The Swamp Is Alive and Well
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Mar 24, 2017 - 5:30pm
The Swamp Is Alive and Well

Trump just got his first major defeat as the repeal of replace of Obamacare failed, even with a GOP majority house and senate.  Trump will soon come to realize the swamp creatures do not want any change and they just want to lay on a rock and sun themselves all day, moving only to feed themselves. Trump has been schooled on the fact that Washington is nothing like the C level suites.  Politicians can do nothing and still hold onto their jobs.   Like Obama, Trump will soon be faced with the reality of what Washington is all about, improving the lives of the far upper class like insurance company CEOs.  If a major bank needs a bailout everyone goes to work.  Reducing soaring insurance premiums and copays for Americans?  Please don't bother.   Trump's other initiatives-reducing taxes, cutting regulation, in…

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  • - Mar 26, 2017 - 11:54am
  • - by Cliff M.
Descent Into Madness

I think we have all seen this. An institution has gone off the rails. It started with one their members going in the wrong direction, ignoring ethical standards, taking shortcuts, causing harm. Because they were doing their job, but not very well, they were accepted. This person or group of people m…

Mar 24, 2017 - 7:38pm
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Why Political Correctness Bothers Me

Why Political Correctness Bothers Me   Source:   Many of us have likely experienced one of the following: Using a term that we view to be relatively harmless yet has offended the person next to us, or mistakenly calling a trans person the wrong gender pronoun and later needing to …

Mar 25, 2017 - 7:04am
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  • - Mar 26, 2017 - 11:26am
  • - by Bill H.

I'm off. Just wanted to say goodbye for a while. I'll send some life signs from Senegal from time to time given we have Internet and a stable connection.   Sorry for writing no ARTICLE - just sending some greetings. I hope Autumn is not mad at me for this :-)

Mar 25, 2017 - 12:29pm
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How to fix the US Healthcare System: Buy like Walm…

When compared to other countries, many defend the US system as being the best in the world. That very well may be true, when it comes to the quality of Healthcare available. There is no doubt that places like the Mayo Clinic are leading edge, but that is only if one can afford it. And that is where …

Mar 25, 2017 - 9:16am
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THE PERPETUAL LIE   The great experiment. The grand sociological, economic, and religious phoenix that was supposed to rise from the ashes. A government that was portrayed as of, by and for the people. The bright beacon to lead the way of the world out of the depths of oppression to be one of …

Mar 26, 2017 - 10:55am
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New emergency decree to fight the “Economic…

New emergency decree to fight the “Economic war” in Venezuela.   One hundred Bolívares. The Bolívar is the most devalued currency in all America, possibly the world.  On december 11, 2016, Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro ordered to stop printing the 1…

Mar 25, 2017 - 6:59am
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Race is NOT a Social Construct

25 Myths about Race: Myth 1 – Race Is a “Social Construct” by   We hear a lot today about how race is a “social construct”. This is a Cultural Marxist canard aimed at preventing White people from organizing to defend their legitimate collective interests. YouR…

Mar 25, 2017 - 7:17pm
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RISE UP FROM THAT GRAVE   Explosion soundsonly last a seconds longWhat ever wasIs now gone   Beetle spit in the graveMaking you so naive There’s a hole that knows youTake that stepYou fall threw   Withered flowers fall to the dirt…

Mar 24, 2017 - 1:28pm
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Chuck Schumer Threatens Filibuster

Harry Reid, before Chuck, had blazed new and exiting trails in the arena of Senate voting as it pertains to judges. He introduced nuclear warfare.   Now, for the first time on American soil, someone is going to filibuster a Supreme Court nominee.   Enter the Nuclear Option. In 2013, the Se…

Mar 24, 2017 - 4:21pm
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Israeli Apartheid

If I were to choose my single favorite news source, it would be the thorough and thoroughly reliable I was looking around to see what was going on with Palestine the other day, thinking that this society, whose map is printed in Bibles will soon be destroyed. Zionists are getting …

Mar 25, 2017 - 12:07pm
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Hillary Clinton War Criminal and Traitor

Hillary Clinton, War Criminal & Traitor   Looks like the Hillary Clinton State Department was working for Israel, not American interests.      The Hillary Clinton email below also makes it clear that Washington orchestrated the Syrian “civil war” in order …

Mar 25, 2017 - 1:52pm
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The Debt Limit

The United States has just hit its debt limit of $20 trillion, and of course we have so much to show for it. I know all of these wonderful government programs have so enriched by life.   Sarcasm aside for now Treasury can play games and use excess cash to fund the government machine.  Depe…

Mar 25, 2017 - 5:44pm
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What does it means to be human?

So as the title says, what does it mean to be human?         We all start out in the same way, a tiny creation formed by our parents during a moment of sex, sometimes we are created out of love and sometimes we are a horrible unintended accident, but no matter if you were wanted…

Mar 21, 2017 - 11:21am
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What Do You Know?

Unless you are a teenager or were recently educated, the answer might be, not much.  Half of what you think you know may not be true.It was a common fact when we were kids that dinosaurs were cold-blooded.  Evidence today indicates that at least the larger dinosaurs were likely…

Mar 19, 2017 - 9:37pm
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  • - Mar 25, 2017 - 10:16am
  • - by Leroy
On Judging Victims

Learning about humanity’s nearly infinite shades is an unending process, so lately I’ve been getting to know a rape victim. It started with asking her to sit next to me and trying to give a beginner’s lesson on how to read people at a glance. It continued one night with hearing tha…

Mar 22, 2017 - 7:00am
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Supremacy of Rothschild

Mayer Amschel Bauer, a goldsmith and loan shark in 18th century Frankfurt, Germany, is where international economic oppression begins. Bauer changed his name to Rothschild, which means “Red Shield” in German, and a red hexagram symbol decorated the entry of his business and home. We can …

Mar 20, 2017 - 2:45pm
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They're all Sociopaths

I'd be hard-pressed to name one investment banker-wall street barker-money guy who wasn't a sociopath, or had sociopathic tendencies. To be successful in that business these days isn't like being Jimmy Stewart in, It's a Wonderful Life. I imagine there are small-town banks that still feel the duty t…

Mar 20, 2017 - 1:03pm
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Linking Articles

Hi Autumn,   Very glad you are still with us.  Keep up the good work!   To make this website more popular, (not sure that is your goal) can we link our articles to other media like twitter, facebook, or LinkedIn? I know how to go on twitter and link to my article but cannot do the opp…

Mar 24, 2017 - 9:12am
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Big Bad Dumb Debt

Big Bad Dumb Debt Our Father, the Almighty, created the universe.  When our planet Earth measured in the total picture is just a cosmic speck of dust. Yet the Father Almighty chose the Jews be his chosen people. Then HE sent HIS SON to convert the rest of the world. The Old Testament of the Hol…

Mar 23, 2017 - 3:36pm
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If we all thought like Donald Trump...

I went to a job interview yesterday. I probably won't get the job, the whole system is rigged, believe me! Those losers with their phony questions, out to get me!   I bet they called my previous place of work and my former co-workers bad mouthed me, all lies! I never even met them! That job was…

Mar 24, 2017 - 4:31pm
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  • - Mar 26, 2017 - 11:12am
  • - by Bill H.
The Repeal and Replace that Wasn't

Facing intense pushback at town halls around the country, conservatives have finally been confronted with the real-world consequences of repealing a bill that extended healthcare to 20 million Americans. The bill is not perfect. It couldn't be perfect. Nobody enjoys paying for insurance, but ye…

Mar 25, 2017 - 1:14pm
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Thank Heavens for Good sense in The Netherlands

I am so pleased that the recent elections, in The Netherlands, have put to rest the consideration, contemplation and possibility that a right wing party headed by a person whose only remit is to eliminate Islam from the country, have made clear that extremism, nationalism and xenophobia is not on th…

Mar 16, 2017 - 10:09am
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