"Renaissance Thinking About the Issues of Our Day"
Their is a saying:
If you put a lobster in hot water it will jump out, but if you put it in cold water and slowly turn up the heat it will remain their until it dieds.
Well, in Joliet IL and all over the progessive government local and federal are installing red light cameras and police montor cameras
in locations to watch over us. Is that fair? or what. The Progessives claim the Republicans are doing it, but why are the Progessives doing it.
Barack's Betrayals Offer Lessons We Can't DenyYet, at the same time, many of us who now know how we have been used will vote for him again, because, as he rightly calculates, there is no one else, and the alternative is even worse.
This article states the problem, gives a 200 year proven world solution and with your consent goes the extra step and cleans up the whole mess. The problem; Libertarians are a small faction who have no understanding of the whole and the commons that belong to the whole as was taught in civics class.
No, no, no. I'm not being paid to write this. But, for arguments' sake:
Corporate personhood is an extension of the rights of man. We should rejoice in the extension of human rights because, for one, rights come with responsibilities.
Romney famously pointed out that corporations are people because people individually accrue benefits from incorporating together.
God, which is different for everyone that believes in it, has some great power. Well even a great power makes mistakes! I think God made a zip file for his mistakes and labeled it Republicans. ,
Cross-posted at Firedoglake.com and Docudharma.com
Today (hour 1 8-30-11) Thom was talking to, I think, John Podesta and I caught him saying..."we need to get Obama reelected"...
That is so wrong on so many levels. "We", if you include most real Progressives, will NOT be working to get this corporatist sellout reelected. In fact, it's imperative that he be defeated.
I am looking for a sustainable model of culture that we can all get along with.