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The Economy? Go Progressive!

January 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment · Public Policy

It’s been generally explained to us that the Federal Government is just a brand identity that pretty much outsources all its major functions to corporations. One can see this in Haiti; private security contractors are the first in there and the military second after an almost three day lag behind  catastrophic events. This in itself says [...]

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Run With the Hunted

December 13th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Public Opinion

It’s no longer a choice of outlaw fashion to run with the hunted. It’s now time to employ as much animal cunning as you can to survive. Because at any time you might be trapped or poisoned, they might drive you along until you starve or die of disease or illness or exposure, or you [...]

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It’s Just My Job Five Days a Week

October 13th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Life, The Big Top

There is a part in “Catcher In the Rye” where Holden is talking to one of his peers and in the midst of their conversation the kid asks Holden, “Are you Catholic.” This question depresses Holden because he sees the question for what it really is: class profiling. This happens to everyone in life and [...]

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