THERE ARE NO “GOOD FENCES”

2014 YEAR-END ESSAY: ON FENCES, WARS & CONFLICTS NOBODY OWNS THE LAND: WE ARE ALL ONLY TEMPORARY CARETAKERS, STEWARDS OF THE EARTH Some people use the quote "good fences make good neighbors" to amplify their ownership of the land (a line from the poem "Mending Wall" by Robert Frost, 1874-1963). The implication? Fences are good because they make the boundaries clear. Nothing could …

WORDS OF PRESIDENTIAL WISDOM WE DID NOT HEED…

...AND WHY WE HAVE FAILED TO HONOR AND PROTECT THEIR LEGACIES Abe, Ike, JFK, among others, warned us - the future generations of Americans. We did not heed their words of wisdom. We shrugged and shrank from our duties as free people. We turned into couch potatoes and allowed the corporations to usurp our liberties …

OBAMA REFUSES TO REVERSE MILITARIZATION OF POLICE

This is another Truth in Media pictorial-editorial OBAMA REFUSES TO REVERSE MILITARIZATION OF POLICE IN AMERICA So much for Obama's compassion for his beleaguered brethren across the country, like those in Ferguson, MO, who are reeling from increased militarization of police. Our "chief executive" has firmly decided to stay firmly pat and do nothing to reverse …

PUTIN: U.S. WILL NEVER SUBDUE RUSSIA

SEEDS OF WAR: LIKE POLAND, LIKE UKRAINE... "Bumbling amateurs" run WESTERN COUNTRIES today 1991 Like 1919: Breakup of Soviet Union Laid Seeds for New Global War, Just like the Breakup of Germany and Austria Did in 1919 Right after returning home from the meetings with the G20 leaders in Brisbane, Australia, Russian president Vladimir Putin fired off a warning …

REMEMBERING THE 225,000 WHO DIED IN HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

On this day, Aug 6, 1945, some 70,000 people perished in Hiroshima, Japan, in what is possibly the single worst war crime in the history of mankind (some 25,000 died in the firebombing of Dresden in Feb 1945).  Another 70,000 or so are believed to have died of radiation that followed the "Enola Gay" strike. Deafening New World …