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Scandal, Crisis, and Opportunity: The American Political Process

Scandal, Crisis, and Opportunity: The American Political Process

And for those memes on the social media front that state that the Panama Papers are going to change everything… it will change some things. I expect political contributions will go up and job offers at the revolving door of the political process will be revving up to full speed.

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The Path

The Path

Once in the Forest Clear and sunny they say A Dung beetle yelled loud This must be the day Today I must chose Decide how I roll For I work real hard And I just have to know Which path […]

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It used to be what? The History of the Pledge of Allegiance.

It used to be what? The History of the Pledge of Allegiance.

Outrageous image taken days ago at a recent Trump Rally Seems nothing instantly produces such strong reaction as anything associated with Hitler. Especially a crowd with raised hands towards a controversial political figure. But how about a little bit of […]

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A Wee Bit of Climate Hope as 2016 Begins

A Wee Bit of Climate Hope as 2016 Begins

The year 2015 was the warmest one ever recorded, and a progression in an undeniable trend. It broke a record set in the previous year and, as Steve Connor wrote a few months ago in The Independent, “should melt away […]

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The Tragedy of the Hiroshima Maidens

The Tragedy of the Hiroshima Maidens

It has been seventy years since the world was introduced to a potential world ending technology when the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima at exactly 8:15 am. Contrary to a commonly held belief, […]

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S.C. (a poem)

S.C. (a poem)

How did we get to the state where love and reason lose to hate? A Dixie boy gets smiling faces and loathes because they’re not his race’s. He pledged allegiance to the flag of the United States of White Supremacy. […]

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Magna Carta: No One is Above the Law

Magna Carta: No One is Above the Law

A highly influential document turns 800 years old in June. The Magna Carta, which in Latin means “great charter,” is a milestone in the development of human rights and limitations on powers of the state. England’s King John, in agreeing to […]

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Get Out and LOTE?

Get Out and LOTE?

  LOTE – The lesser of two evils principle (or lesser evil principle) is the principle that when given two bad choices, the one which is not as bad as the other should be chosen over the one that is the greater threat. LOTE. […]

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Who Said it? Galileo Galilei or Ted Cruz?

Who Said it? Galileo Galilei or Ted Cruz?

In a recent interview, presidential candidate Ted Cruz said that contemporary “global warming alarmists are the equivalent of the flat-Earthers. You know it used to be it is accepted scientific wisdom the Earth is flat, and this heretic named Galileo was branded a denier,” […]

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Manifesting Fairy Tales and a Better World

Manifesting Fairy Tales and a Better World

When I was in the process of finding the man of my dreams, a mission I pursued for years without success, I consulted my friend Max, the psychic life coach and hairdresser. Max specializes in the Law of Attraction, and one […]

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