Politics

Who Do You Think You Are?

A Voice from the People in Maine’s Pine Tree Zone Debate Who Do you Think You ARE! ? photo by Mackenzie...
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Blockchain Voting and The American Elections

In less than 70 days, the world’s oldest democracy will be facing its biggest showdown in an unprecedented way and at...
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What would Honest Abe do now?

“The time is ripe, and rotten-ripe, for change; then let it come.” ~ James Russell Lowell During the time I was a...
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What Would Government’s Place in a Free World Look Like Anyway?

Political science arguments aside, discussions surrounding the role of government are critical more than ever. Politicians, economists, and policy makers have...
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I am a Baby Boomer, and this is the story of how my generation let the great wealth divide happen

Featuring The Maine Capital Corporation of 1976 Established in the wake of a newly centralized United States Economy, Legal status disclosure:...
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Ignore Trump

Usually, The Fourth of July is an occasion for barbecuing or escaping the city. With the first round of COVID-19 swinging...
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Responding to “I Can’t Breathe,” and Pandemic

Every day, like many of you, I’ve spent far too much time scanning the news and social media, reading stories and...
blank Jerry Lawson
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The political debate that has not been

The New York Times got a lot of heat after it published online on June 3, 2020, a column by Arkansas...
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The leader of the deceived

Five years ago, Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign. When it became obvious that he was serious, in August of 2015,...
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The American Power Grid is Vulnerable

And That’s Dangerous for National Security The US bulk power system, which provides electricity and supports national defense, vital emergency services,...
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Are we having a dress rehearsal for a police state?

In his syndicated column, Dennis Prager claims that we are amid a dress rehearsal for a police state. He alleges that...
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Fog City

Business-centered health care or patient-centered business

The conflict of interest fueled by the populist attitude Healthcare is in a deep conflict within itself. It merely suffers the...
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Who is gaslighting whom?

In the past, we would talk about confusing, deluding, brainwashing, or messing with someone’s mind. Polish speakers would talk about making...
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Defining ‘Life’ in the Time of COVID-19

My wife and I are approaching a month of self-imposed isolation to avoid getting the coronavirus. We are both over 70...
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Is inequality unequal?

There is a Polish saying that, for a poor one, the wind always blows into the eyes. There are similar English...
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Neither the Globalists nor the Populists Can Monopolize the COVID-19 Story

If the Financial Crisis of 2008 stirred doubt in the global economic system, COVID-19 exposed its fragility. Yet, it has also...
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medicine, personalized healthcare

It takes a village to take care of a patient

A Liberated village; or a Feudal dominion The Village of Healthcare must be personal and grassroots Most of us are familiar...
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15 min read
COVID-19, Coronavirus

COVID-19 crisis: From Neo-populist Rhetoric to Globalist instrument

The coronavirus pandemic is the epitome of a natural disaster. Indisputably, unlike many other expected adversities, the COVID-19 crisis could have been...
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Human and artificial intelligence in capitalism

The surprising benefit of becoming old is in finding out that issues that intrigue and often scare younger generations are not...
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corporate medicine

21-st century Corporate medicine and the surge of Neo-Feudalism

Neo-feudalism, or the modern feudal ideology, is growing influential and widespread worldwide. Today neo-feudalism represents the epitome of the contemporary resurgence...
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