How Stupid Are Our Public School Teachers?

There have been many times in my 26 years that I have run into things that make me speechless, at least temporarily. Most often, the force of an argument I hadn’t considered is the reason, but on very rare occasion, it will be because I am stunned at how ignorant people can be. This video…

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Hedges on Human Commodities

by Chris Hedges, one of the leftists whose understanding of the world is most deserving of respect… Barack Obama is a brand. And the Obama brand is designed to make us feel good about our government while corporate overlords loot the Treasury, armies of corporate lobbyists grease the palms of our elected officials, our corporate…

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Further Advances in the “War on Terror”

As election nears, I present facts that mean nothing. Why would facts mean nothing? Because taken the fact that the White House will be occupied by either Mitt Romney or Barack Obama for the next four years, nothing will change in the foreign affairs department. In fact, I predict that U.S. aggression toward foreign nations…

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Contra Voting

I, like many potential voters my age, am frustrated. I am frustrated with a system that disallows meaningful dissent except by way of voting for a man who is 95% identical to his “radical” “opponent.” I am frustrated with those who believe there is a large difference between the two candidates, but more than that,…

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All Muslims Are Terrorists

AmIRight, right wingers, Obama, et al?! Did I say Muslims? I meant Americans: I read that 23 percent of the world’s population is Muslim, or 1.6 billion people. Whatever the number is, it’s large. How many are terrorists out to terrorize westerners and push them out of areas they consider to be Muslim areas? How…

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