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Miscellaneous mini coasta...

Miscellaneous mini coastal posts

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: The following is a collection of mini-posts, some of which have been...

RECENT FROM People Issues

Trump’s climate sci...

Trump’s climate science jihad portends a more bigly U.S. carbon footprint

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. For those of us who perceive global warming and its horrifying ‘accoutrements’...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Congressman Garret Graves...

Congressman Garret Graves supports Trump’s attempted rollback of Clean Energy initiative

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On April 7 Mark Schliefstein reported in Nola.com|TheTimes-Picayune that Congressman...

Coastal news items through October 22...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. 1. Bragging about ignorance. “I’m not a scientist but…” This paean to...

Coastal news items through October 22, 2014. Reading between the lines.
posted on: Oct 22, 2014 | author: Admin

NY Times Magazine pays tribute to a L...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Lately I’ve been so distracted by the upcoming mid-term election that I neglected to call...

NY Times Magazine pays tribute to a Louisiana folk hero.
posted on: Oct 16, 2014 | author: Admin

An unreserved, unabashed, unexpurgate...

Editor’s note: since this post was published, respected political commentator Jeremy Alford provided an update...

An unreserved, unabashed, unexpurgated and unqualified endorsement of Edwin Edwards for Congress.
posted on: Oct 12, 2014 | author: Admin

Coastal conflicts of interest on the ...

Editor’s Note: This post represents the unauthorized use of copyrighted material from a website known as...

Coastal conflicts of interest on the part of aspiring congressman Garret Graves
posted on: Oct 12, 2014 | author: Admin
Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal official waffles on key sediment diversion project, cites rising cost. Smells political.

Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal official waffl...

posted on: Oct 9, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On September 30, 2014 the New Republic published an intriguing article by New Orleans-based writer Nathaniel Rich on the most...

Why not seal the Texas border against Ebola?

Why not seal the Texas border against Ebola?

posted on: Oct 7, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. I’ve been picking on the media a lot recently, with respect to coverage of the midterm elections. As pointed out by Miles...

More on the shallow media coverage of our midterm elections

More on the shallow media coverage of our mid...

posted on: Sep 30, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Jackson Browne wrote a haunting song called Before the Deluge in 1974, the year after I came to Louisiana, which I hear as eerily...

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