Category Archives: OP-ED

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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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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SLAVERY & THE FISHING INDUSTRY IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

Myanmar fisherman goes home after 22 years as a slave I am struck by how very sheltered my life has been. I live in the United States, and although poor, have lived a life of tremendous privilege when compared with … Continue reading

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REAL LIFE V. NRA LIES

I was 4 years old the first time I held a pistol in my hands and until I started moving around the country 40 years ago, guns were an ongoing part of my life. I was taught how to use … Continue reading

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OP-ED: KANYE WEST

KANYE WEST LEAVING THE COUNTRY BECAUSE IT’S RACIST In the above undated article from 2014 on MrConservative.com, Kanye West says that he leaving the US permanently due to the ignorance and blatant racism we have in this country. Evidently, what … Continue reading

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