One of the problems that I have been confronted with is the actual process of convincing people of what is really going on in our country. Many people believe that discussing politics and /or religion should not be done. It is OK for citizens to be misguided and misinformed by powerful information/propaganda centers such as Fox news. But, a common belief persists that you shouldn't bring up poitics or religion in social environments. We seem to have mostly opportunities to simply preach to ourselves.
I received this viral email (found after my response) from a family member and had to respond.
This is a terrible article.
Who voted in the 545?
by Dr. Woody | WWH - XCEPTIONAL: In the last 10 years, the Executive department of the US Gummint has arrogated unto itself an unprecedented number of ‘powers’ it had hitherto been forbidden the exercise of, either by convention or by fiat.
Obama is really overplaying his hand going into the 2012 elections with his assorted appointments throughout the Administration
"NETANYAHU SPAT in Obama's eye.The Republicans in the audience must have enjoyed that. Perhaps some Democrats too."
Here's Uri Avnery's essay on Netanyahu's address to the U.S. Congress:
The Gush Shalom team
The Patriot Act!?
To protect patriotic Americans or determine which American’s are “patriotic”?
Wind power wins :)