Mar 302012
America In A Nutshell

This is my response to an email I received, purported to be a letter from a black American and member of the Tea Party. It expounded all the Tea Party rhetoric about Obama trying to destroy America by taking away our freedom via the Affordable Healthcare Act. My email was quite a rant and I [Read More…]

Nov 302011

Dear Mr. President: I applaud the rousing speech promoting many of the themes of the OWS movement. Sorry to say, I remain unconvinced of your sincerity. A couple of old sayings come to mind. Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice, shame on me. The other is simply: actions speak louder than words. [Read More…]

Jul 252011
Who Is Obama Fighting For?

After listening to a talk by Glenn Greenwald and reading a post at FiredogLake, thoughts that have been floating around in my consciousness for a while sort of gelled.  A light bulb lit and I had a moment of clarity. As many of us have believed, President Obama isn’t weak on specific issues or caving [Read More…]