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A CAUTIONARY TALE

Following is a brief foray into history and a moral for our times. In about the third decade of the current era, in the Middle East, the Jewish Nation was being ruled by the Roman Empire. The Jewish people waited … Continue reading

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AMERICA, HAVE YOU NO SHAME?

In the Bible, that book so revered by our founders that they based much of their philosophy upon it, it is written: (Matthew 23:27, RSV) (F)or you are like whitewashed tombs which outwardly appear beautiful, but within are full of … Continue reading

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A REPUBLIC, IF YOU CAN KEEP IT

As Ben Franklin departed the constitutional convention he was asked, “what have you given us?” “A republic,” he replied, “if you can keep it.” We have managed to keep the Republic for over 240 years, although many would say that … Continue reading

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EQUAL JUSTICE FOR… WHOM?

Politicians from both sides of the aisle are fond of shouting, “no one is above the law.” It goes without saying that equal justice is a concept that should be treasured by all citizens in any nation but it is … Continue reading

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UNCIVIL WAR GAMES

There are war games being played out in our country, very uncivil war games, and there are three sides involved in these games, the Blue Team, the Red Team and the Purple Team, also known as “Permanent Washington.” Since the … Continue reading

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A VIRUS MOST POLITICAL

History will judge us harshly for our response to this pandemic. We are America, the nation on earth possessed of the greatest treasure of resources with which to address the pandemic and yet we are faring worse than most other … Continue reading

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WHO OWNS THE VIRUS ANYWAY?

There is no reasonable doubt that the novel coronavirus, covid 19, was a gift to the world from the Chinese Communist Party. What remains in dispute is whether this new version of coronavirus is a natural mutation of the covid … Continue reading

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DEEP STATE 101

President Donald J. Trump has promised to eliminate the so-called “Deep State.” As a political talking point he is in good territory, as a practical matter, it won’t happen. The reason, quite simply, is because the Deep State that he … Continue reading

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DRESS REHEARSAL

Father’s Day, 2020, will be more memorable than most. On the Saturday before I suffered a heart attack and spent Sunday being prepped for and receiving a stent.The entire experience proved to be enlightening on many levels. During the course … Continue reading

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ON HATE, ANGER AND MOB RULE

You don’t have to go far to see the results of unbridled hate and anger. Turn on the TV, any news channel, or glance at a newspaper headline and you will see what mob rule, fueled by hate and anger, … Continue reading

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