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An Outside Political Perspective

Let me start by saying that I am not a political person. I am, in fact, a person that thinks politics is stupid and arbitrary. In every Presidential election, it is my opinion that anyone who claims that they will be a good President has no idea what they are talking about because they have no idea what it means to be President. 1,567 more words

May 5, 2016

Originally posted to Facebook.

It isn’t entirely fair to blame Republican voters or the weak leadership within the party structure for Trump’s ascension…the media did give Trump $2 BILLION in free advertising, which either means there really was a conspiracy to doom the Republican Party or “journalists” are just really bad at their jobs–and since conspiracies are notoriously difficult to keep quiet and keep all the cogs working together, I’m inclined to believe they are just really bad at what they do. 144 more words

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Antonio de Oliveira Salazar

ANTONIO DE OLIVEIRA SALAZAR

(1889 – 1970)

Portuguese Politician

Salazar dominated 20th Century Portuguese history as he was Prime Minister of Portugal for 36 years between 1932-1968. 31 more words

Calling Card

Do We Need a Dictator to Restore our Freedom?

By Mike Cronin

Over the last 240 years, our federal government has become a bloated monstrosity that bears little resemblance to the founder’s vision. It is so massive and tangled that there is little hope that we can restore it to a more reasonable size or constrain it from grabbing an ever-increasing share of our liberty and freedom. 860 more words

Politics & Philosophy

Writing Prompt: Zanzibar and the Fluffy Fluff Fluffles

Writing Prompt: The true power behind the throne isn’t the queen or the vizier. Instead, it’s the royal pet.

Zanzibar was confused. As a regular warmongering dictator he believed he had seen everything imaginable on the battlefields. 492 more words

Fiction

May the weather dictate 

May the weather choose for me

If I die or if I live

May rain force tears from eyes

While thunder forces screams and cries… 55 more words

Poetry

On This Day: April 28th

Towards the end of World War II in 1945 Benito Mussolini the fascist dictator of Italy was executed along with his mistress Clara Petacci on the 28th of April. 428 more words

History