Editorials

by / on August 16, 2015 at 6:55 am / in Editorials, Education, News, Old News, Society

School Officials Used Young Girl as ‘Bait’ in Rape Sting, She Was Raped and They Covered It Up

The people involved have attempted to defer liability for allowing this to happen.

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by / on January 3, 2015 at 11:00 am / in Culture, Dysfunctional family dynamics, Editorials, Education, Philosophy, Relationships, Religion, Society, Spirituality

In the Name of God

In the Name of God

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by / on December 14, 2014 at 11:17 am / in Current Events, Editorials, News, Society

Real Tea Party (GOP) Death Panels?

Under Obama’s health care law, from 2014 through 2016, the federal government will pay the full cost of opening Medicaid to anyone, who earns up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level, which is $15,282 for a single person this year. Over time, that share will decline until it reaches 90% in 2022 and future years. Compare that to […]

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by / on December 7, 2014 at 7:18 pm / in Celebrities, Current Events, Editorials, Politics

Time Magazine Top 100

According to Managing Editor, Nancy Gibbs, Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people (with Beyonce on the cover) are significant achievers of the past year and likely to continue their powerful ways. One assumes those already showcased in past issues, are less likely to currently appear. Remember the criteria is influential, not necessarily rich, though both attributes tend to coexist, and […]

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by / on December 6, 2014 at 8:12 pm / in Art, Body, Celebrities, Culture, Current Events, Editorials, Entertainment, Gender, Prejudice, Psychology

White Supremacy, Reality TV, and The African-American Woman

The history of African-American women in America is one in which there has been much joy and a lot of pain. It is not easy being a woman in this society, particularly an African-American woman because they have three strikes against them. They are women, strike one. They belong to a class that is associated with poverty and welfare, strike two. […]

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by / on April 23, 2014 at 9:12 pm / in Culture, Current Events, Editorials, Government

Corporate Takers!

An informed audience – at least one not sated with propaganda — would turn off the constant stream of demonization of the so-called “takers” perpetrated by Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity — the whole Fox News crew. If Fox were “fair and balanced,” their pitches of poop at the poor and the vulnerable would give equal time to pillorying rich takers, […]

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by / on April 23, 2014 at 9:09 pm / in Country, Culture, Current Events, Editorials, Government, Media

This Koch’s not for you!

A few months ago, the Washington Post looked inside the Koch brothers political empire[i].  The Post said, “The money flows through a complex maze of tax-exempt groups and limited liability corporations, creating multiple barriers that shield the identities of the donors.” Over twenty organizations are shown, but probably the biggest influence is Americans for Prosperity (AFP), masquerading as Tea Party […]

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by / on April 23, 2014 at 9:06 pm / in Country, Current Events, Editorials, Politics

Five in Robes

In poetry, this is the story of the right wing takeover of the Supreme Court, aided by the consent of the Senate. Supreme Court rulings, in effect, appointed George W. Bush president in 2000 over Al Gore. It later reduced individual rights and enhanced those of large corporations. The five right-wing justices opened the door for money to buy elections, […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 12:57 pm / in Current Events, Editorials, Education, News, Politics, Society

Chris Christie: User and Exploiter?

According to Lee Fang’s “Pensiongate” in The Nation, by the end of his first term as New Jersey (NJ) governor, Chris Christie placed state retiree assets in the hands of several hedge fund managers who have backed his political career, seeming to provide huge returns for comparatively modest campaign contributions to the Republican Governor’s Association  (RGA). You might say, “So […]

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by / on April 9, 2014 at 12:36 pm / in Art, Body, Editorials, Education, Entertainment, Miscellaneous, Sexuality

The Female Orgasm: From one Man’s Perspective

The clitoris is the only organ on the human body made with just one purpose: pleasure.

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