If more guns were the solution, the United States would be the safest nation on Earth…and Yemen would be the second safest.Read More I’m a Teacher, and the Last Thing I Need is a Gun, Dammit!
…this post can be used as a primer to counter the right-wing blather from your FoxNoise adhering family and provide some much-needed context to those who do not have a firm grasp of economics. It should also serve as a check against self-congratulatory Democrats who try to claim credit for the economy and place it at the feet of Obama.Read More The Truth About the Obama/Trump Economy
Though Lincoln is often described as being well-liked and charismatic, does this translate to telegenic. If Abraham Lincoln were to take to the podium on a televised debate with, say, Oprah, how would he be received?Read More Abraham Lincoln was no Oprah Winfrey
A look at qualitative research and the interpretivist tradition of research.Read More Lecture 11: Qualitative Methods of Research
Conservatives largely agree with Trump’s “shithole” statements even if they think he should have used better words.Read More Yes! You, sir, like your President, are a racist!
WHAT THE GOP TAX LAW TELLS US ABOUT THE GOALS OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY The Republican Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has been on my mind a great deal, lately. There’s just something about this bill and the process by which it was passed, that I just can’t seem to shake. Mostly, I’m taken aback […]Read More A Wish List or a Bucket List
we do have the money. It’s just in the wrong places and not being accessed by the public. If we change our mindset from taxing income to taxing wealth and surplus value, it’s clear, that we have more than enough to fund all of our nation’s needsRead More Real Tax Reform: Eliminate the Income Tax
It looks like we’re just going to have to deal with institutionalized structures of violence rather than try to focus on controlling the behavior of a few “bad apples.”Read More Conflict Cycles and Body Cameras
my Martian friend is confused as to why the very earthling institutional structure tasked with the job of “Protecting the Environment”…would pursue policies that actually harm the environment.Read More Explaining the Trump EPA to a Confused Martian