Category Archives: Health Care

Now Fear This

Who are America’s enemies anyway? Who truly threatens our national security and survival? Who is our government more than ready and willing to defend us from? Brace yourselves for a shock folks — it’s me! Hard to believe, right? I’m … Continue reading

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Is Crazy A Capital Offense? Maybe so

Tragedy. Well of course all these brutal,needless deaths are tragic indeed. Yet that is also a misleading way to characterize what is clearly a systemic problem, given how often our police kill our mentally ill neighbors. Tragedy, in one sense, … Continue reading

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Troubled Waters

“This whole idea of bottling water goes against Indigenous Peoples’ concept of water is sacred. The 20,000-year-old water in aquifers belongs to the last generation on earth. We don’t have the right to tap into this water.” –Mauro Olivera I … Continue reading

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Patriotism, Ho!

“In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us.” … Continue reading

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This Must Stop

“Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.” –Benjamin Franklin I’m sorry folks, I did not want to post this article, but I feel I must. I do not urge anyone … Continue reading

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There But For Fortune

These days, it’s not always easy to keep up with what may or may not be against the law in this freedom- and justice-loving land of ours. Stand still long enough, and the law is only to apt to catch … Continue reading

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Working Overtime

“If ‘pro’ is the opposite of ‘con’, is Congress the opposite of progress?” –Unknown Happy Bill of Rights Day. Or is it? The first ten amendments to the US Constitution were ratified on this day in 1791, providing the legal … Continue reading

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