Revisiting States Rights (13 comments)
I see a growing sentiment toward revisiting the issue of states rights. The new conservatives openly talk of dismantling the Federal government. I have looked at what my state would be like if the conservatives here were left to rule without any Federal control. I don't like what I see.
Sunday, August 14, 2011
A BIG SECRET HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT (11 comments)
"In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists, and will persist." President Dwight Eisenhower Jan. 17, 1961
Even he couldn't have foreseen the extreme to which that prediction would materialize.