America’s politicians have been selling their influence for votes and money since 1789, if not earlier. Those elected by “The People” who have gone to Washington to manage America’s affairs in the interest of their electorate have been the exception and not the rule. Most enter politics for self interest rather than out of any […]Read more "America __ $old Off to the Highest Bidder"
Correct me if I am wrong; but didn’t our ancestors fight a revolutionary war over the issue of taxation without representation some 250 years or so ago? So, tell me: how many of you feel that you are adequately represented in our federal government or any other level of government, for that matter? My guess […]Read more "Taxation Without Representation"
Charles Hugh Smith is the author of several books as well as the Of Two Minds blog. If you are not familiar with his writings, I highly recommend that you make “Of Two Minds” one of your regular pit stops. In his ltest post, he talks about America being three-and-a half society made up as follows: The […]Read more "Our Republic Has Become A Corrupt Democracy. Can It Be Saved?"
Hope you all had a great Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day is a good time to reflect on our liberties. Liberties that so many have fought for and died for to protect and preserve them for the rest of us. Not since World War II has our great nation been so threatened; both from within and from without. […]Read more "What if…and…Too many Kangaroos"