Power is Not Authority; A Case for Authority
Mention the word authority and quite a few of us prickle; sometimes due to fear; sometimes due to loyalty. We perceive…
Gaddafi’s Last Hope May Have Been Shot Down
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has been barely holding on to control of that nation for several months, despite wide…
Trump the Chump - From Business Hero to Groupon
Not sure if you all heard the latest news, but Groupon has just announced that they are not going to allow The Donald…
Where is Common Decency?
I saw an article on a manager of a Krogers store saying to a customer with food stamps, " Excuse me for working for…
The Underground Railroad USA History
Sometimes when a people are under their most oppression, that is when they truly are at their best it seems. And that…
UN Finally Condemns Iran - backed Assad’s Use
Finally, after four years that the Syrian people have been shedding their blood, the United Nations Security Council…
Politics Articles (389)
When Former Associates Attack: Not Just Palin Around Anymore
A former member of Sarah Palin’s staff and reportedly a close member of the inner circle is about to release a tell all book that has been called, by all accounts, controversial and scathing at best. That book, culled from a huge number of emails that were sent to and…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Could 9/11 Be An Inside Job
I know that, just think of the World Trade Center disaster in 2001, gives us an uneasy feeling of insecurity and vulnerability. This was the first time they were attacked on our soil. But what if it is not terrorists, caused by attacks? There are many theories out there as…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 06, 2011  
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Obama Bullying Speech- Obama Anti Bullying Campaign Helps Support Vitims Of Bullycide
Every so often, we hear on the news or know someone that is a victim of bullycide. Well, recently, President Obama did a bullying speech and now has created an anti bullying campaign in effort to help stop bullying. What is bullycide? Bullycide is basically someone who comits sucide in…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Mar 10, 2011  
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Mubarak And Others Facing Charges: Will Justice Prevail for Egypt?
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarek, his wife Suzanne and their two sons as well as a business associate are likely to be facing a variety of charges including corruption as well as murder in the deaths of over eight hundred protesters. The Prosecutor General will likely seek the charges of…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Birthplace Controversy
Birth certificates give us important information and help us to prove without a doubt our lineage, our full names, place of birth, our birth date. They also prove our parents names and can also include the signature of a witness. President Barrack Hussein Obama's place of birth has come into…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 11, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden Dead
Clarence Darrow once said, "I have never killed anyone, but I have read some obituary notices with great satisfaction." I am writing an obituary for Osama bin Laden. Osama bin Laden is dead and while I was not involved with his death, I have experienced remorse that he was not…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 07, 2011  
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Gop And the Wall Street Protests
Boston Globe AP Article October 16, 2011 An interesting article published in the newspaper above had me chuckling. Mr. Axelrod one of President Obama's advisors stated in an interview on ABC's "This Week," "The GOP doesn't understand the Wall Street's protests show that American wants a fair shake". They Understand…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 16, 2011  
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Gaddafi’s Last Hope May Have Been Shot Down After Recent Summit
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has been barely holding on to control of that nation for several months, despite wide spread calls for his removal. There had been some interludes toward Russia as the last hope for remaining in power. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has decried the NATO missions over Tripoli…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 28, 2011  
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Polls Show: Trump’s A Chump, Should Not Stump
Should Donald Trump actually make a serious bid for the Republican Presidential nomination, or not? Trump will make his announcement sometime in June, however, according to the most recent poll numbers, he won’t be taken seriously, even among those in his own party. The CNN/Opinion Research poll showed that while…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 09, 2011  
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Marie Osmond, The Media, and Postpartum
Are media stories about postpartum making you nuts? Marie Osmond and her Brother Donny are back singing together and they are all over the media of late. It reminds me when, about 12 years ago, when Marie Osmond came out with a story of her postpartum plight, which was the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jun 01, 2011  
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The US Debt Crisis: Good News And Bad News
Well folks, the proverbial snowball is going to continue to keep rolling down the mountain. With the debt ceiling agreement deadline looming, it looks like the Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid along with Presient Barack Obama have finally caved, and have agreed, along with the Senate Republicans to raise the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 01, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward
Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward Now that Osama Bin Laden has been killed, what is going to happen to the $50 million dollar reward. Well, maybe nothing will happen with it. Jay Carney, a white House spokesman, said that no one took the proper steps to be eligible…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 10, 2011  
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Q&A With Charles Hendry
In May 2010 Charles Hendry was appointed as Minister of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) and now presides over the biggest decisions that affect the renewable energy sector. Finn Langley talks to him about conflicting manifestos, coalition’s plans for renewable energy and his personal motivations.   …
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Sep 30, 2011  
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Whats In It For Me?
The economy of the US and many other area’s in the world is at a low. Often when strapped with hard times, its possible for some to reflect upon the finer things in life, things that money can’t buy: Having a family gathering, taking a trip to the river, fishing…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 18, 2011  
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Trump the Chump - From Business Hero to Groupon Bust
Not sure if you all heard the latest news, but Groupon has just announced that they are not going to allow The Donald to post Apprentice site ads on Groupon after a slew of customer complaints, and for a better word, an uprising. Who blames them.... Well, not Jerry Seinfield.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 28, 2011  
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The Ticks Of Politics
Our political arena could benefit with a massive research into finding a way to control its recent influx of tics. Two namely tics are; poli-tics and luni-tics, they're destroying our government and its professional operation that we used to be accustomed to. Some might blame this awful epidemic of tics…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 25, 2011  
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Entitlement Program
Entitlement Programs: At what point does the helping hand become an enabling hand? “If you give a man a fish, you will feed him for a day, if you teach a man how to fish you will feed him for a lifetime.” Working first hand in the legal field with…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 17, 2011  
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Family Feuds
You’ve got Credit. A Visa, a MasterCard, that Home Equity Line of Credit you’ve had for years. Obama has credit too. His is called the debt ceiling. You’ve got a perfect credit score of 800, although you know it doesn’t deserve to be that high The USA has a triple…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jul 27, 2011  
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Obama Debt Relief
The U.S. economy is still suffering in the recession. Job Losses are at an all time high in the last two years. Because of this, Americans are struggling more than ever. They are facing bankruptcy and foreclosure. As of now, the economy has still not fully recovered and we majorly…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 18, 2011  
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Stop the Lies
I recently published an article on the annoyance of political ads on TV. This being an election year, the ads are on all the time. The Supreme Court in all its wisdom said that you cannot limit the amount of spending on political ads nor can you limit the amount…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 27, 2012  
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2012 - The End?
There have been a lot of documentaries on the History, Discovery, Animal Planet, and even the SyFy Channel about the year 2012. There have been half a dozen movies made (mostly bad) about the “end of times” as predicted by the ancient Mayans. This weekend I saw a special about…
By:  in  Politics   Feb 10, 2012  
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Heroes Are Born Not Raised
Michael McDonagh doesn’t see himself as a hero, “Not at all, we just did what we had to do” he says, in reference to the incident in Kilrush in July of 1994. McDonagh, then a uniformed Garda, together with his friend and colleague Michael Ryan of Summerhill in Ennis, showed,…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 19, 2016  
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UN Finally Condemns Iran - backed Assad’s Use Of Barrel Bombs In Syria
Finally, after four years that the Syrian people have been shedding their blood, the United Nations Security Council just recently condemned continued indiscriminate attacks on civilians in Syria, including aerial bombardment and barrel bombings that Western powers say only the government is capable of carrying out. What the council forgot…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jun 09, 2015  
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Secretary Clinton Goes to Libya: What Did Hillary Clintons Trip Possibly Accomplish?
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Libya's capital city, Tripoli for the first upper level meeting in that country since the end of Moammar Gadhafi's rule. That government ended at the end of summer after forty two years in power. Gadhafi, his son, a brother in law and…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 19, 2011  
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History is Being Made
When I was 16 years old I was living history and didn't understand it. I am 60 now and feel like I am living history again. When I was sixteen I was learning the power of a group of people registering their unhappiness with a political system that sent kids…
By:  in  Politics   Jun 28, 2015  
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Sequester Problems But Only for Those Who Matter
When you type sequester into Google for news you will probably come up with a result about the FAA cuts affecting air travel. Although there is a great deal to be said about how the FAA cuts will and are effecting air travel I believe there are far greater consequences…
By:  in  Politics   Apr 30, 2013  
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The Middle And Poor Class Are Being Bamboozled By the Wealthy
I recall a time in my younger years while at the workplace, I was determined to win a game of three-card Monte against an older gentleman. Every time we had a break, I would seek out the old fellow for another chance to win. If I were smart, I would…
By:  in  Politics   Apr 06, 2012  
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Deficit Super Committee: With Deadline Looming, Bipartisan Games Continue
The Congressional Super Committee, the bipartisan group charged with finding a way to balance the federal budget is approaching its November deadline but is no closer to a working deal that both sides can agree on. Officially, the goal was to slash over a trillion dollars from the already inflated…
By:  in  Politics   Nov 19, 2011  
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What is the Cato Institute?
The Cato Institute was founded in 1977 by the Koch Brothers. According to it’s website it is a “public policy research organization — a think tank – dedicated to the principles of individual liberty, limited government, free markets and peace. Its scholars and analysts conduct independent, nonpartisan research on a…
By:  in  Politics   Aug 14, 2015  
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Gridlock Not Necessarily Bad
Gridlock is not all bad. Congress doesn't have to pass a new bill every day. Good government means good quality laws, not quantity of laws. It was government working all too smoothly - gridlock free, if you will - that gave us the catastrophe that is Obamacare. Gridlock can be…
By:  in  Politics   Dec 28, 2013  
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It has been a month since my last post on the EU treaty and break down in coalition as well as in…
Federalism is a legal and political concept suggesting that law is best made in a twofold relationship:…
An anti-domestic violence group is asking the House GOP to eliminate or greatly modify some protections…
When terrorism was at its highest peak in the time of Osama Bin Laden, with a threat to blow up entire…
The chill went down the spine all over the world when the news from Norway got out that some insane…
Michele Bachman's presidential campaign has had yet another major shakeup in the last week after…

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