Children around the world are taught basic lessons as they learn language, culture and how to navigate among their fellow embodied human beings.  Children are taught that harming others is bad and inflicting harm can result in others wanting to harm them in retaliation.  For some reason, this lesson seems not to have stuck or […]

Arrogance Calls this emergency that never was “an invasion” …of drugs …of gangs. The real invasion Was funded by the sale of tobacco and sugar And still defends itself Constitutionally With a “well-regulated militia”. The real invasion Spent 100 years staggering to the 21st Amendment Never sober enough to end lynching. The real invasion Labeled […]

In case you forgot… – The only thing Donald Trump has actually been successful at is being a celebrity. – Reality TV is scripted. – Trump and our government are just reading the lines that are written in the Constitution. And… – The hatred of Obama by many Americans for representing both black and liberal […]

Listening to the politicians and advisers orbiting Trump as they enable, justify and excuse his “policies” reminds me of the fact that there is nothing broken or dysfunctional in our government. What we are seeing is the way our government has worked since the beginning. What the white, rich and powerful don’t want to address, […]

Dear Senator Elizabeth Warren, As one of your constituents, I want to publicly and directly call for your help.  Not just as a passionate reformer and advocate but as someone who intimately understands the US Economy and the financial motivation that sits behind most of the deep and polarizing political entrenchment in Washington at this […]