Guilt is used throughout our society as a source of motivation and a method of control.
I like writing about elephants: injustices, unjust laws and societal mores that drive the human species towards Extinction. Today’s Elephant is not Divorce (which is but a symptom) but the underlying, life-less, self-destructive mindset which has been the bane of every great civilization from the Sumerians to the Mayans.
Only five percent of the United States (U.S.) population is uninsured (thanks in part to the Affordable Care Act (ACA, i.e. Obamacare). So what’s the big deal?!? Continue reading U.S. HealthCarelessness
It is important to understand the DIFFERENCE between Pain and Suffering: Pain is the inevitable effect of circumstances both within and outside of my control; Suffering is my reaction to Pain.
I know it’s been a while since my last blog post, but since my first ever cruise aboard the Carnival Conquest ended, things have been very hectic.
“Religious suffering is, at one and the same time, the expression of real suffering and a protest against real suffering. Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.” – Karl Marx
Well, it’s time to address the problems of our American two-party system.
There is considerably more material I wanted to include in the Series “Trump So Far” which covers Trump’s actions from the time he won the Presidential election to his Inauguration. HOWEVER, I’ve grown weary of writing about Trump and am ready to move on to other topics.