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Teaching the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 8:53 am | John Stanton

“ Ask students to read for more than a couple of sentences and many will protest that they can’t do it. The most frequent complaint that teachers hear that it’s boring. It is not so much the content of the written material that is at issues here; ... More >>

The United States: A Nation on Suicide Watch

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 10:33 am | John Stanton

“The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan required major shifts in national resources from civilian to military purposes and contributed to the growth of the budget deficit and public debt. Through FY 2018, the direct costs of the wars will have totaled ... More >>

Trump and Supporters: Following Lee Atwater’s Strategy

Thursday, 25 July 2019, 10:36 am | John Stanton

“ He has been glorified as a hero and obeyed as a ruler, but fundamentally he is always the same. His most fantastic triumphs have taken place in our own time, among people who set great store by the idea of humanity. He is not yet extinct, nor will ... More >>

America Finally Has its Mussolini and Military Parade

Thursday, 8 February 2018, 4:49 pm | John Stanton

Back in January 2017, I wrote that President Donald Trump should not be too hastily compared to Benito Mussolini, the fascist dictator of Italy who would come to an ignominious end. Well, I was dead wrong about that. More >>

Trump’s Psychopathy Threatens Stability

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 2:51 pm | John Stanton

Trump’s Psychopathy Threatens the Internal Stability of the United States and the World By John Stanton “In the early 1800s, doctors who worked with mental patients began to notice that some of their patients who appeared outwardly normal had what ... More >>

United States Drowning in an Ocean of Subjectivism

Friday, 21 July 2017, 3:13 pm | John Stanton

“The very idea of freedom presupposes some objective moral law which overarches rulers and ruled alike. Subjectivism about values is eternally incompatible with democracy. We and our rulers are of one kind only so long as we are subject to one ... More >>

Republicans Seek to Euthanize 80 Million Americans

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 10:49 am | John Stanton

Trump, Republicans Seek to Euthanize 80 Million Young and Old Americans: Democrats will be Accessories to the Crime More >>

War with North Korea: No Joke - John Stanton

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 1:21 pm | John Stanton

The 20th Century Korean War from 1950-1953 pitting US-led United Nations coalition forces against the North Korean and Chinese militaries has been in pause mode for 64 years. The Korean Armistice was signed on July 27, 1953 by the United States, ... More >>

Trump Unleashes American Vermin, War Declared on US Society

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 4:39 pm | John Stanton

"I feel much alarmed at the prospect of seeing General Jackson President. He is one of the most unfit men I know of for such a place. He has had very little respect for laws and constitutions...His passions are terrible. When I was President of the ... More >>

The Digital Storm: Blowing Away the Human Mind

Friday, 3 March 2017, 1:43 pm | John Stanton

“Temporal compression, as it is technically called, is an event that concretely modifies everyone’s daily life at the same time. In the face of this acceleration of daily life, fear has become an environment even in a time of peace. We are living ... More >>

Remodeling the American Republic, Diktats via Twitter

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 4:06 pm | John Stanton

“We are free to believe that this is the century of authority, a century tending to the ‘right ‘, a Fascist century. Now liberalism is preparing to close the doors of its temples, deserted by the peoples who feel that the agnosticism it professed ... More >>

Emperor Twitteritus Trumparonious - John Stanton

Thursday, 29 December 2016, 2:54 pm | John Stanton

And so it came to pass that on the 1st month of the 20th day in the year of our Lord 2017, Emperor Twitteritus Trumparonious, born in the 6th month of the year of our Lord 1946, improbably snatched the reins of the glorious American Empire from Queen ... More >>

USA Continues Drive to Plutocracy, Dismantling of State

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 3:41 pm | John Stanton

Interest groups and lobbyists have been busy peddling their client’s interests since 1816 when Delaware manufacturer Isaac Briggs teamed up with his colleagues in an attempt to convince federal lawmakers to impose tariffs on the import of foreign ... More >>

CYBER Hustlers Atlantic Council, NYT - by John Stanton

Monday, 3 October 2016, 2:18 pm | John Stanton

“There is an inverse relationship between public access to the Internet and the inability of governments and institutions to control information flow and hence state allegiance, ideology, public opinion, and policy formulation. Increase in public ... More >>

US Presidential Race: Cruella de Vil versus Captain Klutz

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 3:40 pm | John Stanton

The world knows that the 2016 US presidential horse race features two cartoonish characters that are perhaps the most polarizing figures in American national politics. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump appear at a tenuous moment in the world’s history ... More >>

Organized Misery is Fascism

Monday, 16 May 2016, 2:38 pm | John Stanton

“When the United States goes to war they will introduce a war economy. This means sacrificing everything for the army and war purposes – and misery for the population. How can there be a self-sustaining economy for the United States? In times of peace ... More >>

Hillary Clinton Channels Allen and John Foster Dulles

Friday, 15 April 2016, 4:46 pm | John Stanton

Hillary Clinton Channels Allen and John Foster Dulles: Is the Clinton Foundation the Dulles Brother’s Sullivan and Cromwell? by John Stanton More >>

Neoliberal American Capitalism Rocks On!

Saturday, 1 August 2015, 12:03 pm | John Stanton

Though not explicitly stated, America’s most powerful instrument of national power is Capitalism. The pistons that power Neoliberal American Capitalism are: Diplomacy, Information, Military, Economic, Financial, Law Enforcement, Intelligence and Human ... More >>

The American Dream: Designed by War Planners

Monday, 11 May 2015, 12:41 pm | John Stanton

The American Dream: Designed by War Planners by John Stanton “It is wrong to believe that postwar American suburbanization prevailed because the public chose it...Suburbanization prevailed because of the decisions of large operators and powerful economic institutions ... More >>

Something in the USA Works Right : A VA Non-Profit Hospital

Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 2:52 pm | John Stanton

It is easy to severely criticize the state of many things in the United States of America: the US President and Congress bowing to the demands of the national security community to exempt their $ 1 trillion (US) spending from sequestration mandates. More >>