Monthly Archives: February 2017

There Is Only One Real Priority Difference Between Republicans And Democrats

Feb 28, 2017 | | 6 comments

“I consider knowledge to be the soul of a republic,… Education is the way to do this, and nothing should be left undone to afford all ranks of people that means” – John Jay, U.S. Founder, 1785 There is only one real priority difference between Republicans and Democrats, between social Conservatives and social Liberals, and […more]

Learning Today How To Protest From The Greensboro 4

Feb 17, 2017 | | 10 comments

“This was not simply a black protest, but a human rights protest.” – from the 46 min episode This is a good time in history to take a moment to watch and learn how to protest hate and bigotry non-violently. A chance to learn and be reminded how powerful mass presence is in bringing about […more]

What Does Being A “Constitutionalist” Mean Anyways?

Feb 13, 2017 | | 4 comments

(Alternate title, “How Our Elected Representatives Have Failed To Protect The Second Amendment”. In hindsight, this probably should have been the title for this post, given the social significance of the example used.) “On every question of construction let us carry ourselves back to the time when the Constitution was adopted, recollect the spirit manifested […more]

Another Medley Of Posts On Many Subjects

Feb 7, 2017 | | 27 comments

On human violence (in general) and cruelty to fellow animals (specifically): “We (human Sapiens) are full of fears and anxieties over our position (in nature and among each other), which makes us doubly cruel and dangerous.” Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, (context) mine We are indifferent to ourselves and to the […more]

How To Balance In Our Times

Feb 2, 2017 | | 8 comments

​I apologize for all this political mumbo jumbo I have been posting. Why not take a break from negativity and learn about each other? 😃 1. Who are you named after? There is a literal, fascist administration in office in the United States. 2. Last time you cried? Resist it, unerringly, with all your strength. […more]

Learn About What Our U.S. Founders Actually Believed

Feb 1, 2017 | | 14 comments

With this post, it is my intent to share significant quotes and short biographies of most of our nation’s Founders. I will start with five U.S. Founders within this post, and continue to add (maybe daily) additional quotes and brief biographies in the comments section. It has become clear to me that American citizens need […more]