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Teacher: Hurricane Sandy a Result of 'Massive Theft of Atmospheric Commons'

The Obama Timeline author Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 3:11 PM
I'll bet $50 that Oregon high school teacher Tim Swinehart drives a car that uses gasoline and uses natural gas to heat his home.
MikefromDE Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 4:09 PM
I wouldn’t take that bet. You are probably right. Or worse, he has one of those electric cars whose battery is an ecological disaster.
Social justice activist teachers see natural disasters like the recent Hurricane Sandy as opportunities to bring their political agendas into the classroom.

And they rarely miss an opportunity.

Writing for the far-left Zinn Education Project (named for the late communist professor Howard Zinn), Portland, Oregon high school teacher Tim Swinehart opined:

“Hurricane Sandy, and the superstorms that will follow, are not just acts of nature—they are products of a massive theft of the atmospheric commons shared by all life on the planet. Every dollar of profit made by fossil fuel companies relies on polluting our shared atmosphere...