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The Insecurity of Social Security

There is an important role of society in providing some level of support or “social safety net” for those citizens who are hurt, sick or fall on hard times, and I have found that most citizens, on either side of the spectrum agree with this basic tenet.  778 more words


A More Perfect Union?

Last week, the United States Supreme Court delivered its decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, 576 U.S. ___ (2015), deciding unequivocally that “same-sex couples may exercise the fundamental right to marry in all States” and “that there is no lawful basis for a State to refuse to recognize a lawful same-sex marriage performed in another State on the ground of its same-sex character.” (Slip op. 959 more words


Secret Squirrel Presents A Plan To Run Amtrak On Time.

Secret Squirrel knows considerable about the railroads, and indeed, America’s in particular. Squirrel romped about Europe, taking trains, in Germany, Squirrel made a 5 minute train exchange, as in 5 minutes BETWEEN trains,and Squirrel noted that German trains ran on time, like clockwork, arrival and departure,the Deutsche Bahn. 440 more words

The Seriously Political-Humor Of Secret Squirrel

Social Conservatives, Let's Privatize Marriage

Last week the Supreme Court rejected to hear appeals from five states on preserving their gay marriage bans, essentially paving the way for gay marriage to be legal in 24 states plus the District of Columbia. 867 more words

Social Issues

David Yonngi Cho Church Fraud Investigation? (Part 1)

If Yonggi Cho is not accountable to his elders, who is he accountable too?

The Hankyoreh reported,

Elders act to prevent megachurch pastor from privatizing church assets… 500 more words

Outsourcing Vince.

I hope I’m not getting Vince in trouble by praising him this morning.

I was reading the AAPLE report on the results of outsourcing custodial services at CPS and what a disaster it has become. 220 more words