ABORTION: The good old days.
  • 154
  • 45
  • 7
Mar 26, 2017 - 11:44pm
ABORTION: The good old days.

When I was a teenager, Abortion was a felony in New York, and doctors who performed it, were guilty of manslaughter. There was no Planned Parenthood, and girls had no where to go for advice. Some were fortunate enough to have parents or church, or school councilors they could trust, but many only had street smarts to rely on. Ladies of means went to another country for their abortion, or paid the trusted family physician to perform the procedure at home, claiming he removed a Uterine Cyst if questioned, and no one was the wiser. The female professional simply went on a business trip and returned fetus free. A weekend in Paris was a needed break from stress. Wealthy parents simply sent their errant daughters on an exchange student visit for a week. But the poor had no such alternative. Abortion clinics were everywhere in the Ghetto run by…

Most Recent Comment
  • - Mar 28, 2017 - 9:45am
  • - by EXPAT
#1
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
Most Recent Comment
#2
False conceptions about conservatives

The most common gripe I hear from liberals/Democrats regarding conservatives/Republicans is disagreement with our stance on social issues.  The problem is that most of what they have been led to believe by the media and their Party elites is false.  Correct me if I’m wrong, but the l…

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:08am
Most Recent Comment
#3
Trump’s Healthcare Tweet Sets Up New Lawsuit…

When it comes to lawsuits Trump is his own worse enemy. His numerous bigoted . Now on the heels of the he has taken to Twitter once again with a Tweet that will set up arguments against his future executive actions related to Obamacare.   The Tweet is significant because it suggests that Tru…

Mar 26, 2017 - 1:32pm
Most Recent Comment
#4
Fantasy Faction Food Fight

One of the fantasies peddled by the right-wing Rage Machine collided rather violently with itself this week and sent to the canvas the Republican plan to "repeal and replace" Obamacare, perhaps for the count. "President" Trump has tried to blame Democrats for the problems the plan has faced. The tru…

Mar 27, 2017 - 4:26pm
Most Recent Comment
#5
The best advice Donald Trump could get...

The best advice Donald Trump could get to improve his credibility; 10 “simple” actions   Perhaps Ivanka is the best person to get him to accept and act on this advice. But would he? Should he? Could he?   Some would say one’s personal credibility is everything,…

Mar 27, 2017 - 3:50am
Most Recent Comment
#6
Chronology of Economic Meltdowns

The legislation taken during the 1930s and policy implemented after WW2 was designed to avoid another Great Depression.  Over the years the legislation and the memories of the Great Depression wore off and of course in 2008 the global economy experienced another "financial meltdown."  …

Mar 27, 2017 - 12:51pm
Most Recent Comment
#7
Truth and Why so Few Have it

There are consequences. TRUTH Hello. How are you? Are you feeling all right? I pray that you are as I sit here in my new place, just about the most perfect space I could imagine for myself. Nothing complicated. Just a room to live and sleep in, about fifteen by thirty, with a walk-closet, a bathroom…

Mar 27, 2017 - 4:20pm
Most Recent Comment
#8
Indiana Winters, or: Why Aren't We Living in Flori…

SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK (Note: This was originally written on February 7th and then misplaced, which isn’t the first time. It was the beginning of what was overall a nice February—for Indiana. Things changed in March.)   Ah, spring.   Or, possibly, &$@# spring! That’s t…

Mar 28, 2017 - 3:10am
Most Recent Comment
#9
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
Most Recent Comment
#10
The MSM and failed repeal of Obamacare.

I guess this can be chalked up to the old can’t blame them for trying routine. It seems that anywhere you can find liberals, prominent, or otherwise, a story is being spun, and its a whopper.   The left seems to be utterly shocked that the Obamacare vote failed. Its been spun as a massive…

Mar 27, 2017 - 3:47am
Most Recent Comment
#11
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
Most Recent Comment
#12
'Born British'

The anti-White BBC is now trying to reassure Britons that the nonWhite Muslim who carried out the terror attack on the Westminster bridge and Parliament yesterday was born in Britain. If that were true, it’s further evidence that not only do nonWhite Muslims not assimilate into British society…

Mar 23, 2017 - 11:16am
Most Recent Comment
#13
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
Most Recent Comment
#14
The Long Term Bush/Trump Legacy

Bush torpedoed the Kyoto treaty. Now Trump is reversing all of Obama’s effective measures to avoid Global Climate Change. Taking a really long view, I think after all the other issues we are now passionate about have faded, history may remember Bush and Trump for a single thing-- they stopped …

Mar 27, 2017 - 1:03pm
Most Recent Comment
  • - Mar 27, 2017 - 2:15pm
  • - by EXPAT
#15
Decleration of Individual Independence

Decleration of Individual Independence     When I say to you that I’m not a careerist, I do not say it proudly. I don’t say it ashamed. I say it to you accepting that this is who I am and nothing can change it. The only variable is my awareness, which I haven’t always …

Mar 27, 2017 - 2:27pm
Most Recent Comment
#16
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
Most Recent Comment
#17
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
Most Recent Comment
  • - Mar 27, 2017 - 3:01pm
  • - by John G
#18
THE PERPETUAL LIE

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
Most Recent Comment
#19
Observations of Liberals

I've noticed over time that liberals, or those who say they are liberals, have a lot in common. It's my long-held view that most people, regardless of what they claim to be and/or identify with, are a collection of contradictions who live in a world of massive hypocrisy, but liberals seem to be even…

Mar 27, 2017 - 12:12am
Most Recent Comment
#20
Cambodia Receives $500 Million Bill From US For Ge…

Cambodia is asked to pay a $500 million "war debt" 50 years after the U.S. killed 500,000 Cambodians. Another satisfied customer serviced.         Half a century after United States B-52 bombers dropped more than 500,000 tonnes of explosives on Cambodia's countryside Washin…

Mar 21, 2017 - 11:06pm
Most Recent Comment
#21
What people were saying-Remembering the Great Huss…

Thanks to Barack's recovery plan, American workers have been sleeping like babies. They wake up every couple of hours and cry. Vote Democratic.It's easier than working. Obama news conference- Come on I just answered, like, eight question. The only thing I worry about Barak Obama is his reaction when…

Mar 25, 2017 - 4:01pm
Most Recent Comment
#22
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
Most Recent Comment
#23