Politics And More

This and That

August 15, 2009

So many things on my mind today. Cash for Clunkers: — While I understand and appreciate the benefits of this programme (reduced pollution, decreased gas consumption, stimulating car sales) it is reminiscent of the Mortgage […]

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Basis of Faith

February 6, 2009

I was very disappointed to hear that President Obama has decided to keep the notorius “Office of Faith-Based Initiatives” – albeit with some tweaking. It is now (source: NPR) the “Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood […]

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Law and Order Candidate

June 3, 2008

As a newly-naturalized US citizen, I am looking forward to voting here for the first time. I will, or course, vote Democratic– so long as the so-called ‘religious’ right-wing fundamentalist virus infects the other party. […]