The Lovesong of Billy the Kid

Introduction Far Far Away on a distant planet of another galaxy and universe much like our own, with slightly less gravity and relatively the same physical laws that apply here on Earth and through out the Milky Way, there evolved a homo sap and other species with slightly less gravitas and relatively the same physiques, […]

Tax Cuts of, for & by the Rich

Tax Cuts Social Engineering by the Rich for the Rich Are GOP Trump tax cuts consciously or subconsciously engineered for the rich to increase their wealth and power?   Are GOP Trump tax cuts consciously or subconsciously engineered to keep the lower classes down? Mortgage deduction cuts make home ownership (which since the last economy […]

Bugged By NSA

Edward Snowden’s NSA’s leaks have exposed a ubiquitous surveillance system, which, though billed to defeat terrorism, has contributed to its escalation, by making more enemies. Our leadership has put fear in the minds of its citizens in order to steal the power to push their authoritarian agenda, and in so doing, have put the rest […]


Watched a broken, low-sound, can’t-read-subtitles, smartphone, way-out-in.the-hills versiĆ³n of MEDIASTAN last night, so I won’t quote any details. The documentary demonstrated how media worldwide, through intimidation, licit and illicit, has succumbed to the force of the powerful, and in varying degrees, failed to report the truth to the people. This, of course, is very worrisome, […]


By the US newly militarized government Chelsea (formerly Bradley) Manning has not been treated as a human being. And ironically, what lead Chelsea to become a whistleblower and her arrest was her humanitarianism. She is now serving a 35 year sentence in military prison for exposing war crimes and abuses of the powers that be. […]

Salient Points in the Syria Debate

Instead of the USual reactionary violent, military missiles and war, US could wait for the UN findings and support prosecution by the International Criminal Court. US could enforce existing sanctions and impose stricter ones like prosecuting banks that surreptitiously do business with the Assad regime. US could explain their own indiscretions and war crimes and […]

US Plutocrats Push Slick Trade

Ideally free trade can lead to healthy competition, but all parties involved must respect human rights and the environment, in order for all to benefit. Previous US free trade agreements have not respected human rights or the environment, and many countries are dropping out of trade agreements with US because of this disrespect. So the […]