Rhode Island

Facts are irrelevant: Rhode Island conservatives on Climate Change

Facts are irrelevant: Rhode Island conservatives on Climate Change

On any given day the editorial page of the Providence Journal is likely running a letter, commentary piece, opinion piece or editorial denying the very real facts regarding the extremely strong science underlying the scientific consensus on climate change. The consensus is clear: …the Earth’s climate system is unequivocally warming, and it is extremely likely [...]

38 Studios bonds: Don’t default and don’t repay

38 Studios bonds: Don’t default and don’t repay

In my last post I insisted that Rhode Island needed to keep its word and not default on the 38 Studios bonds. I know more now, and my conclusion has changed. After much discussion with Randall Rose of Occupy Providence, who educated me quite a bit, and Sam Bell of RIPDA, I looked into the [...]