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With respect to the 17 victims in Florida and their surviving loved ones…

Regarding gun violence in America, THE DIAGNOSIS of this societal sickness was laid out perfectly in Michael Moore’s (totally f’g brilliant) “Bowling for Columbine” – http://watchdocumentaries.com/bowling-for-columbine/ (As in his films “Roger & Me,” “Fahrenheit 9/11,” “Sicko,” and “Capitalism: A Love Story,” … Continue reading

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Don’t know much about history?

[The subject of HISTORY and the whitewashing of American textbooks was recently broached on my Facebook home thread, and I decided to respond. Needless to say, there went my morning... but I've decided to spare Facebook and my innocent friend, … Continue reading

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Giving up…

Great conversation with the love of my life, Jennifer Teguia, last night — totally done with activism, now that it’s clear that the right and “left” are interchangeable, identical, equally fascist. Enjoy your McCarthyism, you hate-filled dupes. Keep overlooking the … Continue reading

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Childless by choice

Last month, my niece (27) asked me why I never had children of my own, since I obviously love kids and have made a priority of involving myself in the lives of my sisters’ children. Aside from dumb luck — … Continue reading

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The Caterpillar from “Alice in Wonderland” Confronts America

WHO ARE YOU, AMERICA? Over the three presidencies before Trump’s (two of them Democratic) MILLIONS of Arab Muslims — and millions of mostly unmentioned others — were wittingly sacrificed on the altar of Shock Doctrine (neo-fascist) economics, led aggressively (and largely … Continue reading

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A forgotten “Me, Too” tale of the 1990s…

When Prof. Anita Hill was slandered with misogynist, racially loaded slurs for coming forward with her story — involving years of sexual harassment and unwelcome advances from Judge Clarence Thomas — three other women bravely stepped forward and said “ME, … Continue reading

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“The West might hardly believe it, but it now seems the Syrian war is ending – and Assad is the victor.”

So reads the headline of John Pilger’s recent article in The Independent of the U.K. Foreign aggression, al Qaeda, and ISIS have been dealt a considerable setback in the Middle East, following several years of neoconservative bloodletting and ethno-sectarian cleansing … Continue reading

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The #McResistance is Real.

“Trump the next Hitler! Stop the Trump! Stop the war-devil, nuke-world monster…” …by giving him an additional $700 billion to wage war. No debate, just give Donald Trump (and the Bush-Obama engorged MIC) hundreds of billions of additional Pentagon dollars … Continue reading

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The catharsis we’ve been waiting for (next stop, UNITY!)…

UPDATED 9/27/17 First they told us that unity is absolutely critical in the age of Trump, so we must never question our corrupt, incompetent, neo-McCarthyite leaders. Then they plunged a series of poisoned daggers into the heart of the base … Continue reading

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Trump’s other value, besides… I forget (doorstop?)

TRUMPLOMACY: DONNY GOES TO THE U.N. Finally, a U.S. president who makes it easier for sane nations around the world to distance themselves from our establishment’s genocidal, warmongering agenda – the neocon agenda, which has killed millions of innocent, mostly Arab/Muslim, … Continue reading

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