From the cloud forests in the Andes to the indigenous territories in the headwaters of the Amazon, the Ecuadorean government has covertly granted these mining concessions to multinational mining companies from China, Australia, Canada, and Chile, amongst others.
Disability activism — Americans advocating for policies that are in the best interest of those living with disabilities — has floundered where other movements have soared.
Like lemmings running over the cliff of reason, our fellow American dopes may never learn!
Children like NIkolas Cruz, who are mentally ill, will continue to be pushed along by agencies that don't have the resources or staffing to really stop this madness... until the next trigger is pulled!
We can contribute to the ongoing creation of Earth as the planet of junk. Or we can use our conscience, intelligence and determination to guide us in resisting the destruction of our world.
Our cherished 'Safety Net' is being torn apart with this insanity and the suckers still think THEY are the patriots!
There is no easy way back from this brink. But you can help, both now and in the future, by doing one or more of the suggestions below.
We are now divided. We must ask and demand answers to the question, Where is all of this going?
We deserve better leadership, but we won’t get it until we the people make it happen.
To love yourself truly, you must always courageously act out your own self-will, whatever the consequences.
When will the majority of us, the good and decent and truly patriotic folks, be the role models for the others among us who still believe in this fairy tale?
“So far, I’m massively unimpressed by Trump’s voters, the overwhelming number of them refusing to make themselves known publicly as opposed to many of Trump’s ugliest utterances.”
If at all we as humans are capable of spreading happiness, why not do it to the best we can?
If we can’t join to terminate this poor rule and go forward together there may not be much left to worry or disagree about.
Best wishes for the new year to all my dear readers in the United States and around the world.
This resurgence of the Alt-Right (which has always been with us) is leading the way to much more heinous acts and justifications for such thought.
I'm certain there is a way we can meaningfully unite, and not in a war against The Other overseas or south of the border.
“I’m the first to resist our national terrible policy and I have the arrest record to prove it, but this is still my country and yours too, and we have a greedhead fake president who took foreign help to steal the highest office in our land.”
We are living in an age here in an Amerika that not only rivals the infamous Gilded Age (1870-1890) but surpasses it!
If you are a middle class or poor person your taxes will rise either immediately or gradually over the next decade.
In this fantastic (in a poor sense) version of 2017's Jacob’s Ladder the other right-wing political party, the lesser of two evils Democrats, actually are looking very appealing to many. Why not?