FUNDAMENTAL FANATICAL ISLAM VS. MODERNITY & REASON

There is a tension between static Islam and dynamic.  This has been growing geometrically since the mid-1950s as the world became less isolated in the aftermath of WWII and the growth of mass communications.  And now it

TERRORISTS TO THE LAST DROP: HAMAS

Hamas is dedicated to the destruction of Israel. It cares more about killing Israelis than the lives of its own children, because it uses Palestinian children as shields; i.e., it embeds its missiles in civilian neighborhoods to

RELIGIOUS ZEALOTS IMPOSE STONE AGE IGNORANCE ON AMERICA

America’s right-wing creationist moralizing bible thumpers cling tenaciously to primitive religious convictions.  In practice this is not much better than the higher cultural levels of Cro-Magnon men of 25,000 years ago.  At least there was agreement at

OUR POLITICAL UNIVERSE IS IN THE TOILET

We live in a political universe infiltrated by Kochsuchers, a Republic gone awry!   On one side we have people who claim to be interested in people, although they do not go to the mat for principles as they

THE DOCTRINE OF FAIRNESS: IT IS TIME

Fairness has vanished in a tsunami of financial inequality.  Sociopathic greed has been deregulated and ethics have been devalued, and the disparity between top corporate executive wage levels and workers has risen, over the course of 2