(10 comments) SHARE Friday, October 4, 2019 Capitalism Works Great--Except When It Doesn't
Here's a challenge: name an important problem in America today that is not caused or exasperated by capitalistic greed. It has ruined what is left of our democracy. A massive restructure of our economic system is desperately needed.
(3 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Is This How Fascism Begins?
Does America have some of the same conditions that spawned fascism in the 1930s? There are similarities, enough to make us worry.
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, November 12, 2018 How the Media Serve Trump
The media has made Donald Trump. They wait impatiently for his next tweet or rant.
The corporate news media has given him millions in free, inadequately challenged advertising for his 2020 re-election campaign. The news media should rethink how they cover this president.
(9 comments) SHARE Monday, June 25, 2018 All Trump, All the Time: A Recipe For Disaster
Trump speaks and the news media report. But it's all one-sided. The press needs to report on what the opposition party, the Democrats, have to say. Otherwise, the country only hears the reality of Donald Trump. No wonder he is able to keep his approval rating as high as it is.
(21 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 28, 2017 The American People Never Win--Here's Why
The American people never seem to get what they want. The reason is that we live in an oligarchy, not a democracy. Billionaires and large corporations own this country and control the political process.
(27 comments) SHARE Friday, February 17, 2017 Will Trump Step Down?
Will Donald Trump resign from office in the next few weeks? I think the current Russian election collusion scandal combined with his fragile ego might cause him to step down sooner than later.
(10 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 13, 2016 The Good News About the 2016 Election
If there is any good thing about the 2016 presidential election, it is this: Being in control of the entire government, Trump and the Republicans must put up or shut up. They cannot blame Democrats and liberals if things go bad, which they likely will.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, October 3, 2016 98 Minutes That Changed History
98 minutes of debate may have given Hillary Clinton the presidency. The reason: Donald Trump revealed his true self while a national audience looked on.
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, June 30, 2016 How the Corporate Media Has Failed Us
America's corporate media has neglected to properly warn the public about two impending disasters: Climate and Terrorism. The consequences are deadly.
(21 comments) SHARE Saturday, March 26, 2016 Terrorists: Why Do They Want to Blow Us Up?
Missing from the commentaries and responses to the recent Belgium bombing was the basic question as to why Muslim extremists attack us. But isn't it obvious, and why don't we even want to talk about it?
(8 comments) SHARE Saturday, March 5, 2016 President Trump? It Ain't Gonna Happen
If Donald Trump won the GOP nomination, conservatives would run a 3rd party candidate against him. And if he didn't win the nomination, Trump would run as a 3rd party candidate. Either way, it's good news for the Democratic nominee.
(13 comments) SHARE Monday, November 23, 2015 How to Control Terrorism--A Radical Plan
How to get out of the endless cycle of violence: Get Our military out of the Middle East. Even more radical: Use the saved money to help Muslim countries. Long-term goal: Less violence and more peace.
(5 comments) SHARE Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Paul Ryan For President?
With the current Republican field floundering, could they turn to an outsider--Paul Ryan?
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The So-Called Threat From Iran
What do we have to fear from a nuclear Iran? Unless they are crazy or suicidal, Iran will not be using a nuclear weapon.
(9 comments) SHARE Sunday, February 8, 2015 A Radical Plan to Curb Terrorist Attacks in the West
Why not use the manpower and money we are wasting to fight wars in the Muslim world and instead go in there and rebuild and help them. It would change everything, and the risk of terrorist attacks would be drastically reduced.