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Blog posts : "Politics"

An Activist's Holiday

Sometimes I think Americans would be better informed if we created a holiday to honor activism in our country. Honoring someone, some place or something that has significant meaning to us, good or bad, might just make us more conscious as to how our country and our lives are controlled, and in the e…

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The American Nightmare

For over two hundred years, Americans have enjoyed a life based on civil liberties and freedom. Secure in the knowledge that the Constitution and Bill of Rights backed those liberties and maintained our privacy, Americans became complacent regarding the governance of our nation over the years.


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Riots: Over Food & Water?

Most Americans cannot fathom a world where food and water shortages, food riots or martial law could be a part of their daily lives. In fact, if you ask the majority of people about this possibility, you will probably be met with laughter or disbelief. But the fact is, starvation and food and water …

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Americans: Patriotic or Pathetic?

At any age, life does not get any easier and none of us are getting any younger. Nevertheless, we should continue to fight whatever fight needs fighting when it comes to the fate of our nation and the law of the land, namely, the Constitution of the United States of America.  Win or lose, it's the f…

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The Constitution & The Bill of Rights

Until recently, I've always been proud to be an American, because as an American, we have certain inalienable rights provided to us under the law.  Thankfully, our forefathers provided us two legal documents to define our rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as well as providing chec…

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Which Direction Will America Go?

In this volatile world we now find ourselves living in, it is not easy to decipher all the how's and why's of this question. It is almost impossible to keep track of all the global players and their uniforms without a scorecard, but the question itself is easy to answer. We have been living in a new…

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