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What is Sustainability? (04.02.2010)
Written by Randy Bisenz  

As the general population becomes more aware of our environmental challenges and the emerging energy crisis certain words have become popular in the media.  Not too many years ago words like sustainable, green or renewable would bring snickers from people who thought the environmental movement and search for alternative energy sources were just hoaxes perpetuated by those with purely political agendas.  Not anymore.  Just about everywhere you look in media and advertising people are talking green and sustainability.

One unfortunate side effect of having meaningful words become marketing buzzwords is that what these words mean and represent is often lost in a barrage of advertising and shallow quasi-news reporting.

The words sustainable and sustainability are powerful words with meaning that reveals great wisdom for the future of humankind.  It is important that we preserve the power of these words to help us understand what we must do to provide a high quality of life in the years ahead.  It would be tragic to be seduced by the spin doctors that because we put a green or sustainable label on something that we are properly addressing our long-term challenges.

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A History Lesson - Fiscal Discipline Reduces National Debt (05.06.2008)
Written by Bright Future Staff  

Problem:  Ballooning national debt has a negative effect on the value of a nationís currency, increases interest rates, and causes a larger proportion of tax revenue to be used to pay interest payments.

Solution:  When a nation commits to reducing debt it begins to take actions to make it happen.

The following was reprinted from the website maintained by the US White House during President Clintonís presidency

President Clinton: The United States on Track to Pay Off the Debt by End of the Decade

December 28, 2000

Today, President Clinton will announce that The United States is on course to eliminate its public debt within the next decade. The Administration also announced that we are projected to pay down $237 billion in debt in 2001. Due in part to a strong economy and the Presidentís commitment to fiscal discipline, the federal fiscal condition has improved for an unprecedented nine consecutive years.

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