All Blog Posts Tagged 'infrastructures' (5)

CHINA’S 3-GORGES DAM: DAMNING ECO-FASCIST CATASTR0PHE DISCOURSE

CHINA’S 3-GORGES DAM: DAMNING ECO-FASCIST CATASTR0PHE DISCOURSE



Erle Frayne D. Argonza




Good morning to all ye global citizens! Goodwill and peace to you!



For this day I chose to peregrinate on the 3-Gorges Dam of China, a project that cost a whopping $23 Billion to build. The eco-fascist detractors of the project raised the specter of catastrophe that could result from a collapse of the dam infrastructure, so maybe its time to reflect about the giant… Continue

Added by Erle Frayne Argonza on September 25, 2010 at 2:21am — No Comments

INFRASTRUCTURES FOR PEACE: COMMENDING MINDANAO’S LANAO PROJECTS

Erle Frayne D. Argonza





Peace be with you! To all devout sons and daughters of Allah, love and peace!



Permit me, through this note, to commend an ongoing project in Mindanao (Philippines) that showcases the theme of ‘infrastructure for peace’. This is the GEM Project, short for Growth with Equity in Mindanao. Funded by the United States A.I.D., the GEM will ensue till 2012 yet.



A report titled “GEM program continues in Mindanao” (Manila Bulletin, 25… Continue

Added by Erle Frayne Argonza on September 17, 2010 at 2:04am — No Comments

US GENERAL: AFGHANISTAN’S A FAILURE, STRESSES DEVELOPMENT

Erle Frayne Argonza



Good day!



A retired US general recently spoke about the overall conduct of war in Afghanistan. To the surprise and chagrin of defense experts and officials, the general most candidly declared that Afghanistan was a disaster.



The retired general spoke more like a development expert than a uniformed defense official. Accordingly, there is no military solution to Afghanistan’s problems. The ideas proposed by the same (ret) uniformed official… Continue

Added by Erle Frayne Argonza on August 21, 2008 at 11:31pm — No Comments

US WATCH: TRANSPORT U.S. BACK TO PROSPERITY

Erle Frayne Argonza



The final feature of the US ‘real economy’ worth featuring is transportation & communications. This is among the most productive sectors that produce real wealth, contrasted to the ‘casino economy’ of predatory finance that produces wealth from out of wealth itself, producing really nothing worth our value. Broad as it is, let me focus on the transport sector.



Time was when the railway industry took off, inducing growth as soon as the… Continue

Added by Erle Frayne Argonza on August 12, 2008 at 4:16am — No Comments

US WATCH: INFRASTRUCTURE DECAY, NEEDS MASSIVE REDEVELOPMENT

Erle Frayne Argonza



A bridge has fallen, the Mississipi river flooded Orleans like some pathetic third world city, airports are too cramped up as they are incapable of containing the surge in passenger & cargo levels, the East Coast experienced the emergency shut down due to grid overload (causing massive blackout), railway tracks are thinning out and overall capacity is on downward trend, and more.



They seem to be unrelated, but for economists and sociologists the… Continue

Added by Erle Frayne Argonza on August 9, 2008 at 7:21pm — No Comments

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