Learning not to trust each other in America, and not to trust America

Summary: Strong social cohesion distinguishes successful from failed States, and has long been a strength of America. A side effect of the 1%'s successful programs to build a New America on the ruins of the America-that-Once-Was is erosion of our social cohesion. From that, should it continue, we can expect bitter fruit. Today we look … Continue reading Learning not to trust each other in America, and not to trust America

Public employee unions – an anvil chained to the Democratic Party

Summary:  The Democratic Party has received one of the greatest boons possible in the madness of its major opponent. But they have a burden that offsets much of this advantage in their core supporters -- attorneys and public employee unions. The former exract their benefits from society like leeches, disliked but low-profile. The size of … Continue reading Public employee unions – an anvil chained to the Democratic Party

Public employee unions – an anvil chained to the Democratic Party

Summary:  The Democratic Party has received one of the greatest boons possible in the madness of its major opponent. But they have a burden that offsets much of this advantage in their core supporters -- attorneys and public employee unions. The former exract their benefits from society like leeches, disliked but low-profile. The size of … Continue reading Public employee unions – an anvil chained to the Democratic Party