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Too little, too late? – Inside Story – Al Jazeera English

Dear Readers! My reasons for this post are several, significantly a reminder of universality of the call for human dignity – it is not a ‘western’ concept, but is inborn.  To my mind, we, in at least the United States … Continue reading

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Busy-ness, Ambiguity, and Imagining: Economics, Politics, Psychology

In a genuinely more compassionate and improved society – the one we are well-advised to begin to imagine, we will want to … We are ,(presently), quite askew…Beck, Zeller, Wikileaks, Giffords…and Slavoj Zizek. Continue reading

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Capitalism – Maladies and Remedies For Our Time

Good news: post isn’t about “bailing” from enterprise, profit,”capitalism”. Sober news: serious maladies within existing systems and structures: Corruption, bribery, mafia involvement, malfeasance of trans-national corporations, the Fed and our interest debt, … We need to be honest about this! Continue reading

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Clean Up Washington: Effective Use of Internet Campaigns

Effective use of “paper pitchforks”: “The whole point” of representative democracy is for citizens to openly participate in their own governance – hard to do with massive practical restrictions on ordinary incomes in ordinary lives! Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren – “One in a Million” On Our Behalf

Elizabeth Warren … the values are: honesty, decency, modesty, clarity, comprehensive study and understanding. … Our dis-belief of finding real people of these ‘dreamed of’ values has kept too many of us too silent for too long. These values do exist, are personified in real people, and Elizabeth Warren is among the proofs! Continue reading

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High Profile Gatherings on Behalf of Human Cause, Pizazz on Behalf of Nitty-Gritty, Is There An Alternative?

From the periphery, I have watched a lot of people approach “making life meaningful”. I have observed enough to outright reject the mantra “it’s all about choice”. Continue reading

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Washington’s Hierarchy – Source and Flavor

(Let me get this straight – you say I bring as much contribution to the table as anyone, anywhere, that I am as inventive, as creative, as rich with potential and delivery as anyone?)

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Fixing the Washinton Dis-Connect

Washinton disconnect must be addressed … widespread disconnects and disinterest in one another’s realities will break us apart. Washington is … an amplified version of “ordinary human inclination” to enjoy special favor, and to neglect awareness of anyone outside our “group”.
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Grass-roots Economic Power

We still have tremendous “mass movement power”. Our choices matter, carry immeasureable weight — the way we choose to think about “life”, including all human life, and all earthly life, has always made a difference. Continue reading

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New World Order Conspiracy 2: Who Are ‘They’, Who Are ‘We’?

If we are to conquer this situation, we had better learn to recognize the potential to elitism and “power over” in ourselves while we are at it. Continue reading

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