Summary: Moving beyond the pieties, here is a look at the issues on both sides of the kneeling NFL players. Here we see the bolts are popping out of America's social machinery. Let's learn how to deal with these situations, since more of these lie in our future. The controversy over the NFL players kneeling … Continue reading Looking beyond the politics of the kneeling NFL players
Summary: The reactions to the Court's ruling on Obamacare and same sex marriage divide on predictable partisan grounds, as Americans seek what they want. We care little about Constitutional procedure and less about the work of making the machinery work as the Founders intended. It's the thinking typical of political regimes' last days, when belief … Continue reading The Left will rue the day they cheered an activist Court
Summary: Our system is changing; the Republic is dying. Events in Ferguson illustrate some aspects of this the police's militarization, alienation from the community, and increased use of force. Today we look at the last component of this cycle -- their immunity from consequences. It's not "just happening". Day by day our elites change the … Continue reading Police grow more powerful; the Republic slides another step into darkness. Can cellphone cameras save us?
Summary: It's fun to read the shocked, shocked reactions to the Supreme Court's latest gutting of the campaign finance laws. The 1% have been gathering wealth, income, and political power for 40 years. What did the Left expect the 1% to once they owned the high ground n every aspect of American society? Like Bruce … Continue reading Destroying campaign finance laws, another win for the 1%. Another step to a New America.
Summary: A cold clear look at the tactics and order of battle of us vs the 1%, plus some thoughts what we must do to win. What distinguishes the 1% from the rest of us? Many things, such as their fantastic wealth, income, and power. But perhaps the most important differences are that they … Continue reading Why the 1% is winning and we are not.