The Founding Fathers Would Be Ashamed of Us!

Our complaints against government today dwarf those complaints of our Founding Fathers 240 years ago. American revolutionaries took up arms against the Crown over modest taxes and an unresponsive King. The Founders of our republic sought to protect subsequent generations from oppressive government. They hadn’t a clue to the evils of capitalism or the power…

The Key To Ending The Corporate State

The corporations, the billionaires, and the oligarchs that control the US government through political bribery and manipulation of the media are not a unified group. They have different priorities and often competing, disparate, agendas. They share the same worldview, however. A worldview that the haves and the privileged and the monied should control government and…

The American Left Should Be Calling For A Constitutional Convention

Wall Street, Big Banks, and Big Business control our government, and they do so by buying candidates, buying elections, and bribing elected officials. And it is legal. And that’s the problem. Corporations, billionaires, and special interests can now throw all the money they want to at candidates, spend millions on campaigns, and bribe politicians. The…

When Religion Trumps Rights

In arguments before the Supreme Court in the Hobby Lobby case, lawyers listed a “parade of horribles” that would follow a decision favoring Hobby Lobby. Among concerns raised were that other plaintiffs could raise their religious opposition to other medical procedures as grounds to be exempted from requirements that they provide such care to their…