Trans-Pacific Partnership __ The Next (Secret) Step Toward A New World Order?

Why is a so-called “free trade agreement” being negotiated in secret; even from the Senate oversight committee? The trade agreement in question is called the Trans-Pacific Partnership, in which the United States is negotiating with the following countries: Australia, Brunei, Chile, Canada, Malaysia, New Zealand, Mexico, Peru, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, and possibly South Korea. The […]

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Without a Rudder or a Sail

Will Rodgers once said:  “I am not a member of an organized political party. I am a Democrat.” He would have made the same point if he had said he was a Republican. I am going to extrapolate Will Rodgers’ words and say: “I am not a member of any organized culture, I am an […]

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Governance _ Can Any System Work? Is Human Nature At Fault?

Political systems and economic systems go hand-in-hand. They are two sides of the same coin, sort of speak. For thousands of years the dominant form of governance was the feudal system. In the western world, Europe originally, feudalism gradually gave way to mercantilism, in which the crown gave monopolistic power to certain companies in exchange for supporting the […]

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