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Funny Business…

The United States Government has been run like a branch of organized crime: a special sort of American business… Funny business that ain’t so funny.

March 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

We have choices to make…

“Americans are sick of war. Dr. Stein will be on 85-100% of the ballots. If we, the people Dr. Stein represents, vote for our own best interests… Stein may win in a landslide. 75% of the voting public are thinking third party, With offerings like Trump and Clinton, this is our time for The Green New Deal. ”

January 27, 2016 · 9 Comments

Best plan for America: A Green New Deal

“Establish a foreign policy based on diplomacy, international law, and human rights. End the wars and drone attacks, cut military spending by at least 50% and close the 800+ foreign military bases that are turning our republic into a bankrupt empire.”

January 20, 2016 · 18 Comments

Taxi to the Darkside

I believe there’s nothing
we can know except that
we should be kind to each other
and do what we can for other people.”
― Katharine Hepburn

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

We Can’t Breathe!

From New York to Greece, we must revolt against the police. As the great Franz Fanon so astutely put it, “when we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe.”
~Jerome Roos

April 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

John Stewart: Funnyman, Newsman… or both.

“What the Mainstream Media Can Learn From Jon Stewart:
No, not to be funny and snarky, but to be bold and to do a better job of cutting through the fog.”

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Depression

“Keep active, sleep, eat well, reduce stress, stay connected”

February 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

An Open Letter From Dylan Farrow

“What’s your favorite Woody Allen movie? Before you answer, you should know: when I was seven years old, Woody Allen took me by the hand and led me into a dim, closet-like attic on the second floor of our house. He told me to lay on my stomach and play with my brother’s electric train set. Then he sexually assaulted me.”

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Should torture be on the table?

Torture is illegal, immoral and it does not work. “Torture is illegal under the Geneva Conventions, the U.N. Convention Against Torture, the U.S. Constitution and the U.S. Army Field Manual.”

November 6, 2013 · 1 Comment