I’ve not had a chance to watch the inauguration. I’m told Donald Tump had a good speech. The news reads that there are injured police and over 100 people have been arrested. This is why Trump is our president. People like me (prior military with police officer father and brother) who are tired of the […]
How far have we strayed away from the visions the Founding Fathers had for the government of the United States of America?
As if things couldn’t get weirder now we have a group of bikers calling themselves the “Wall of Meat” and a group of Christians called the “Shield of Prayer” who vow to protect Donald Trump during the inauguration. Though the name “Wall of Meat” is… interesting, it is reminiscent of the Patriot Guard. I remember […]
Trump has questioned if the US should de-fund the UN in protest to its lack of effectiveness and in light of the United Nations draft resolution. This is an Egyptian-sponsored resolution that would condemn Israeli housing construction in East Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank. The resolution referred to the settlement as a “flagrant violation […]
Celebrities could make better use of their fame and riches than making speeches at awards shows.
A flurry of Justice Department lawsuits as Trump prepares to assume the presidency.
“You’re the boss. You have to act like it” ~Katherine Johnson (as played by Taraji P. Henson)
Reflections on the empire before its demise
Minimum wage increases don’t usually have the desired impact for most low-wage earners.
India’s Currency Cancellation: Seigniorage and Cantillon Effects
When you add up all forms of trade barriers imposed between 1990 and 2013, the biggest protectionist in the world isn’t China or Mexico, but the United States.
Why is it that our access to and pricing of food, clothing, car rides, home repairs, auto insurance, and every manner of digital service, have improved vastly in the last decade, while healthcare has become ever worse?
So many are complaining about others not paying taxes, while using the same tactics to reduce their own payments.