Monthly Archives: July 2015

THE STEPS TOWARD FASCISM

There are four steps that have already occurred. The fifth and final step has yet to play out but all the pieces are in place. #1- Internment Camps These are not figments of the imagination, or the product of a

U. S. FOREIGN POLICY

The next war: If you want to predict the future, create it. Demonize countries and guarantee the next war by manipulating public opinion: fear of terrorists blowing up shopping centers, the threat of drug crazed men raping your daughters, the

NO MATTER WHO WINS, A SOCIOPATH IS ELECTED

Voters must by now recognize that 99% of those elected are incompetents at best, and at worst, true sociopaths. Yet the constant, naïve, pro-democracy mantra is, “We just need to elect the right people.” But, rarely do the “right people”

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A REPUBLICAN AND DEMOCRAT?

It’s a trick question. There is no difference between the two. Both parties compete for the same money while colluding to hide this fact. They provide the appearance of fiercely partisan conflict on social programs and “value” issues – abortion,

PRIVATE PRISONS

Racism is alive and well in America. Now it is a criminal justice system that targets people of color. Mass incarceration provides a gigantic windfall for the private prison industry. While the nation’s unprecedented rate of imprisonment deprives individuals of

THE FRAGILITY OF PROTEST MOVEMENTS

Two important distinctions exist between the protest movements of the 60s and today. Americans have 20% less free time now. Also, personal saving rates in the 60s were around 10%, more than twice today. So, having less free time along

GOVERNMENT MIND CONTROL

You are an unwitting participant in a Pavlovian experiment. You wander through a house bought for show not utility. You sit behind the wheel of your new car, ready to prove your worth through your possession. You consume the $100

U. S. FOREIGN POLICY

In September 2000 a group called ‘The Project for a new American Century’, which included the same old players: Paul Wolfowitz, Dick Cheney and Donald Rumsfeld, released a strategic treatise entitled Rebuilding America’s Defenses. That treatise may also have been

OBAMA CARE: A BAND-AID ON A FESTERING SORE

OBAMA CARE: A BAND-AID ON A FESTERING SORE No health care system in the world can afford to care for a population where 80% of the people are overweight and 50% are obese. Diabetes, heart disease, cancer, all caused by

THE TRUTH CONCERNING THE TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP)

All you really have to know is one thing…the rest is just filler. Do you know who wrote the TPP? If you said the corporations who will benefit from the agreement, you are correct. One a few legislators have read

WHAT HAPPENED TO BARAK OBAMA?

A RETROSPECTIVE ON THE BARAK OBAMA PRESIDENCY During the 2008 campaign, Mr. Obama made many grand promises to an American public who had endured eight years of George Bush and Republican rule. But rather than reversing the Bush policies, he