Why Mega Corporations Are Bad

Mega-corporations. That's the name for a corporation that's grown so large that it eats other smaller ones. Like a virus. Kraft brands. I'd always preferred to buy them, especially after they openly supported Gay Rights, and same-sex marriage. But it's really interesting to find out what, exactly, Kraft owns. It isn't just the items that … Continue reading Why Mega Corporations Are Bad

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To Hell With Civility

To Hell With Civility I was on the side of civility. That we should let people eat wherever they want, regardless of who they are. But I was coming from the old school, where we leave alone people who are different.  Gays, Blacks, Latinos, Syrians, Palestinians, etc.  It should go without saying that I'm referring … Continue reading To Hell With Civility

Why Other Countries Hate the United States

I'm a vet.  A non-war vet.  And I'm ashamed every day when I hear about our military being sent somewhere, and I'm outraged by the demonization and victimization of those who are brave enough to stand up to their country's purveyors of crime and tell the world what they did.  Snowden, Manning, and several others … Continue reading Why Other Countries Hate the United States

The Campaign to Stop the Press From Doing Its Job

The Biggest Secret: My Life as a New York Times Reporter in the Shadow of the War on Terror ~ by James Risen "The Obama administration was demanding that I reveal the confidential sources I had relied on for a chapter about a botched CIA operation in my 2006 book, “State of War.” I had … Continue reading The Campaign to Stop the Press From Doing Its Job

The Reason for “Fake News” Accusations

"Fake News" has now become the favorite cry for those who don't like the truth thrown at them.  Whenever Donald Trump hears something he doesn't like, he says, "Fake News". Well, it isn't fake.  It's fact. But where and why did the "fake news" accusation start and why does it continue?  It's not thanks to … Continue reading The Reason for “Fake News” Accusations

We’re Heading For Another Oil War

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuDndMAn9rs&feature=share   You need to be informed. It may not be "sexy" but we've been programmed that way, to ignore what our gov't has been doing in order destabilize a country. You have heard the oft-used mantra about the last three "wars" we responded to, starting with Kuwait: we're there only because of the oil. … Continue reading We’re Heading For Another Oil War

Synthetic Weed is Made to Make Pot Look Harmful–& to Replace It

NEWSWEEK: Rat Poison Laced "Synthetic Marijuana Kills Four in Illinois, Officials Warn of People Coughing Up Blood and Internal Bleeding" "Even without the rat poison, synthetic marijuana tends to carry serious side effects including strokes, seizures and hallucinations. More than 450 people went to a hospital after taking synthetic cannabinoids between January 2010 and November … Continue reading Synthetic Weed is Made to Make Pot Look Harmful–& to Replace It