Thought Of The Day. June 27, 2017

Instead of posting status updates on Facebook, I am now posting each apothegm, thought, observation, and witticism, here, as a Thought Of The Day. Status updates on Facebook disappear into the ether and cannot be relocated by readers. Before you leave, please take a moment to follow this blog by clicking on Follow in the…

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Will the Democratic Convention be 1968, All Over Again?

Like many in the anti-war movement in 1968, I had little confidence in the Democratic party. I believed that the Democratic party was going to shove Hubert Humphrey down our throats. I was right. As vice president under Lyndon Jonhnson, Humphrey was complicit in the murders of hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese civilians and 50,000…

Thought Of The Day. June 26, 2016

Instead of posting status updates on Facebook, I am now posting each apothegm, thought, observation, and witticism, here, as a Thought Of The Day. Status updates on Facebook disappear into the ether and cannot be relocated by readers. Before you leave, please take a moment to follow this blog by clicking on Follow in the…

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Law is the Enemy of Animals

If there is one overriding cause for animal abuse, exploitation, cruelty, and death it is our legal system. Under English Common Law, which is followed in almost every English speaking country, and under the Napoleonic Code, which is the basis of law in Civil Law jurisdictions, animals are considered to be personal property. Our task…

Thought Of The Day. June 25, 2016

Instead of posting status updates on Facebook, I am now posting each apothegm, thought, observation, and witticism, here, as a Thought Of The Day. Status updates on Facebook disappear into the ether and cannot be relocated by readers. Before you leave, please take a moment to follow this blog by clicking on Follow in the…

Thought Of The Day. June 24, 2016

Instead of posting status updates on Facebook, I am now posting each apothegm, thought, observation, and witticism, here, as a Thought Of The Day. Status updates on Facebook disappear into the ether and cannot be relocated by readers. Before you leave, please take a moment to follow this blog by clicking on Follow in the…