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Does Trump Really Believe He Won The Election?

No. Trump knew he legitimately lost the election. So why does he fight the loss so strongly? Read More…

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The F35 failure cost $1.7 Trillion

The Pentagon is using China as an excuse for huge new budgets

Read how the military industrial complex in America is using China as a reason to increase its bloated military budget, when China spends a tiny fraction compared to what the U.S. Spends on its military. Read more…

What Does Politically Correct Mean?

“In some circles, it’s politically correct to wear a mask – and in some circles, it’s politically correct to not wear a mask” – That should explain it clearly

donate your stimulus check to a food bank

Stimulus checks are sent to everyone regardless of wealth because of simplicity and speed, which means many get it who don’t need it. Donate to non-profit Feeding America, a nationwide network of more than 200 food banks. Donate now

How long does it take for the vaccine to be effective?

Once you get your first dose of the vaccine, how long before it takes effect? It varies, but this will help you determine that

Why We Must End the Two-Party System

only two political choices in America are Democrat or Republican

The two-party system is the death-knoll of a healthy society. It creates the “us or them” mentality. We need more political parties to promote compromise — and this is how we build them. Learn more…

Waltzing Matilda

Tennessee Waltz - Patti Page

tracing the coronavirus origins

Every day, humans enter caves in southern asia where the only flying mammal lives: Bats, which often transfer disease to humans. Learn about one of the world’s greatest virus hunter. Interview with a virus hunter

Hornswaggled - How the Top 1% Fooled the People

The top one percent believe they are invaluable and irreplaceable—that they are the engine of the world and they make things happen, and without them, the rest of the world would be in trouble. Really? Read more…

Political conflicts are about the rights of the minority vs. the rights of the majority

Who Really Pays the Taxes in America?

Everyone, including the young child who buys candy and can’t even reach over the counter at the store. How can that be? Learn More…

How to Get a Vaccine - A State-by-State Guide

Each state is different, with some allowing residents to preregister and others coordinating via employer or local health department. find yours

Know your rights in dealing with police

police question citizen on street

Know your rights in dealing with the police — on the street or in a traffic stop. There are nation-wide constitutional rights and differing state laws. Learn more…

Why do American Police Kill More People than in Europe?

Police in riot gear

Police in Europe kill by guns a tiny fraction of  people per capita than in Europe. Why is that? Paul Hirschfield lays out 3 reasons: More guns in America; a lot less in-class training and…more…

Is There Really Wealth Inequality in America?

image shows wealth inequalityIn 2018, households in the top fifth of earners (with incomes of $130,001 or more that year) brought in 52% of all U.S. income, more than the lower four-fifths combined. Read More…

Evil Geniuses: The Unmaking of America: A Recent History

Kurt Andersen tells the epic history of how America decided that big business gets whatever it wants, only the rich get richer, and nothing should ever change—and charts a way back to the future. On Amazon…

“… the Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to fulfill its essential role in our democracy. The press was to serve the governed, not the governors. … Only a free and unrestrained press can effectively expose deception in government.”

– Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black, regarding New York Times Co. v United States, 1971

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Amazing grace song

What Does Defunding the Police Really Mean?

Defund Police rally

John Oliver describes the Police Situation in America in light of the protests for racial justice and use of the police – and what is really meant by “defunding the police.” Learn more…

Why We Must End the Two-Party System

only two political choices in America are Democrat or Republican

The two-party system is the death-knoll of a healthy society. It creates the “us or them” mentality. We need more political parties to promote compromise — and this is how we build them. Learn more…

Politics begins when two or more people get together”