Monthly Archives: July 2018

Let’s Tax the Rich

“Whatever happened to the notion that rich people should pay their fair share of the cost for their country’s public programs?…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Daily Kos, History News Network, War is a Crime, Z Net, LA Progressive, Medium, Counterpunch, West Side Gazette, The News International, Sierra County Prospect, Daily Kos, Gilmer Free Press, Gilmer Free Press
Date: July 29,30,August 1,2,5,6,2018
969 Words

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A world designed by playground bullies

“As the week’s news slaps against my consciousness like road slush, some fragments sting more than others. For instance:…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Free Press, Sierra County Prospect, Tribune Content Agency, Salem News, Post Independent Citizen Telegram, Brewminate, Global Research, The Smirking Chimp, Sentinel News, The Russophile, Gilmer Free Press
Date: July 25,26,27,2018
892 Words

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The Mind Reels

“Equally enigmatic is how Mr. Trump went about representing the national interest of the United States at Helsinki. Until Mr. Mueller is ready to provide possible clarification, the fog around the president’s motivation persists: narcissistic ineptitude almost surely; perhaps also kompromat, collusion, and/or fear of money laundering becoming exposed…”

Winslow Myers
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Pagosa Daily Post, Stories in the News, Sierra County Prospect, The Valley Chronicle, The Russophile
Date: July 22,23,25,28,2018
870 Words

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My conversion on the road to “damascus”

“I read a Good Book and now I believe In God.Though my grandmother wanted me to be a preacher, I was educated as a scientist and along the way, any inclination I had towards believing in god became…”

Kary Love
Published in: Counterpunch, Napa Valley Register, The Russophile, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, The Sunburg News, West Side Gazette
Date: July 24,25,30,August 8,2018
1244 Words

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Mixing guns and racism

“In Illinois, as in all the rest of the states, it’s legal to carry a concealed handgun, unless you’re at a ballgame or in the library or a number of other designated public places…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Tribune Content Agency, Radio Free, Bainbridge Island Review, DeSoto Times-Tribune, The Raven Foundation, Free Press, The Smirking Chimp, The Sentinel Echo, Gilmer Free Press
Date: July 19,20,23,30,2018
941 Words

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