Category Archives: Politics 101

The Art of Fascism……

FASCISM:  NOUN an authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization. synonyms: authoritarianism · totalitarianism · dictatorship · despotism · autocracy · Nazism · rightism · nationalism · xenophobia · racism · anti-Semitism · jingoism · isolationism · … Continue reading

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She Persisted……..

I found this by accident.  When I read it, I was stunned at the accuracy and poignancy of it.  Some of this I have personally experienced, but not nearly as much as my mother, grandmothers, great-grandmothers, and further back, did. … Continue reading

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First They Came……..Pastor Martin Niemoller

“First they came for the Communists And I did not speak out Because I was not a Communist Then they came for the Socialists And I did not speak out Because I was not a Socialist Then they came for … Continue reading

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My God, What Have We Done?

“Oh, what fools these mortals be.”                                                                    Puck from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, by William Shakespeare. Congratulations America. We have shown the world that hate, racism, disunity, misogyny and fear rule our once great country. … Continue reading

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To Trump or Not to Trump 2……..

In my last diatribe, I described what I’ve seen with the current political candidates….one in particular being on the receiving end of my disgust.  And my disgust and loathing has only deepened over the last 2 weeks. Ever since the … Continue reading

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To Trump or Not to Trump……..

I’ve refrained from screaming about Trump in a blog, but enough is enough. For those of us unlucky enough to have been born into a political family, or who are just politically minded or inclined, this year’s presidential race is … Continue reading

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Unconscious Rape……What Are These People Thinking???

Recently, an Oklahoma judge said that it’s “okay” for people to be orally raped if they’re passed out drunk. To say that you have to be awake for it to be rape, but it’s okay if you’re unconscious…….well, it must … Continue reading

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The Constitution and Religion……..

I am a fairly spiritual person. I don’t do the church thing or worship on any specific day.  I do believe that there is a Creator but I don’t believe he did it all in 7 of man’s days.  It’s … Continue reading

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U.S.A….Home Grown Terrorist Murder Capital of the World……

I am sick unto death of people being gunned down in my country. Today, in San Bernadino, California, 14 people were killed, 14 more injured by the gunmen (who haven’t been caught as of this diatribe) and countless others injured … Continue reading

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Hitler-ism on the Rise….or…..Never Forget…..

Hitler is alive and well and living in the U.S.A. Oh, not his physical self, of course, but the worst of his ideas. If you’ve been paying any attention to the news, at all, in the last few days, you’ve … Continue reading

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