Featured image by Eleanor Jaekel. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. The 2020’s are wild, man. Twain was credited with saying, We’ve experienced a global pandemic (that’s still… ongoing…), several financial crises, and the return of secret parties (speakeasies). The government is becoming both more incompetent, and less concerned with the lives […]Read More The New Prohibition
Featured image from Britannica.com. Follow the link for more information. Historians are going to look back at the early 2020’s with profound amazement, wondering how and why the people living in that time didn’t recognize the rise of new authoritarian, and if things are left unchecked, totalitarian rules and systems. There is historical precedent for […]Read More Prelude to an inquisition
Many people believe that these types of things could never happen to this country, that somehow our existence and history transcends the patterns and desires of human nature.Read More An American Reichstag Fire
Featured image by Alabama Extension. Follow the link for more… We’re getting another payment… yippee… I hope you can recognize the sarcasm in my writing. After months of back and forth “negotiations,” Congress has finally passed a second economic stimulus, promising payments of $600 for each adult making up to $75,000 (or $150,000 for married […]Read More And we’re supposed to be grateful.
Featured Image by Cornell University Library. Follow the link to learn more. Prior to the Constitutional Convention, Thomas Jefferson had put a statement condemning slavery in an earlier draft of the Declaration of Independence. This was removed by the Continental Congress, which was dealing with the larger issue of securing liberty first for the country. […]Read More Why the Senate and Electoral College matter.