Michael Bonanno is an associate editor for OpEdNews.
He is also a published poet, essayist and musician who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Bonanno is a political progressive, not a Democratic Party apologist. He believes it's government's job to help the needy and that leaving the people's well being to the so called "private sector" is social suicide.
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170 Articles, 21 Quick Links, 235 Comments, 24 Diaries, 5 Polls
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(15 comments) SHARE Monday, August 29, 2011
Teabaggers; Children of the Sixties? ...teabaggers have hijacked the spirit of the protests which took place in the 60s and early 70s...
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, December 22, 2008
It's OK to say "Merry Christmas" Let me say right up front that it is not my intention to marginalize and disparage any religious belief in this article.
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Will "Americans Elect" Their President in 2012? We've all heard the cliché, "If something seems too good to be true, it probably is."
(4 comments) SHARE Monday, January 14, 2008
Is The Constitution Really That Unfair? Disclaimer: When I write that I've recently begun to seriously read The Constitution, one should note that the words "recently begun" are key. I'm not a constitutional lawyer. In fact, I'm not a lawyer at all. Consequently, I'm not, in any way shape or form, an expert on The Constitution of The Former United States of America (The FUSA hopefully to soon return to its former United state).
(7 comments) SHARE Sunday, June 20, 2010
Why Anarchism, Communism and Libertarianism are Pipe Dreams It was always a crap shoot with government.
(12 comments) SHARE Monday, December 20, 2010
LA Socialist Party Local Holds Organizing Meeting (Discussion with Mimi Soltysik, Local Chair) I think that for far too many, Los Angeles is a struggle. A struggle to pay rent, a struggle to find a job, a struggle to feed a family. As a result, Socialism is an approach that would offer the types of solutions many need.
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, January 10, 2010
Our Goal For 2010; Disprove Corporate Personhood Ultimately, the answer is for us, the real human citizens of the US, to not fear the corporations, but to remind them that they should fear us. Without us, they couldn't exist.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Bonanno Interviews Jarek Kupsc, Director, Writer and Star of "The Reflecting Pool" Part I Jarek Kupsc wrote, directed, starred in and is distributing the first theatrical, dramatic production (it's first screening was in New York City) which deals with an alternative explanation for 9/11.
(11 comments) SHARE Monday, December 8, 2008
Obama Will Revive FDR's "Failed" Policies I find hoping that one's government will fail before it's even inaugurated among the most despicable and unpatriotic stands an American can take.
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, January 23, 2010
Alliance for Democracy Joins National Cry of Outrage Over U.S. Supreme Court Opinion In lifting the previous federal ban on corporate "independent expenditures," the court has overridden laws in 22 states banning "independent expenditures" by corporations and unions.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, January 22, 2010
Democracy Unlimited of Humboldt County Launches Move to Amend The Constitution Once the Supreme Court's decision to give unlimited campaign contribution rights to corporations became official, DUHC launched a move to amend the Constitution to negate the court's decision.
SHARE Sunday, September 13, 2009
Taking the Trash to Task Before Barack Obama was even inaugurated in January of 2008, there was already one well organized web site dedicated to impeaching the then president-elect.
SHARE Saturday, August 30, 2008
Interview with Jarek Kupsc, Director, Writer and Star of "The Reflecting Pool" Part IV Jarek Kupsc wrote, directed, starred in and is distributing the first theatrical, dramatic production (it's first screening was in New York City) which deals with an alternative explanation for 9/11.
SHARE Sunday, September 16, 2007
Exclusive: OpEdNews Interviews Greg Gerritt, America's "Buy Nothing Day" Pioneer The message of "Buy Nothing Day" surrounds the consumerism that seems to have overtaken Americans.
SHARE Saturday, June 23, 2012
How Citizens United Killed the Gettysburg Address There is a more hideous side to all of the Supreme Court decisions which resulted in the Citizens United v The FEC decision, the 2010 decision that verified that corporations are, indeed, people.
(13 comments) SHARE Monday, October 8, 2007
Ayn Rand, Ron Paul and the Myth that Government Monopolizes Bureaucracy This is sort of a mish mash of ideas that have filled my head this morning. I say mish mash, although only two incidents, thus far, have gotten me so angry that I can spit nails.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 31, 2012
Does the Legal Responsibility of Business Outweigh the Ethical Responsibility? I'm really tired of hearing that government should be run like a business and that CEOs have a legal fiduciary responsibility to their shareholders to do whatever it takes to turn a profit.
(4 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 28, 2008
Interview with Jarek Kupsc, Director, Writer and Star of "The Reflecting Pool" - Part II Jarek Kupsc wrote, directed, starred in and is distributing the first theatrical, dramatic production (it's first screening was in New York City) which deals with an alternative explanation for 9/11.
(6 comments) SHARE Saturday, May 29, 2010
Why Rand and Ron Libertarianism Could Also be a Disaster One thing that I believe is certain about the Pauls is that they are not part of the political theater. They mean what they say and that, in conclusion, is what frightens me more than anything else.
(7 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 3, 2011
Here's Tea in Your Eye Unlike the clueless teabaggers, I want a government that governs.
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, December 28, 2009
This Blindness Can Be Cured Please, people, this is no conspiracy theory. This isn't 9/11 truthers or birthers or Kennedy assassination investigators or alien invasion followers. I'm not judging those. Those may or may not be real.
(6 comments) SHARE Thursday, October 7, 2010
What Obama Should do in the Next Two Years In fact, if his bill is voted down, I want him to use a signing statement to push it through anyway.
(9 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 7, 2009
Children Of God One concern I had when writing Children Of God is that it would be too long. However, I wanted to make sure that I covered all of the "biggies". It's 7 minutes and 35 seconds long and I haven't even scratched the surface.
(5 comments) SHARE Saturday, November 13, 2010
The Bending Cross I've been learning since 1998 or so that there is no Democratic Party or Republican Party. There is only The Corporatocracy
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, September 15, 2009
The People's Health Insurance Company Universal health care is something the US government should be providing for American citizens.
(3 comments) SHARE Wednesday, May 19, 2010
This is What They've Done to Us I could never really understand trickledown economics... I never could understand how a rising tide could lift all boats if people can't even afford boats.
SHARE Sunday, January 24, 2010
1984=2004? Our "Newly" Born Corporacracy If more people were aware of The Corporacracy in 2004, would The Supreme Court have made such an egregious decision on Thursday, January 21, 2010?
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, February 21, 2011
Confessions of Frustration I read the book WHEN CORPORATIONS RULE THE WORLD written by a man named David Korten. I became even more incensed.
(21 comments) SHARE Friday, November 28, 2008
The "Liberal" Media is Doing it Again "Ever since the attack on Sept. 11, 2001, our country has been safe."
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, December 5, 2010
The Masterpiece of Masterpiece Theater Who could have been making meaningful progress happen since January of 2008? Barack Obama! If things have to happen quickly, he should have morphed into President "No More Mister Nice Guy" a long time ago.
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Who Does The Killing? "No, I will not kill these people anymore. My mission is murky at best and I refuse to kill to support an obscure or illegal mission."
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Are Nonbelievers the Last Minority to face Discrimination? The irony is that we've had ballot initiatives in several states that outlaw Sharia law, but, even though it's been outlawed since the beginning of the republic, many feel that Judeo-Christian law is OK to force upon people.
(24 comments) SHARE Sunday, March 18, 2007
Socialism and Democracy The People's Combination The definition obtained from Dictionary.com implies that "social" is not only not negative, but also helpful in human relationships.
SHARE Tuesday, January 10, 2012
SPUSA Presidential Candidate Has a Big Plan In the spring of 1968, presidential candidate Richard Nixon led the effort calling for the U.S. Congress to adopt a system of income guarantees. It was publicly presented by President Nixon in August 1969, adopted in April 1970 by a large majority in the U.S. House of Representatives and was later rejected in the U.S. Senate.
SHARE Monday, February 23, 2009
Thread Does Not a Nation Make By the way, "Emblem makers offer sleeve flags in "right" and "left" configurations. The same should hold true for decals or other representation of the flag on the sides or windows of automobiles." It's good to know, I guess.
SHARE Wednesday, March 4, 2009
Barack Obama Just Another "Soldier Of Peace"? ...he is beginning to look more and more like another presidential soldier of "peace".
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Buy Nothing Day and the "Spirit" of Christmas What Greg Gerritt does in Rhode Island and a few have begun doing elsewhere is the kind of "celebration" that Jesus Christ, as portrayed in most of the New Testament, would have wanted to see.
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, February 16, 2009
Eugene Debs was a Socialist The closest The United States has ever come to having a Socialist president was in the 1908 presidential election when Eugene Debs collected 450,000 votes and again in 1912 when he received 900,000 votes.
(4 comments) SHARE Monday, January 19, 2009
Don't blame it all on President Bush As you recall, the PNAC is the neoconservative "club" which worked on answering the question, "Now that The Cold War is ended, what excuse can be used to continue to finance and build America's military?"
SHARE Monday, October 6, 2008
Only the Privileged Need Apply In 2000, the citizens of California voted to exclude same sex couples from the super special marriage club.
(5 comments) SHARE Saturday, April 23, 2011
Frustation with the Lack of Frustration Peoples' hues mean more than peoples' views.
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, May 24, 2010
Arizona, My Personal Assessment of Some Obvious Facts People from poor oppressive countries wouldn't come to this country if they had no reason to come.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 9, 2009
Message to a Racist This is fun, you know? And I'm not even finished yet.
(3 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 20, 2009
Let Them Have It What I've written in this short article is simplistic. I realize, however, that whichever way it would work would be much more complicated that I've made it seem.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, June 1, 2012
Job For Sale! Overturn Citizens United and any other previous rulings that led us to this buying of jobs.
(6 comments) SHARE Saturday, June 7, 2014
A Plea to the Left Leaning Talking Heads It's time the left leaning talking heads stopped their talking and starting leading.
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 30, 2008
"Obama's Expectations Unrealistic" (compared to what?) CEOs of large, multinational corporations are starting to crawl out of the woodwork in order to go to Washington and beg Congress for money.
SHARE Sunday, January 17, 2010
More Disaster Opportunism by True American Patriots "Get those bodies and that rubble out of the way! We've got another paradise to build for the wealthy!"
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, November 20, 2010
Please Contact Your Congressional Representatives (Unless Something Important Comes Up) ...trying to play fair to win is exactly what it appears that Barack Obama is doing and it appears he's failing miserably.
SHARE Friday, August 29, 2008
Interview with Jarek Kupsc, Director, Writer and Star of "The Reflecting Pool" Part III Jarek Kupsc wrote, directed, starred in and is distributing the first theatrical, dramatic production (it's first screening was in New York City) which deals with an alternative explanation for 9/11.
(2 comments) SHARE Friday, May 25, 2012
If we Turn Our Backs on god, god (and war) Will be in big Trouble Americans aren't getting into trouble nor will they get into trouble for turning their backs on "the spirit in the sky". Americans are getting into trouble for turning their backs on America.
(3 comments) SHARE Friday, July 27, 2012
False Equivalency? I Think Not "The NRA says guns don't kill people, people kill people, but I think the gun helps." - Eddie Izzard
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Democracy in the Workplace; A Corporate Nightmare Can you imagine what a Haitian would think he could do with $2.50 an hour?
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, December 1, 2008
Why Can't Americans Learn? It seems to me that, if The Depression and The New Deal taught us anything, it taught us, if the people in the middle and at the bottom cease to have money, then the people at the top will ultimately cease to have money.
SHARE Saturday, September 26, 2009
Gerritt Kicks Off 2009 Buy Nothing Day Year in and year out for the past 12 years, Green Party national delegate Greg Gerritt has done for people what far too many members of Congress are contemplating not doing in the debate over health care reform. For the past 12 years, Gerritt has been asking people to put aside their obsession with self wealth and think of others who may be less fortunate.
(7 comments) SHARE Thursday, October 25, 2012
Again; and Maybe this Time with Feeling I'm not writing this because of my heritage, but the Cosa Nostra has nothing on these corporate miscreants.
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, February 9, 2009
Is Fox Still Guarding the Thought House? The writer gives no hint whether or not he'd been on an interplanetary vacation for the past eight years...
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, October 17, 2011
Occupying a "Street" Will Ultimately Fail I remember Mr. Swanson saying something like, "If you've never been arrested for protesting against inequality, you're not trying hard enough." Really.
(7 comments) SHARE Sunday, April 19, 2009
And Then There Was This Two Year Old A lot of the real estate upon which tax hating, tea bagging racists held their "passionate", "grass roots" protests were state or federal parks paid for with taxes. It would have been neat if Obama showed up at one of those so called rallies and said, "All of you tax haters, get off the grass."
SHARE Tuesday, December 8, 2009
“Patriots” in the Health Care Debate What are some of the things these “patriots” complain about in opposing health care reform?
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor If those who wrote and approved The Constitution wanted The United States to be a Christian theocracy, it would seem that they would have been certain to include that fact in the law of the land. Alas, they did not and for good reason.
SHARE Sunday, March 2, 2008
Denial Lie after lie and some bombs from the sky proved the world's bully has trouble learnin'.
SHARE Wednesday, November 19, 2008
OpEdNews Interviews Greg Gerritt, America's "Buy Nothing Day" Pioneer - Revisited The message of "Buy Nothing Day" surrounds the consumerism that seems to have overtaken Americans.
SHARE Monday, March 9, 2009
EFCA - End of Factory Gods Returning to the Employee Free Choice Act, the myth that it takes away an employee's right to a private ballot isn't the only problem that our letter writer has.
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 20, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor ...I ultimately find this letter to be positive.
(2 comments) SHARE Saturday, January 29, 2011
I Soon Shall Find My Ki (Song) The lyrics to the following song were dependent upon the outcome of California's marijuana proposition.
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, February 26, 2011
Dedicated to Unions, the Saviours of the Working Class The following is a song. However, I'm hoping that this can be published in the OpEd section of this fine news outlet because it's an opinion held in 1936 by Alfred Hayes and Earl Robinson and famously expressed in 1969 in Woodstock, New York by Judy Collins.
SHARE Tuesday, August 1, 2006
The 9/11 Two Minute Study On Saturday, July 29, 2006, C-Span allowed radio host Alex Jones and a panel of people Jones considers "experts" to talk for two hours about the ongoing 9/11 "conspiracy theory".
(10 comments) SHARE Saturday, November 24, 2007
When Will the Light See the Dark of Day? California is not the only state where this is found and Lowe's and Home Depot are not the only retailers whose signs are bilingual.
SHARE Monday, December 15, 2008
Stupid Criminal Auditions What kind of criminal would go back to the scene of a crime to steal the rest of the booty?
SHARE Monday, January 12, 2009
Is Isolationism All Bad? "You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake."
(3 comments) SHARE Monday, January 5, 2009
Societal Irrelevance Right now, however, if all goes according to plan, there will be an Obama administration starting at 12 noon on January 20, 2009 and that administration will have much to prove and much with which to prove it.
SHARE Thursday, January 28, 2010
Serenading the Corporacracy (music-songs) President say he gonna help us pay for healthcare/as long as the insurance corporations rake in their share
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 27, 2008
A Matter of Space? I realize that newspapers limit letters to the editor to a specific number of words. This might be the reason why Obama opponents never seem to find enough space for facts. However, like the couple from Boise, many seem to find enough space for poorly veiled racism.
SHARE Saturday, November 29, 2008
The Failure of an American "Triumph" How could anything that The US "accomplished" in Iraq be a triumph?
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, July 17, 2006
Priority Number One Every side of the philosophical and ideological spectrum has its theory about why there's so much animosity in the country and about who's wrong and who's right. In truth, people aren't going back far enough or looking closely enough to really see where the problems begin.
SHARE Thursday, October 19, 2006
Fighting for Their Country? We need a military to be willing to defend this country. We should be grateful for a military that will defend its fellow American citizens (people) and the land upon which they live.
(16 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 5, 2007
Wanted Poetry and Music that Speaks to War and Other Progressive and Liberal Issues and Social Injustices "The Spirit speaks directly to our hearts through music. That's why music has always had such power to move people into positive action." -- Kenny Loggins
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 22, 2008
A "book learnin'" vs. Common Sense Look at Just One 9/11 Incident I know you've all heard it before, mostly from conservatives. "Yeah, he or she got lots of book learnin', but they don't got no common sense."
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, February 27, 2013
In Memory of Clay January (November 29, 1948 - February 6, 2013) ...I understand the task of trying to work as hard as possible at everything that would make everything better for everyone...
(12 comments) SHARE Wednesday, November 1, 2006
The Democratic Party is Not Broken What is a Democrat? The Democratic Party is the other pant leg on the "red and blue" pair of pants and is not broken.
SHARE Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Liberty Tree Releases Appeal for Move to Amend Constitution They've gone after our tax dollar. Our public services. Our jobs. Our schools. Our military. Our votes. Our future. Our freedoms. And the federal courts have helped them every step of the way.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, December 29, 2008
What Goes Around Taking care of those who do not work is but one entitlement which it seems the writer of this letter would "remove".
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, February 2, 2009
Fighting Tolerance According to the letter writer, "it has not been proven that one's sexual orientation is something a person is born with."
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Yet Another Attempt at a Wake-Up Call ...here's the catch...
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, July 4, 2010
Independence Day Wish I've published this poem every year since it was first published in 2004. This year will be no exception.
(5 comments) SHARE Sunday, June 3, 2007
Our Next Target The Mainstream Media It's time to start relentlessly catalyzing the mainstream media.
SHARE Monday, April 14, 2008
Stop the Theatrics One has to ask, "Whence did the myth that The Democratic Party is the party of the people come?"
(4 comments) SHARE Sunday, May 18, 2008
bushmen of the tidal basin summon me a lad and force his feet to feel the coals
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, November 8, 2012
There Couldn't be a Better Time to Challenge the Corporate Parties The labor movement became strong only because groups like The Wobblies (The Industrial Workers of the World) put their lives on the line and actually spilled blood.
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 17, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor All letters to the editor are debatable. Not many hot stories are broken via letters to the editor. They're almost always based upon opinion and even the opinions aren't always solidly covered by factual information.
SHARE Monday, March 16, 2009
Democrats Can't Even Win Successfully Could it be possible that, even though these Capitalist greed heads didn't listen to their constituents, they actually have heard and heeded a message? Maybe these self-serving lawmakers have understood with even more clarity the message sent to them by The Corporacracy.
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, February 16, 2008
In The Land Of The Free "Land Of The Free"...deals with torture and it begins by looking at torture from the perspective of a young, gung-ho soldier who's just gotten to Iraq and is ready to kick some Arab ass.
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Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor In his latest ad, Barrack Obama notes that John McCain doesn't know how to use a computer and doesn't know how to send an email.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 11, 2007
Give and They Shall Receive There's a quote attributed to Thomas Jefferson which says, "The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants."
SHARE Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Exploitation In Action Those of us who do the least bit of critical thinking will see it for what it is, a large multinational corporation exploiting kids and, then, us.
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, January 29, 2007
May Small Business Owners (and their employees) Live Long and Prosper No one, absolutely no one, should increase his or her economic standing by placing another human being on the road to economic hell
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 24, 2008
The One True Political Party ...there is merely one more political party than Iraq fielded under Saddam Hussein.
SHARE Tuesday, November 11, 2008
all you need is pr and wood then theres that impressionist portrait of jesus in my kitchen
(18 comments) SHARE Sunday, May 20, 2007
The Other Ron Paul The accolades that Paul is receiving from writers for a Progressive news outlet is very concerning.
SHARE Saturday, February 27, 2010
Gods Of The Factory (song) "The workers are more powerful with their hands in their pockets than all the property of the capitalists""
SHARE Saturday, May 18, 2013
I Long For A Better World (Music) I hope that you find this piece as meaningful as I meant it to be.
SHARE Saturday, August 30, 2008
The Reflecting Pool wins at The Moondance Film Festival 9/11 Truth oriented drama takes first prize in Moondance Columbine Category.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, July 26, 2010
Waiting for Life's Next Move (poetry) Meanwhile, just lying back, brain racing, mind spacing and waiting for life's next move.
SHARE Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor As it turned out, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi forgot the bring the table and, thus, had no place to put impeachment.
(2 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 20, 2008
Appetite Is it just that we are led by eating machines?
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, May 11, 2007
Just Americans Being Americans And that's just Americans being Americans.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, September 25, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor A tornado is nobody's fault. A hurricane is nobody's fault. An earthquake is nobody's fault.
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, November 14, 2006
Bush's Potential Liberal, Progressive Legacy All of this because Democrats now hold the purse strings and, if Bush wants to be known as a president who got things done, he'll have to get done many of the things proposed by the Democrats in congress. Being veto happy will not produce a positive legacy.
SHARE Thursday, September 18, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor What I do is to go to Online Newspapers. Despite the name, these newspapers aren't solely online papers as, say, OEN is. These are newspapers whose main audience might purchase them in print form, but also have an online site as well.
(3 comments) SHARE Friday, February 1, 2008
It Ain't Gonna Happen I listen to a very brilliant radio host almost every day. Thom Hartmann has taught me a great deal. He knows history. One of his callers said that his IQ grows 2 points every time he listens to Hartmann.
(6 comments) SHARE Monday, October 30, 2006
November 8, 2006 This article is not just meant to be a scary story or the prediction of a nightmare. This was written to generate the question "At what point in this story do the American people revert to some kind of radical next step to stop this from coming to fruition?" and to generate answers to that question.
SHARE Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Two Resolutions Eliminating the Two Term Presidency Limit; the Planting of a Nightmare? Do we need HJ Resolution 9 and HJ Resolution 24 � Is seamless leadership necessary during times of war and are we presently in a time of war?
SHARE Thursday, February 15, 2007
Answer to Ad That Will Change Everyone's Mind Until we stop projecting and start looking at what's true for us now, we are bound to continue to impulsively react to a future that will always be unknown to us.
SHARE Thursday, December 7, 2006
Shock Over Richards's Rant is Curious Michael Richards represents a whole lot more people in the FUSA than many may realize.
SHARE Monday, January 26, 2009
More Disinformation Was the writer insinuating that President Obama's statement to Stephanopoulos was a prelude to reneging on that campaign promise? If so, she obviously miscalculated.
SHARE Sunday, September 21, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor The debates can be very interesting, even without talking about lipstick, pigs and Paris Hilton.
(2 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 30, 2006
Here Are Some Crazy Theories for You Osama bin Laden is to 9/11 what Emmanuel Goldstein was to members of The Party in George Orwell's "1984".
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The Greatest Show on Earth? America is the greatest country in the world. Just ask an American.
(4 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 19, 2007
Emergency Anti War Convention - Philadelphia We need a paradigm!
SHARE Thursday, March 8, 2007
Yet More Human Ignorance I ask you search for the source compassion in your soul
(6 comments) SHARE Tuesday, January 2, 2007
Is There Still Time? In the 2006 elections, we elected the conservative Democratic Party to displace the even more conservative Republican Party. Voting in The Democrats was akin to running on ice.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, June 23, 2008
Apathy ...although I'm not particularly fond of the format, I am passionate about the content.
SHARE Wednesday, July 2, 2008
Independence Day Wish I have published this poem every year around this time since it was first published in 2004. This year will be no exception.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 13, 2006
The Downside of the Growing Popularity of Alternate 9/11 Theories Unlike the two bogus investigations that have taken place, we want an investigation which begins with the most obvious question, "Who did it?"
(2 comments) SHARE Sunday, September 28, 2008
What's in a Name Anybody know anything about The Democrat Party?
(4 comments) SHARE Friday, March 23, 2007
It's Time to Topple the Corporacracy The longer leadership based upon personal wealth continues, the further away the American people will get from being involved in the direction of their nation.
(8 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 31, 2006
Why do They do It? Who are the policemen and National Guardsmen who interfere with protest?
SHARE Friday, July 4, 2008
A Letter to a Retired Activist I admire John both for what he did for all those years and for what he's doing now...
SHARE Friday, September 19, 2008
Debatable Opinions; Letters to the Editor If you think that this man's letter, which was entitled "Obama math", is about Obama's tax plan, then the brilliance of the letter has been realized.
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It's Time to be Honest About Who and/or What We Do or Don't Support? If I'm a soldier, I'm insulted.
(1 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 15, 2008
New World Order Doesn't it sometimes appear that our loss is their main reason for wanting to perpetually win?
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, October 28, 2007
I Long For a Better World There's only one real time that exists for everyone; that time is now.
(4 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 19, 2006
Some Rights Just Have to be Surrendered "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." Benjamin Franklin Well, maybe.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, June 25, 2007
Attend the Emergency Anti War Convention!! An invitation to the: PHILADELPHIA EMERGENCY ANTI-WAR CONVENTION
SHARE Wednesday, January 17, 2007
Feeding the Hand That Kills You or at least kills your pawns Just when you thought that The Regime's done the most stupid, horrific thing it can do....
SHARE Thursday, July 12, 2007
Outside the System May be the Only Way Left We can't get enough people to agree on what has to be done to stop the madness in 2007, but too many are still waiting for Congress, whose members are truly protected by The Electoral College, to do something heroic.
(4 comments) SHARE Saturday, March 3, 2007
Hard to Believe Letters to the Editor ...six out of sixteen letters supported our invading Iran. Not only did they support the invasion, but their support was written in ways that only pro Regime people can write.
SHARE Thursday, July 19, 2007
It Could Happen: Dubelya Sends a Message to Rob Kall, Editor of OpEdNews Well, Rob, ya know, bein' president and all, I can get pretty busy at times.
SHARE Friday, September 14, 2007
New Song - "You Promised Us" "Do you have a flag?" = Eddie Izzard, Dressed To Kill"
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 4, 2007
Time to Order More Teflon They called Ronnie Ray-Guns "The Teflon President", but could he have made more use of the stuff than Dubya is making? A quick (as possible) review of why it's got to be time to order more Teflon.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, July 26, 2006
A Letter Sent to Bill Moyers I would urge all of you to join me in boycotting the professional politicians...
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, May 14, 2008
A Welcome Home They call 'em heroes, but they keep their return from our eyes.
SHARE Sunday, September 2, 2007
Crossroad Bridge #3 - the song I hope that poetry like Jim's and music like mine might play some part, albeit small, in bringing The Regime's attempt a world hegemony to its own unique conclusion.
SHARE Friday, August 11, 2006
Savages and Terrorists, Who Are They and Why? Lies can only be effective if people believe them.
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Iraq is Nothing Like Vietnam/Oh Yes it Is The Front Man Like sands through an hour glass, so will be the wars of our lives.
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, July 29, 2007
the Corporacracy ignore/the death sentence/that/The Corporacracy/has bestowed upon us
SHARE Friday, July 13, 2007
Video Proof of the Need for a "Nanny State" Watch this video and decide for yourself if the people who are talking about hiring practices are or are not in need of a "nanny" to watch over them.
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Terrorists in the House - Take Two Last month, the new chairman of the Arkansas Republican Party, Dennis Milligan, said, "At the end of the day, I believe fully the president is doing the right thing, and I think all we need is some attacks on American soil like we had on [Sept.11, 2001]."
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The Truths Contained in Ahmadinejad's Interview This is how empires ultimately fall.
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Quiz for the People Corporacracy, crystal clear, the golden few who own this sphere.
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Now is the Time Let's hope that Americans have become more enlightened since December of 2003.
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The Truths Contained in Ahmadinejad's Interview This is how empires ultimately fall.
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Addicted to "The Number" How is it that American CEOs can lay American workers off , send their jobs to third world nations and escape being labeled "unpatriotic" by The Regime's supporters? It's time to put people ahead of numbers.