Category Archives: War

There’s Something Happening Here


I have just copied to here a comment I made on Facebook. But before printing it, I want to say that I am watching Rachel Maddow’s Town Hall meeting on MSNBC over the tragedy in Flint, MI. Listening to these … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Economics, Equality, Family, Finance, Friends, Gay Rights, global warming, Health, Homelessness, Medicine, Mental health, personal thoughts, Politics, Religious, States Rights, Voting Rights, War, Women's Rights | Leave a comment

I’m Running for President


I watched the Republican debates last night – three hours I’ll never get back. Only one of the debaters between both shows said anything I agreed with 100%. In the midst of all the men (and woman) who were yelling … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Equality, Finance, Friends, Gay Rights, Health, Homelessness, Medicine, personal thoughts, Politics, Religious, States Rights, Voting Rights, War, Women's Rights | 3 Comments

A Cock-Eyed Optimist


When the sky is a bright canary yellow, I forget every cloud I’ve ever seen…. As I lay in my bed last night, unable to go to sleep (which happens quite often these days), I had so many things rolling … Continue reading

Posted in Finance, Foreign Affairs, Friends, Health, Mental health, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, War | Leave a comment

The Real Cost of War


As I sit here listening to commentators and pundits talking about the presidential candidates, particularly those running on the Republican side, and listening once again to “oppose Barack Obama” no matter what, and the case of Iran, I am struck … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Affairs, Friends, Health, Homelessness, Medicine, Mental health, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, War | Leave a comment