Politics, President Donald Trump

American Oligarchy and Donald

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Our nation, founded upon law and proud to be named a republic, has devolved into a schizophrenic oligarchy. Schizophrenic in that we just can’t seem to decide which of two elite groups we wish to be governed by; Democrats or, Republicans. Oligarchy in that the Federal Government has been wrested from the clutches of the people by executive orders and…

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Politics

Freedom is also the right to be poor.

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Jim was my temporary boss. He was training me in position and pay management for the Federal Government. A successful, single, and highly intelligent man, he had been raised in a somewhat wealthy, white family. It could have been said of him that he benefited from white privilege. He owned a rather nice, if somewhat moderate house, one that he…

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