Politically Incorrect: Prayer…

Accomplishing nothing while talking to yourself with your eyes closed.       Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms and observations have grown to over two thousand grenades and…

Politically Incorrect: We are the US of Oil.

  We are an oil company with an army. Our foreign policy is controlled by our appetite for oil. Taxpayers subsidize the oil industry. We build pipelines wherever Big Oil wants, the environment and Native people be damned. Even Obama was onboard with drilling in the Arctic. The oil industry controls the Departments of State,…

Politically Incorrect: To Hell with pro-choice.

  Abortion should be mandatory.     Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms and observations have grown to over two thousand grenades and articles. In addition to regular articles,…

Beyond Capitalism – Albert Einstein, 1949

Originally posted on Creative by Nature:
The following are excerpts from Albert Einstein’s essay “Why Socialism?” published in the May 1949 issue of the Monthly Review. In this article Einstein describes the systemic problems with capitalism. How as wealth and power is concentrated in the hands of a few the elites form an oligarchy, gaining control of the media…