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I am nothing more than a patriotic American that is doing whatever I can to further the cause of democracy, the rule of law, and am extremely concerned in regard the slow creep of "soft fascism" that has been destroying America's middle-class.
I am currently disabled, have a background in Sales, Sales Management, and am an A+ Certified Computer technician. Somehow, I manage to live with a take-home income from Social Security that is $829.00 per month. I am not a professional writer and have been attempting to teach myself through trial and error. I have written part one of an autobiography that has been read by several people who state they couldn't put it down and two of those individuals have tried in vain to get it published. If I can ever find the time to rewrite the entire piece, I have been assured that it will likely be published; however, with our political climate in constant uproar, I believe that independent writers must apply themselves to provide information to the general public that our corrupt, corporate controlled Mainstream News Media refuses to publish. Practicing patriotism and fighting for what we believe in is not a part-time job.
My Sister is also disabled, and her total income per month to care for two children is only $480.00, so in addition to keeping my personal site up and running, I also provide a home and whatever else I can for my sister and her two children. When I write about the challenges our battered economy poses to those whom are financially challenged, it's often through personal experience and hardship. I often rely on real time experiences to give me the insight and fortitude to write with passion and resolve on issues that are affecting far too many millions of Americans.
Freedom is not free. Complacency and believing "the other guy" will stand-up for us has not - and never will succeed. We are only successful in our endeavors when we stand together in solidarity. Life free or die!
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 Inglorious, Seditious GOP Bastards; Tar And Feathers Is Too Good For Their Ilk (3 comments)
Numerous Fox affiliates and an ABC affiliate are broadcasting a vicious 25-minute infomercial that accuses President Barack Obama of harboring "hostility" towards America and ties him to malicious rhetoric. This is the most outrageous set of lies and innuendo that I have ever read. When they attempt to paint Obama as a Hamas sympathizer I believe it borders on sedition.
Monday, October 18, 2010 Obama Administration Is Handing-Over California's Midterm Election To The GOP (5 comments)
The Obama Administration sent a message to every voter in the United States this week which clearly states that it's useless to go to the polls and that our votes are meaningless especially those of California voters, one of our nation's largest Democratic States. It appears that America is dealing with another "Imperialistic Presidency" that each and every day is closely resembling that of the Bush Administration;
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 International Concern Over Iceland's Katla Volcano Erupting Soon Is Justified (2 comments)
Based on historic information, Iceland's Katla Volcano could erupt at any time. It has a history of erupting within six months after an Eyjafjallajökull eruption or as long as one year.
Unfortunately, as dangerous as this volcano is and its history of erupting within months of the Eyjafjallajökull Volcano is disturbing knowing that the Katla Volcano is 10 times more powerful than Eyjafjallajökull.
Sunday, September 26, 2010 An Alternative Rationale For Low Grades In School And Rising Drug Abuse (4 comments)
By now you're probably asking yourselves why I intertwined the failure of our school systems and drug abuse in the same article. Bear with me and I will illustrate why I believe both issues are intrinsically related, if not directly or indirectly caused by many of the same social issues and problems that affect almost the whole of the United States.
Sunday, April 25, 2010 Pew Research Center Shows Elites Have Destroyed America's Middle-Class (36 comments)
Is Fascism Winning Over Democracy? For all practical purposes, the Mainstream News Media in the United is misleading the public and acting as a government propaganda tool. Vital polls and assessments of the true impact of the Ruling Class War on America is non-existent, and I'm concerned that we are losing the class war - and losing it badly.
Saturday, April 10, 2010 Geithner And Government Protect Wall Street And Dump Main Street For India (4 comments)
Timothy Geithner, while on a two-day visit to India, pledged that our government would "not (to) harm India's IT outsourcing sector as it battles to create jobs at home in the worst labour market since the Great Depression of the 1930s." He went on to state that "protectionist measures to prevent jobs from migrating outside the country would do more harm to the US than good." (SIC)
Friday, April 2, 2010 The Michael Jackson Effect And "Pill Mills" (5 comments)
The DEA is using fear and intimidation to force physicians to quit prescribing, or drastically lower the dosages of drugs that are medically necessary for some chronic pain and anxiety patients and is referred to by Chronic Pain Clinics as the "Michael Jackson Effect."
Thursday, March 25, 2010 CRIME DOES PAY When It Involves Medicare/Medicaid Fraud (2 comments)
white-collar crime does pay -" and unless we address this lopsided miscarriage of justice (sic), the drug cartels win and the American public, as it has for years, winds-up funding a system that is utterly broken and in desperate need of repair.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 Google Leads The World In Corporate Ethics; Who Will Follow Their Example? (11 comments)
For the second time in four years, Google has demonstrated that they lead the world in corporate ethics and utilize a business model based on "Don't be Evil." I would imagine that many of us are hoping that the ethics Google subscribes to in running their own Corp. will help to set the standard for other company's who lack the courage and integrity that Google has demonstrated - even when it could hurt their profits.
Monday, March 22, 2010 Profits Made In China Are Destroying Lives And The Global Economy (4 comments)
Unbelievable as it may sound, China actually punishes people who are merely seeking medical attention in a tactic that is called "killing a chicken to scare the monkeys".
China defends detention of lead poisoning victims who sought medical help
Sunday, March 14, 2010 How Do We Open A Public Dialogue That Discusses How To Save Our Republic From Disaster? (11 comments)
There is a growing discontent with the government by the average American, and a whopping Eighty-Six Percent (86%) believe that our government is broken. To add to the public's belief that our government is broken and in dire need of immediate repair, we learn that: A majority of Americans believe that the federal government is "an immediate threat to the rights and freedoms of ordinary citizens," a new poll suggests.
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 Real Cause Of Tension Between China And USA Is Not Being Reported By MSM (7 comments)
The tension between China and the U.S. has been escalating for years; the reasons are complicated and fraught with several underlying issues that neither party will publicly admit, and as usual, our Mainstream News Media is keeping its citizens in the dark. Some of the tension is a grave matter of national security, and one issue was substantiated/discovered by Shawn Carpenter, a courageous employee of Sandia National Labs
Friday, January 29, 2010 How Could We Forgot The Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act?
All of us need to remember Senate Bill S-1959 and House Bill 1955. The "Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007″ was one of the most egregious assaults on the freedom and liberty of Americans that had ever been presented to Congress. (Notwithstanding the Patriot (Sic) Act.) It took hard work, and as people began to grasp the impact of this bill we can now state that overall, it was a success!
Saturday, October 3, 2009 Iran's Mixed Message; Does Iran Pose A Real Threat To Israel And Europe? (8 comments)
The situation in Iran is deteriorating and the winds of war are beginning to blow... Iran seems to believe they can play nuclear brinkmanship somewhat like North Korea, however, they didn't have an Israel to contend with, and the Israeli's are bound and determined not to be the victims of another holocaust.
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 Is It Time To Cross Partisan Lines and Unite To Fight A Common Enemy?
One phrase entered my mind, “Together we Stand, Divided we fall,” and that is what is occurring in our nation. We are being divided and fighting amongst one another, and while we're busy shouting accusations at the so-called opposition, our economy is being plundered and our nation is being conquered by the combined forces of Democrats and Republicans who are working together for corporate America - not “We the People."
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 The Wealthy Begin Tumbling Down With No End In Sight
Their arrogance and greed was mind-numbing as they outsourced America's light and heavy manufacturing to increase their bottom lines, but they forgot to factor the American consumer into their quest for money - and instead of acknowledging that the United States was the largest consumer of goods in the world, it takes money to purchase those items, necessities and luxuries alike - and in order to keep on buying,
Wednesday, August 19, 2009 Is President Obama Being Set-Up For Assassination? UPDATE 2 (16 comments)
We know from prior news reports that President Obama receives approximately three (3) death threats per day, more than any other President in history! Death threats by themselves don't concern me, as the Secret Service has the ability to protect a President in present day times unlike the period when JFK was assassinated. My concern is the Mainstream News Media. When the MSM begins to run this story, suspicion is warranted.
Thursday, August 13, 2009 President Obama, Your Administration Is Embracing Fascism (2 comments)
It is shocking that President Obama, knowing that the MSM is controlled by corporate America, is not doing anything to break this strangle-hold on on what is supposed to be news - but is propaganda. It's extremely sad that instead of appealing to the public - he went to the top corporate owners rather than the networks themselves when they were hesitant to broadcast his health care press conference.
Thursday, August 13, 2009 The Radicalization Of America By GOP Operatives And America's Future, Part 1 (6 comments)
I have always been a strong critic of the government spying on American citizens, however, today I am engaging in an abrupt about face - and I'll explain my rationale for supporting limited spying on American citizens. It is imperative that the government take action against these radical groups in order to ensure that our democratic process is not disrupted.I have always been a strong critic of the government spying on Americ
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 Important Facts You May Not Know About No Child Left Behind (2 comments)
We believe that our federal civil rights have been violated and that "No Child Left Behind" is wholly unconstitutional when money is a greater factor in a child's development rather than their actual performance and health. As always in this country, money trumps parent's rights and common sense.
Monday, August 10, 2009 Update On Earthquakes And Volcanic Activity Marching Northward (6 comments)
For those who live on the West Coast of the United States, I believe that a solid pattern has now established itself as I predicted in "Volcanic Activity Appears To Be Working It's Way Around The "Ring of Fire"- UPDATED."- Furthermore, after conducting countless hours of research and combing through geological data, I substantiated my claims when I posted: Disaster Lurks On Our Doorstep, And Americans Shrug!
Tuesday, August 4, 2009 Is China Weaponizing Plague that Can Kill Within 24 Hours? (1 comments)
Pneumonic plague poses a potentially increasing risk to humans in plague nonendemic regions either as a consequence of an aerosolized release or through importation of the disease. Pneumonic plague is person-to-person transmissible. How did China recognize this disease and control it so swiftly if they were not aware that it was coming - especially when it broke out in a remote area of China where they are known to hold their
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 Obama's Health Care Plan Is Being Crafted To Profit Big Pharma And Other Corporate Interests (5 comments)
I erroneously believed that supporting Obama would be "the lesser of the two evils." Looking back and now forward, it appears that the Obama Administration is simply an extension of the Bush administration, albeit with more finesse' and eloquence - but nevertheless, Obama now appears to be nothing more than another lying politician who beguiled America with his charm and charisma.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 Not Prosecuting Bush/Cheney Could Spell The End Of Democracy (19 comments)
If we fail to prosecute Bush/Cheney and their cabal of accomplices for the innumerable crimes against the U.S. and the global community, there's no question that we risk our own freedom and liberty. We made the mistake in the 1930's by not prosecuting Prescott Bush and the Wall Street traitors that sought to overthrow our government - and now we are faced with the same scenario again, when it could have been avoided.
Sunday, July 5, 2009 Who Poses The Most Danger To World Peace, Iran, North Korea, or Russia/China? (12 comments)
One thing is certain. The Bush administration has left the world more unstable than any time in my memory, and if Barack Obama is forced to take radical action to solve an issue which only force will resolve - we can thank the Bush administration for placing "land mines" throughout the world where the Obama administration is attempting to mend fences and bring back some trust and credibility to the United States
Sunday, June 21, 2009 Torture and Abuse are as American as Apple Pie (2 comments)
As long as we continue to torture people in the United States, how can we expect that we will quit torturing "Enemy Combatants?" I have been a victim of torture myself and I know that it does happen, and until we clean-up our own act in America's reform schools and prisons - it is a natural progression to torture those who have been deemed to be enemies of The United States.
Thursday, June 18, 2009 Social Services In Georgia Is Collapsing And Their Legal System Punishes The Sick And Disadvantaged (5 comments)
California is not the only state experiencing problems with their finances. Georgia's division of Family Services has had massive budget cuts and the state is forcing long time employees to quit as their workloads increase and their staff in some counties has been cut in half while their caseloads are rising at an unprecedented rate. The state is also misusing their truancy laws to punish families who have had sick children.
Sunday, May 17, 2009 As the Economy Worsens, A New America Is Emerging, Part 1 (4 comments)
During the last year or two, I have watched America's "Corapacy" take out their losses out on the public rather than using tried and true methods that enhance profitability that have a propensity to stabilize the economy in general; Greed, a message that tells America that we "don't count" is now the standard rather than an aberration.
Saturday, May 2, 2009 'When You Grow up on a Farm in Georgia, Your First Girlfriend Is a Mule' (8 comments)
I'm compelled to stand-up for my fellow Georgian's and make a few things clear. No, "When you grow up on a farm in Georgia, your first girlfriend is (not) a mule!" For a man that is seeking the governorship of Georgia, it seems unfair that he would seek to rationalize his aberrant behavior by claiming that it's the "norm" on Georgia farms. I wish that bestiality was the least of his issues, but this man believes in murder too.
Sunday, April 26, 2009 Are We Witnessing The Birth Of A Pandemic? (9 comments)
Because of the situation, the World Health Organization planned to consider raising the world pandemic flu alert to 4 from 3. Such a high level of alert - meaning that sustained human-to-human transmission of a new virus has been detected - has not been reached in recent years, even with the H5N1 avian flu circulating in Asia and Egypt, and would "really raise the hackles of everyone around the world," said Dr. Robert G. Webs
Thursday, April 23, 2009 Norton Anti-Virus Fails The Test - Beat by Free Software! (9 comments)
It's with a certain amount of sadness that I write this review, as I've been a loyal Norton customer for years and sold thousands of dollars of their software as it emerged as the best anti-virus software on the market. Some of their utilities are top-of-the line, however lately, Norton Anti-Virus has been failing on several levels. It isn't what it used to be, and that could wind-up costing you real money if you have a virus.
Saturday, March 14, 2009 Chuck Norris Is Advocating Armed Insurrection Against The United States (13 comments)
But now it's 2009, Barack Obama is in the White House, and the inventor of chun kuk (Chuck Norris) do is preaching the martial art of insurrection against the U.S. government. He also wants to run for - and no, I'm not making this up - "the president of Texas.": Violence is not the answer, and a civil war would guarantee that Martial Law would be declared in the United States.
Saturday, February 28, 2009 Nuremberg Trials Provide Legal Precedent For Prosecuting Purveyors Of Hate (28 comments)
During the Nuremberg Trials after World War II when Julius Streicher was convicted and subsequently hung for "Jew Baiting" provides us the legal precedent for prosecuting those that incite others to violence. There is also US legal precedent for prosecuting those who incite hate and violence.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 Tighten Your Seat Belts - This Recession Is Turning Into Another Great Depression! (8 comments)
Now that the "Stimulus" has been passed by the Senate, and we know what is contained in the package, it is obvious that the next round of this financial meltdown is guaranteed to cause the financial community to request more taxpayer money to "bailout" themselves from the billions in credit card and auto loan defaults that are already beginning to occur; for those of you that have the means, it's now time to prepare
Monday, February 16, 2009 Congress: Stop The Gouging On Gas Prices By Greedy Wall Street Speculators! (2 comments)
In the article posted by MSNBC which is quoted above, speculators were cited as one of the reasons for the price increases. The American public is tired of being gouged; in this economy, every penny counts, and gas is a commodity that each and every American that own a car has to buy, so naturally, it is a target for greedy Wall Street speculators who have already been responsible for a lot of our economic woes.
Thursday, February 12, 2009 Free Trade Is A Misnomer; So-Called Protectionism Is A Matter of Self Survival (28 comments)
Opting to outsource our light and heavy manufacturing, from the very beginning was destined to destroy our economy and turn us into a "service-based" economy", which we now know has destroyed the "American Dream" for millions of our citizens and has effectively destroyed our Middle-class. In order to pull this economy out of the toilet, it is vital to restore our light and heavy manufacturing base.
Monday, February 9, 2009 As Gas Prices Rise, MSM Disagrees Why Prices Are Rising (7 comments)
We all know that gas prices are rising, but as you attempt to understand why they are rising, your answer depends on which "News" you read. CNN published half-truths while MSNBC offered a more truthful detailed analysis of why gasoline prices are moving upward - and are likely to continue rising in price.
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 Inequities Within Medicaid/Medicare And The Dastardly Actions Of The DEA (2 comments)
There are blaring inadequacies in the Medicaid/Medicare system that doesn't take into account the burden of sick family members. I believe these programs were created in good faith, but the "terms" of these programs often place people further in debt, and unless they are fixed, millions of Americans will suffer from the ignorance of those who don't know how their legislation actually works. (Or doesn't work at all!)
Monday, February 2, 2009 President Obama, We Need A Short-term Solution - And Now! (8 comments)
Congress is attempting to build more FEMA Internment Camps under President Obama's watch - and the MSM is again ignoring news that has the potential to affect every American alive. As Americans watch in horror as the economy is nose-diving, it becomes obvious that our nation is desperately in need of a short-term solution, and a $500.00 stimulus check does not even come close to helping this nation stabilize our economy.
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 President Obama, Respect The Rule Of Law And Stop The Mergers! (1 comments)
As we watch in disbelief, our anti-trust laws are being ignored and huge monopolies are being formed in the United States - the last one between Pfizer/Wyeth happened on Obama's watch, and I believe that Presidents are bound to enforce ALL of our laws, not just the ones they choose to obey. This rapid consolidation of American businesses spells doom to the public - and we must make ourselves heard!
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Facts Suggest Motivation For 911 Far More Complicated Than Anyone Could Imagine (112 comments)
This report was brought to my attention by a subscriber to OpEd News; once I began reading the report, I couldn't put it down - and the revelations contained therein provide to the public a well-documented theory of "why" 911 happened, and for me, it was a shock to discover just how corrupt our government really is - and it certainly explains why relations with Russia have soured far beyond what most of us are led to believe.
Thursday, January 22, 2009 US Has Been Torturing Our Own Citizens, Including Children, For Decades
The US has been torturing children and adults for decades in or so-called Criminal (In)Justice System. How can we stop the torture of "enemy combatants" if we condone torture of US citizens on American Soil? We live in a "culture of torture", however, most Americans choose to look the other way rather than cleaning up the brutality and torture that occurs on a daily basis in our own backyard.
Friday, January 16, 2009 The "Nouveau Poor" - How They Can Be Heard And Actually Have "Clout" (11 comments)
We have reached the tipping point in the United States where the poor, disabled and disadvantaged are now second-class citizens. We have no rights, and America is feeding it's prison systems with those who cannot afford proper legal representation. Prisons are being privatized, some co-owned by Dick Cheney and his cabal of criminal accomplishes - so incarceration for even the most minimal of crimes is making corporations rich
Thursday, January 15, 2009 Forgotten Americans Are Still Falling Deeper Into The Rabbit Hole Of Financial Disaster (6 comments)
From my perspective, the "Financial Bailout" begun by the Bush administration has been a farce. Nothing the Bush administration has done has helped the average American - and especially those who live on fixed incomes. To make matters worse, as reported by AlterNet, President Bush has been working hard to drive America's poorest people into financial oblivion while ensuring that his corporate cronies are well compensated.
Monday, December 1, 2008 Don't Celebrate Yet - Martial Law And A Bush/Cheney Coup Is Still A Possibility (6 comments)
The situation is rapidly escalating, and we must ask ourselves who benefits if Pakistan and India declare War, which could easily escalate to a nuclear confrontation. The global community must urge India to proceed with the utmost amount of caution - plus, be very suspicious of any intelligence that originates from the United States or Great Briton.
Thursday, November 27, 2008 One-Hundred Billion Dollar Bailout That Will End Mortgage Crisis And Reduce Foreign Oil Dependence (2 comments)
The majority of Americans are of the opinion that the current bailout, now estimated at almost two trillion dollars, has done nothing to ease the mortgage crisis or help the average citizen. In fact, several economists have labeled the current bailout as transferring America's wealth to the wealthy, while the average American goes deeper into debt, millions are losing their homes to foreclosure, and the poor are growing.
Friday, November 21, 2008 China Is Attacking The U.S. - Yet We Still Fuel Their Economy. Why? (6 comments)
Unfortunately, my darkest fears have now become a reality. The greed of Wal-Mart, who led America's outsourcing and forced other corporations to do the same to stay competitive has allowed China to become a major military power, and their attacks on the United States are escalating, now with dire consequences:
Saturday, November 15, 2008 The Obama Backlash - Before And After, And It's Escalating! (9 comments)
Those in the GOP that have forgotten what our constitution embodies and continue to slam a President that hasn't even taken office are setting the stage to resist anything and everything the American people came out in droves to accomplish - and to remain silent, as the MSM is doing, is another long list of failures of the MSM to expose and chastise racism in the United States.
Saturday, October 25, 2008 Electronic Voting Machines And How To Help Save This Election (5 comments)
Based on a AP poll that attempted to hide Obama's real poll numbers and the "flipping of votes" is evidence of voter fraud, not "computer glitches." We must all be vigilant and when someone encounters one of these systems, they must demand that it be taken out of service immediately.
Thursday, October 16, 2008 CNN Is Presenting A "Fox Style" Assessment Of The Obama/McCain Race (6 comments)
CNN appears to be favoring McCain's bid at the Presidency, and their reporting is starting to resemble that of Fox News. CEO's are afraid of an Obama Presidency. Right-wing conservatives are sinking to new lows, even attempting to incite racial tensions within the United States.
Tuesday, September 30, 2008 Bush Declared War On The Taxpayer - It's Time To Fight As If Our Liberty & Freedom Depended On It! (5 comments)
The newest onslaught by President Bush against the American taxpayer is monumental in its enormity - and 700 Billion is only an estimate, on the low side I'm sure. As we witness this latest attack on the average American, it's important to know "why" this attack is occurring and what we can do to stop it. Bush removed the face of democracy and replaced it with that of fascism when he demanded that American taxpayers foot bill
Monday, September 29, 2008 Some Believe That Bush's Economic Bailout Is The Beginning Of The End Of Freedom In America (2 comments)
This is it. The spring was let loose some time ago, it's just now biting into our flesh. Call it "the beginning of the end" if you wish, but it will continue to get worse at a faster rate. And before people can get outraged enough to do anything about it another "false-flag" attack will occur to fling us into another war and total tyranny.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 US Economic Landscape Has Changed Forever - The Bailout Is Doomed To Failure
As Congress debates and seek to approve bailing-out our private businesses with taxpayer dollars, they are failing to mention one of the core reasons for our sorry economic condition; as long as they continue to debate an issue without discussing the underlying factors that led to our economic crisis all efforts are doomed to fail.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 Gas Shortage and Gas Lines in Georgia (10 comments)
Evidently, when you write an article on gas shortages within a certain city, no one bothers to check the situation on the ground. The Post is wrong and the gas crisis in Atlanta is worse than they have portrayed, and even Georgia's Governor seems to be disconnected from the reality of the situation.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 Fortune Magazine Reveals Why There Is A Gas Shortage - And Warns It Could Get Worse! (5 comments)
The body politic requires massive surgery to survive, and we need a "Presidectomy" to stem the flow of its treachery and hate for our constitution and the Bill of Rights. It's time for Americans to react to this criminal tragedy that is unfolding and demand that Bush and Cheney resign from office and allow someone else to stand watch on a nation that is reeling out of control. Enough is enough.
Friday, September 26, 2008 Now We Know More About Bush's October Surprise
Everyone is worrying about an "October Surprise." Part of that surprise was revealed yesterday, and it has dire implications and demonstrates the government is expecting "something big" to happen in the US. Bush is over-playing his hand on the financial crisis and is effectively scaring-off much of the foreign help that we may need to weather this crisis. The "shock doctrine" is meant for us so we cave-in from fear.