Category Archives: Sunday on the Front Stoop

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Why is criticizing our economic system taboo?

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Why is criticizing our economic system taboo?

Even Pope Francis gets in trouble when he suggests there is something terribly wrong with ‘economics as usual’. This would suggest that the economic belief systems are stronger than religious belief systems. Is this a good thing? http://storage.googleapis.com/bridges_programming_shows/7.2015/7.12.15_SOTFS_Taboo_to_Criticize_Economics.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | More Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Puff the Pope! Continued #3

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Puff the Pope! Continued #3

More reading and commenting on Pope Francis’s encyclical, “On Care for Our Common Home.”  What incredible timing for the release of this thoughtful and reasoned communication from an individual who has one of the larger ‘soapboxes’ on Earth.  Maybe not as large as it was hundreds of years ago, but still quite impressive.  The Pope… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Still talking about Pope Francis and his encyclical

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Still talking about Pope Francis and his encyclical

This time we really mean it.  We had an interesting guest last Friday and just let the conversation keep rolling.  We did not get back to reading the Popes writing.  But we will Sunday the 28th.  And we hope you will call in or comment by Chat.  Eventually we hope to record the whole encyclical… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – More on Pope Francis and his encyclical

Sunday on the Front Stoop – More on Pope Francis and his encyclical

We will continue to read from and comment on Pope Francis’s encyclical.  Please find the time to read it yourself and form your own opinions.  The sound bites and quotes that are going about on radio, internet and newspapers simply, as they say, don’t do him justice.  This is a profound, sincerely felt and inspired piece, written… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Discussing the the film Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Discussing the the film Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

As reported on Wikipedia: “Zeitgeist: Moving Forward is the third installment in Peter Joseph‘s Zeitgeist film trilogy. The film premiered at the JACC Theater in Los Angeles on January 15, 2011 at the Artivist Film Festival,[31] was released in theaters and online. As of November 2014, the film has over 22 million views on YouTube.[32] The film is arranged into four… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Why are we here?

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Why are we here?

Why are we here? This question has echoed down (up?) the ages from the beginning of human communication through language. The Greek philosophers were not the first to consider the reason for human existence. Records of previous conversations on this subject are long lost and if they were recorded on surfaces they have erroded away… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Political Parties…What are they Good For?

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Political Parties…What are they Good For?

We would like to see a major change in politics.  We would like to see all political parties eliminated.  NO Republican Party – NO Democratic Party – No Green Party – NOTHING !  Anyone who wants to run for any political position can!  We will be told their names and what their ideas are – PERIOD !… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – More about Bucky Fuller

Sunday on the Front Stoop – More about Bucky Fuller

We are continuing our ‘conversation’ with Bucky Fuller. Since it is no longer possible to speak with him personally, we will do the next best thing by referring to his writing and selecting some of his quotes to discuss. We will try to imagine what he would say about the state of economics today –… Listen In

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Pope Francis and Climate Change

Sunday on the Front Stoop – Pope Francis and Climate Change

Pope Francis climate change! Pope Francis is preparing to deliver an encyclical this summer on environmental degradation and the effects of human – caused climate change on the poor. He is urging world leaders to enact sweeping UN climate change accords in Paris in December. He wants to commit every nation to enact tough laws… Listen In

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