Politics

Boycott Hostess Twinkies

Boycott Hostess Twinkies

The bankruptcy of Hostess and its return as a non-union, low-wage company is the latest example of how working people – both white and blue collar – have had their incomes and benefits slashed since the 1970s.  To justify these cutbacks, there […]

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Arizona Tragedy Linked to Melting Arctic Ice

Arizona Tragedy Linked to Melting Arctic Ice

Just a few days after an alarming story about Miami being doomed by rising ocean levels, 19 experienced firefighters died in a raging forest fire in Arizona.  Both stories are tied to the rapidly melting Arctic ice fields and the increasingly chaotic […]

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Our Internet Freedom is Threatened

Our Internet Freedom is Threatened

Every American has to face the possibility that their telephone conversations, their Facebook posts, their web searches, and their electronic bill payments are being recorded by the National Security Agency (NSA) and examined for signs of disobedience. Revelations that NSA is scooping […]

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Iceland’s Economic Recovery Plan

Iceland’s Economic Recovery Plan

What Iceland Did Differently From the United States and Europe. Iceland’s economic recovery is unusual in that instead of bailing out the banks and investment leaders, they indited and arrested the CEO’s of the banks, and bailed out the citizens.  How did this […]

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Intellectual Property: An Artists Right to be Paid for Their Work

Intellectual Property: An Artists Right to be Paid for Their Work

There is a lot of debate over intellectual property, and the rights of the creators of this property.  The discussion has gotten cloudy with finger pointing and accusations of hidden agendas. I think this is a perfect opportunity for us, the artists […]

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Voting Republican?

Voting Republican?

Ok, so this might be a bit biased and old, but sadly it is very true…

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Occupy Peace of Mind

Occupy Peace of Mind

Say what you will about the Occupy Wallstreeters. The fact remains, they were there, on Zuccotti Park, occupying Wall Street, in New York City for a time. They may not have been focused in their demands or hygienic under their armpits, but […]

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Warren Buffett’s Five Minute Plan to End the Deficit

Warren Buffett’s Five Minute Plan to End the Deficit

Warren Buffet is one of the wealthiest men in the world and one of the smartest investors of all time.  This man knows how to manage his money, and is the man that everyone else listens to. You may have heard his […]

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Taxes and the Government – What is going on in America???

Taxes and the Government – What is going on in America???

I’m not a politician and if I can avoid it I don’t like talking about politics either. It makes me very annoyed and angry hearing about the tax increases and what the government is (not) doing about it.  I also don’t know […]

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