Tag Archives: Hoping America Fails

When America Must Fail

America patted itself on the back when we elected our first black president in 2008 – we were finally a post-racial society, and we could finally talk about other things. It was like Blazing Saddles – the hip new black … Continue reading

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Motive, Means and Opportunity

There was Agatha Christie’s detective Hercule Poirot – a great name – and in the fifties it was Joe Friday on Dragnet. That’s another cool name. Then in the sixties it was Perry Mason and by the eighties we had … Continue reading

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The Structural Impossibility of America

It may be that the whole idea of government by the people, of the people and for the people was based on a misconception about people, even if it seemed like a good idea at the time. And it was … Continue reading

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