Politics And More

When PluraIity Just Won’t Do

April 26, 2016

Some thoughts on elections- applicable to both major US parties. Some elections (all Federal ones and most State level, as far as I know) go to whoever has a plurality- that is, the highest number […]

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Real Balance in the Budget

February 17, 2011

TO: Members of Congress and The President of the United States As the fight over the federal budget starts to heat up, it is important that decisions about what programs should be funded and what […]

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Gay Teen Suicide

October 21, 2010

Today there is yet another report of a gay (or perceived gay) teenager killing himself – bringing the known/ reported such incidents in the USA up to a dozen or more in two months. May […]

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Obama Stands Up to Banks

January 22, 2010

(Also- “Obama, The Banks and the Consumer Confidence Game“) Obama stands up to the banks; the Stock Markets fall – should we care? In an effort to turn our attention away from the Administration and […]

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Open Letter to President Obama

September 21, 2009

Greetings Kind Sir; As an openly gay citizen who helped put you into your current position I am upset at the lack of positive action from your Administration on issues that concern me; full and […]