Tom Paine - Common Sense

August 30, 2005, 10am PDT
The hyper-inflated housing market needs to cool, not collapse.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
August 14, 2005, 1pm PDT
Skyrocketing oil prices, the housing bubble and a radically altered economic landscape point to a need for Democrats to rethink their political strategy.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
August 9, 2005, 11am PDT
The prospect of dwindling oil supplies and the likelihood of conflict with China over what remains, are increasingly being considered matters of national security.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
August 5, 2005, 6am PDT
The Energy Bill just passed by Congress has just given $15 billion in subsidies to inefficient, economically non-viable and dangerous energy industries.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
July 7, 2005, 2pm PDT
Fear -- and artificially low interest rates -- may be propping up the global economy.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
May 24, 2005, 2pm PDT
Communities and cities can benefit from a more communal and equitable approach to "ownership", argues Gar Alperovitz, one that embraces cooperatives, land trusts and non-profit neighborhood corporations.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
December 8, 2004, 11am PST
The shadow of an unprecedented energy crisis looms over President Bush's second term in office.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
July 25, 2003, 7am PDT
With Maine taking on CO2 emission reduction for the state and three New England Governors going to court to get greenhouse gases included in the clean air act, the battle for climate protection is heating up.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
May 14, 2003, 8am PDT
City and state governments, once ethusiastic purchasers of SUVs as extravagent perks for officials, are kicking the gaz-guzzling habit as face budget deficits.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
March 28, 2003, 10am PST
Minnesotan Democratic Congressman Martin Olav Sabo argues that Bush Administration proposals framed as matters of military readiness and patriotism are just the latest efforts to roll back environmental laws.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
August 29, 2002, 9am PDT
Jane Holtz Kay, author of "Asphalt Nation: How the Automobile Took Over America and How We Can Take It Back" comments on land use decisions facing the nation from "Ground Zero" to rural sprawl.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
December 18, 2001, 5am PST
Tom Paine reports how a pseudo-scientist duped the media about his recently popular environmental claims.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
December 1, 2001, 10am PST
Author Motavalli discusses the corporate lobby that created the conditions for sprawl, and the movement to supplant sprawl with smart growth.
Tom Paine - Common Sense
November 1, 2001, 5am PST
The former director of Amtrak discusses Amtrak subsidies and transit in the U.S.
Tom Paine - Common Sense