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Stephen M. Osborn is a freelance writer living on Camano Island in the Pacific Northwest. He is a columnist for the Populist Party website and has had a number of articles published internationally. He is an "Atomic Vet." (Operation Redwing, Bikini Atoll 1956, ) who has been very active working and writing for nuclear disarmament and world peace. He is a retired Fire Battalion Chief, lifelong sailor, writer, poet, philosopher, historian and former newspaper columnist. Much of his antiwar poetry may be found on the poetsagainstthewar.org site.
SHARE Wednesday, April 12, 2006 Someone In the Halls of Government Stole Diogenes' Lamp
DIOGENES was reputed to have walked about the streets of ancient Athens carrying a lighted lamp. When people stopped him to ask why, he would tell them, I am seeking an honest man. One day, he set the lamp down to eat a snack given him by a passerby. When he finished his repast, he bent down to find that someone had stolen his lamp!
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, November 26, 2006 Contract with America
A review of the Contract that We the People of the United States signed with the government of the United States, with reasons for its reestablishment and enforcement.
SHARE Sunday, January 17, 2010 Yet Another Letter from Mr. Obama
Obama wants us to dig into our rapidly diminishing pockets to aid Haiti, while increasing the war and Pentagon budges by hundreds of billion$
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, November 14, 2006 Clarification of the Uses of Impeachment
Impeachment is a tool set up by our Founding Fathers to be used to keep the government clean and honest. It is not a complicated thing, it should be quick and clean and decisive. Use it!
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, January 28, 2007 A Fatal Flaw in our Alleged Foreign Policy
There may not be much difference between a "terrorist" and a "patriot." It just depends upon which side you are supporting, or which side you find yourself.
SHARE Wednesday, May 31, 2006 This is a Test, it is Only a Test
Opposition to the Pentagon's latest scheme to launch ICBM's armed with conventional warheads at perceived miscreants around the world.
SHARE Wednesday, January 31, 2007 Countdown to Dictatorship
Bush is pushing us into a dictatorship and a nuclear war in Iran, in addition to escalating the Iraq quagmire. We had better start pushing back -- NOW!