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2010 advice to the President and structural problems

In my files I came across a piece of writing from January 2010 that I don’t seem to have ever posted. I’m going to paste it farther below, because it just shows how slowly things change in our country. 884 more words

President & Candidates

Random Thoughts On An Uncommon Day...

I met a couple from Iraq this morning.  We talked briefly, about being in America, how his wife feels about their new life, their baby (who seemed to think I was ok enough to stare at, for periods at a time; significant for a just several months  792 more words

RIP Robin Williams. And here, from the archives - When Robin Razzed Rudd.

It’s embarrassing to confess that I do not remember this incident at all. I thought I was paying pretty close attention to the Kruddfuhrer at the time. 53 more words


#BURMA #MYANMAR #ABSDF #North #Commemorates #26th #Anniversary of #88th #Uprising

All Burma Students’ Democratic Front (ABSDF)’s northern bureau on Friday commemorates 26th anniversary of 1988’s student-led uprising, also known as 8888 or 88th uprising, at its headquarters Janghtung Lahkum Bum located near Laiza. 246 more words


The Sentry

This essay was published originally on June 27, 2012, during the 2012 election cycle, with the intent of bringing context to the season America was experiencing and how our perspectives on elections and those we elect to public office should be considered with far more care and diligence than we currently apply.  3,810 more words

President Barack Obama

Do I Support the Strikes?

Today in the United Kingdom there is a massive strike of fire fighters, teachers, civil servants and local government staff. I heard on the radio this morning that around 1 million people are on strike. 392 more words

#MYANMAR #BURMA #RCSS #STATEMENT #International #Day #Against #Drug #Abuse

Statement On International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 26 June 2014