NATO was created to defeat the Soviet Union expansion. This was expanded to defeat all despotic threats in the free world after this victory. The rise of nationalism is now putting this union at risk.
Donald Trump ran his Presidential campaign as a narcissistic populist demagogue and barely won. I will show the signs to look for if he is going to become a leader for all the people or just his own.
I wrote my own political platform planks as an exercise to determine what is most important to me in voting this November. Then I compared them to the major candidates. Please try this yourself.
Reality TV has consumed us and Donald Trump has brought it into our politics. Bernie Sanders has shown another way where active citizens are more important. Our future hinges on which model wins out.
Bernie Sanders has brought the term socialism back into our political conversation. The GOP will seek to demonize him. Is our economy devoid of socialism? I will show how much we have and still need.
Recent calls for ostracizing Muslims and carpet bombing the Middle East violates both civil and human rights. Gathering allies among Muslims here and in the Middle East will be the better path.
I am returning as promised to some Constitutional analysis. Approximately eight months ago I wrote a Hub entitled "The Genius And The Neglect Of The Ninth Amendment". The Ninth and Tenth Amendments were...
I often wondered when I was a younger man why there were so many different music labels. The music stores would classify music as Hard Rock, Reggae, Heavy Metal, Hip Hop, Jazz, or Alternative. These are just a few...
The financial meltdown of 2008 and the resulting deep recession have brought enormous pressure upon the governments of the many nations of the world including the United States. The world economy has been remarkably...
What is the state of U.S. health care now that the dust has settled following the health care reform battle of 2009 and early 2010? The opposing sides have vastly contrary views regarding this matter mostly formed to...
The United States is at a historic crossroads. The direction that it now takes will determine if it continues to be a global leader. Many feel that the decline of the U.S. is part of a natural cycle in world history....