Author Archives: J. E. Clark

LESSONS IN FREEDOM

Every once in a while I read something that is so vital, so important, so timely, I must save it for myself and pass it along to others. The information below is essential for us to know, memorise and use … Continue reading

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ANNO SEPTIMO

‘Tis seven years Since you were taken From our arms, Longer still Since you have lain Between my breasts, Slaked of need, Bedewed with sweat, And hearts still racing From a love So freely given And returned. I love you … Continue reading

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THE LAIRD

In Memory of My Father Charles Albert Clark 16 October 1922 – 6 June 2016 I see your picture, The young seaman, Uniform pressed flat, The seams and creases Turned razor sharp, No wrinkles in sight. Then I see another … Continue reading

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WE, THE PEOPLE, . . . NOT

I am livid. I have been involved in politics for nearly 50 years and I cannot remember a point in all of those years when I have been as furious as I am today. I spent most of my afternoon … Continue reading

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WE HAVE THE STRENGTH

S.C. sheriff fires officer who threw student across a classroom On Monday, 26 October 2015, a police officer in a high school in Columbia, SC jerked a 16-year-old girl from her desk and threw her across the room before cuffing … Continue reading

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THE DOWNING OF MH-17: DUTCH SAFETY BOARD REPORT RELEASED

DUTCH SAFETY BOARD: BUK MISSILE DOWNED MH-17 The report of the Dutch Safety Board has been completed and released. Conclusions are that a Russian built Buk surface-to-air missile (SAM) of the type used by the rebels in Eastern Ukraine exploded … Continue reading

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A CRY FOR JUSTICE: CONGRESSIONAL BRINKSMANSHIP V. THE NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE

THE COMING BUDGET WAR Once again, we have come to the time of year when the annual federal budget is coming before Congress for a vote. And, once again, there is the intransigent standoff looming between the Republicans and Democrats. … Continue reading

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