February 2017

Daily Topics - Thursday February 16th, 2017

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Even Nixon in his worst moments wasn't this unstable

A single day doesn't pass without yet another major league security embarrassment emanating from the most incompetent WH administration. No wonder the Russians stationed a spy ship off the Delaware coast. Even they can't believe their luck and have to keep a ship off our shores to take it all in when they could just as easily use other less obvious means of spying. And to what end? An all out attack? I doubt that because they'd get clobbered and they know it. Blackmail. And the price of this blackmail won't be seen or even detected right off the bat.

STANDING ROCK

All the tar sands oil shipped from Canada through the Standing Rock pipeline is to be shipped world wide to the highest bidder and all the profits are to remain in the pockets of Big Oil. This pipeline DOES NOT help make America energy secure. This is US federal and state governments using your tax money to violently oppress First Nations Peoples objecting to a pipeline that was originally slated to pass through Bismark North Dakota, but after white protests is now being diverted through tribal lands.

Daily Topics - Wednesday February 15th, 2017

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WHAT CAN PENCE OFFER TO SAVE THE OROVILLE DAM?

DUE TO HIS RADICAL EXTREME CHRISTIAN BELIEFS, I WOULD EXPECT HIM TO ASK GOD TO COME DOWN AND STOP THE WATERS FROM OVERFLOWING. OR PERHAPS HE COULD ASK GOD TO OPEN ANOTHER PATHWAY SO THE WATERS CAN DRAIN SOMEWHERE ELSE.

OR, HE JUST MIGHT THINK THAT GOD IS PUNISHING THE PEOPLE AS THEY ARE UNDESERVING LIKE IN THE GREAT FLOOD.

PLESE NOTE THAT HE HASN'T SAID A WORD ABOUT THIS DISASTER EITHER OR LENDED SUPPORT. S0ME CHRISTIAN HE IS.

Women's political movements

Thom is talking about women's political movement a bit today. I think that everyone should check out Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace. It is a story that gives you hope for mankind. They nonviolently ended a civil war, got Charles Taylor convicted of war crimes, and it looks like they have brought back a republic government structure. The founder of the movement and another Liberian woman who is the first woman president in Africa shared in the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.

Daily Topics - Tuesday February 14th, 2017

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TRUMP Americas HERO

Stop trying to play Trump as Americas hero. The guy who said he'd drain the swamp , just hired a half a dozen Wall Street Goldman Sach's shysters. His billionaire staff have more wealth combined than the bottom 100 million third of all Americans . His intention is to use his time in office to create the largest transfer of public money into the pockets of his billionaire class buddies.

Deportations. How can Trump have it Both ways?

Obama was our “deporter in chief” but Herr Trumpf is, apparently deporting Felons. That’s Great because let’s say someone only has $500 to kill a couple enemies so they pay their assassin to get here from Mexico, he/she commits the killings and then is given a free ride back home on the deportee bus..? Is that the take-away from this new policy? If someone is a violent felon – worthy of our fear – shouldn’t they be prosecuted and sent to prison? How can we allow Dangerous people not only to evade justice but actually assist

Swamp Protection

Plant-covered swamps, unlike pavements and other non-swamp surfaces, are the earth's giant sponges.

Organized Money Is Dangerous To Democracy

The question that is constantly being asked, particularly on the talking heads on television, is "what do the Democrats have to do to regain political power?" What does it take?