Domestic Terror on the Tarmac: Airline Agents Seem to Have Forgotten Who Pays Their Wages

The White House isn’t the only place we find crazy people these days.  Apparently, the Airline industry is full of them too. This week, I read about another ‘POWER PLAY’ incident involving unassuming passengers trying to get home from their destination, on an airplane. Delta Airline Agents ordered a family with a two-year-old, to remove … More Domestic Terror on the Tarmac: Airline Agents Seem to Have Forgotten Who Pays Their Wages

100 Days of Purgatory

2016, Unite Trumps,”… Presidency has become the demoralizing daily obsession of anyone concerned with global security, the vitality of the natural world, the national health, constitutionalism, civil rights, criminal justice, a free press, science, public education, and the distinction between fact and its opposite (http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/05/01/a-hundred-days-of-trump) I remember the 2016 United States Presidential General Election.  My circle … More 100 Days of Purgatory

Distracting the Democrats: Abortion Rights are Non Negotiable

The Democratic Party is being decisively and deliberately destroyed by the Republican Party and nobody is paying attention. Distraction is the name of the game. The Republicans have again, successfully distracted the delusional Democrats. Instead of focusing on the upcoming 2o18 midterm elections or, the criminal investigation of Flynn, they are talking about adding anti-choice … More Distracting the Democrats: Abortion Rights are Non Negotiable

Loyalty to King Trump?

Loyalty to King Trump? “On his 100th day in office on Saturday, facing historically low popularity ratings, a succession of intractable foreign crises and multiple investigations of his links with Moscow, Donald Trump … blamed the constitutional checks and balances built in to US governance. “It’s a very rough system,” he said. “It’s an archaic system … It’s … More Loyalty to King Trump?

Delusion, Self-Deception and Denial: Why Trumpericans will never admit the truth about undocumented immigrants.

I read an article by Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan (Fear, Hope and Deportations,)in the Washington Post today that, I believe demonstrates to the readers how difficult it is, to expect Trump supporters to understand, the progressive voters perspective on, the issue of ‘undocumented immigrants.’ Most of the time, when I discuss this topic I … More Delusion, Self-Deception and Denial: Why Trumpericans will never admit the truth about undocumented immigrants.

Leaving My Shoes On: Trying to Teach English LEGALLY in Vietnam

The serious looking woman, wearing the traditional, toy-boat-style nurses hat, handed me a gown and pointed at the door across from her desk.  Her ‘office’ is located in a hallway, on the second floor of the yellow-walled, dimly lit, Vietnamese hospital.  The narrow passageway is crowded with gowned woman, fanning themselves, as the perpetual sheet … More Leaving My Shoes On: Trying to Teach English LEGALLY in Vietnam