June 2014 archive

Jun 29

Human Nature and Extinction

In Brief—According to Bay, humanity and a sizeable portion of our fellow creatures stand a no better than 5% chance of surviving this century. He gives examples of why he has come to this conclusion. You are invited to comment on his conclusions. ————————————————————————————————————————————————–  Too Little, Too Late— Why is extinction facing the inhabitants of …

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Jun 22

A Savage Indictment of the Iraq War

In Brief—A veteran of the Bush/Cheney Iraq War of 2003 expresses his outrage at the blind folly and bloody mess our leaders lied America into. More than a decade later as Iraq descends into chaos, it’s threatened again. Does America never learn that war is not the answer? ——————————————————————— Bunnies and Blood—  The link:   http://aattp.org/absolutely-nothing-a-veterans-savage-indictment-of-the-iraq-war/ …

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Jun 15

The Racist Roots of the Second Amendment

In Brief—The Second Amendment has been warped from its original intent by a partisan and inattentive Supreme Court coupled with pressure from the National Rifle Association (NRA) in thrall to the gun manufacturers. A new examination of history reveals that the Second Amendment was created by the founding fathers to win the support of the …

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Jun 07

Justice? What Justice?!

In Brief—For a nation that prides itself on being “a nation of laws,” America’s system of justice is badly broken and delivers inconsistent, belated or no justice at all. The author gives examples of the major problems afflicting the American system of “justice. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————-  *Fasten your seat belts. What follows will alarm  and anger you…as …

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