘the poor’ and their advocates for politicians to ‘do something’. If the Community-Organizer-In-Chief is still in office, he’ll make speeches villifying power commpanies and their ‘excess profits’. There will be Congressional investigations. Poiticians at every level will propose programs to subsidize ‘the poor’s’ power bills, paid for with additional taxes on everyone else’s bills. And our standard of living slips again.

  • here is my prediction : Americans start using more and more natural gas that we get from our own land for power generation and transportation , the market grows , we start exporting LNG to Asia and pay down our debt through the next big set of boom years!

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