For much of the 81.8% of voting-age citizens who would have liked someone other than Trump to be occupying the White House for the next 4 years, these last months have been a bit rough. On one side of the despair-spectrum, there was that sign-waving activist who called for #resistance as soon as King Tiny-Hands was crowned president-elect and, at the opposite end, …Read More »
Each year in the United States, the overthrow of the British regime is celebrated on the 4th of July and most people assume the revolt was basically good & necessary. The irony seems to be lost, however, that the rebels’ disobedience to their government is honored by singing hymns to the flag of another …Read More »
The Trump administration has announced that they plan to increase defense spending — which, of course, is actually war spending — by another $54 billion. To give you an idea of how much that is, a stack of 54 billion dollar-bills would be about 5,901 km and, if stacked sideways, …Read More »
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