Posts in category "History"

Debt Crisis / Political Sausage-Making: Americans Could Care Less When Held Hostage

Debt Crisis / Political Sausage-Making: Americans Could Care Less When Held Hostage
Political pundits and policy wonks may understand the “Art of Political Sausage-Making,” but, to average Americans it may as well be like trying to learn speaking Mandarin. To the Average Joe, instant gratification will always win out over some nifty policy creation that doesn’t enhance their lives or kick in until 2014. Let’s face it,... Read more »

War In Libya: US Should Not Have Gotten Involved With It Or France

War In Libya: US Should Not Have Gotten Involved With It Or France
If there is one thing that I have learned in my lifetime, if France is eager to use American “military muscle,” then try and avoid it at all costs. Matter of a fact, run like hell! French Indo-China (Viet Nam) should be your first lesson learned when looking at their political motives. Besides, wasn’t it... Read more »

African Slave Reparations? I Have A Better Idea!

African Slave Reparations? I Have A Better Idea!
Chicago Mayoral Candidate, Patricia Van Pelt-Watkins raised the subject of African Slave Reparations during last night’s six candidate free-for-all debate. As we know, this has been a divisive and controversial subject for some time now. There are many pros and cons on the subject, but, I for one do not believe that it is practical,... Read more »
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