Technology Haves Have-Nots

I have an article elsewhere on Beelybox about more students using cell phones and those students being technically savvy. What about the students who have very limited access or no…

Environment and You

Our day-to-day lives… What do we do that affects our local community’s environment? Our car exhausts smelly, noxious fumes because we haven’t taken the time/don’t have the money to tune…

Abortion Foes Make Their Big Play

[Another article that is still sounding like it was pulled from today’s news feed! When will this insanity end, right?] Back Alleys and Coat Hangers Apparently, South Dakota is hoping…

Teens and Drug Rx Permission

Trojan to the rescue! [Another older article – too bad I can’t say we don’t see this type of behavior or measures being presented around the U.S.] There’s an article…

Tucson Housing Issues

Living Within Our Means [An older post, from the pre-Obama Presidency, of some thoughts about the current state of life in Tucson and future possibilities.] Central Tucson neighborhoods, around where…

Buddhism Bio

pre-Buddhist Years A timeline of sorts about my discovery and connection to Buddhism and the Dharma. Where do I begin? What attracted me to Buddhism? What drew me to continuing…

The Great Auto Alliance

[An older story, but still quite relevant considering how little we’ve progressed in fuel efficiency.] “Look at what we’re doing!”, says GM, Daimler/Benz, and BMW http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060811/tc_nm/autos_hybrid_alliance_dc_3 The big boys are…

TEP Methane From Landfill

Here’s a link to a story published in the Arizona Daily Star on 11/27/2005. The story really surprised me because the idea seems so simple, so novel, so forward-thinking, thinking…

An Inconvenient Truth

Here’s another older post from the time "An Inconvenient Truth" came out in the theaters. There does seem to be more and more acceptance for the theories Gore presented in…

Mass Transit Options

I’ve had this vision in my head about buses, light-rail vehicles (LRVs), electric trolley buses running up and down the streets of Tucson. I expound upon my vision to anyone…