Tag Archives: Questioning Authority

A Desire and Need to Submit To and Follow Authority

The Republicans are still trying to recover. The Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) was signed into law by George W. Bush on October 3, 2008 – the great Republican project in barely-regulated free-market capitalism had ended in disaster – although … Continue reading

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The Kind of Country We Want

Rude awakenings are useful. That is how we really learn. Nothing is what your thought it would be. Life slaps you in the face. What were you thinking? Snap out of it! You’re not going to be a famous jazz … Continue reading

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American Authoritarian Tradition

For most of the population it is hard to get a sense of the cultural upheavals of the late sixties. They’re too young. They weren’t there. That’s ancient history – odd doings in Paris in May of 1968, and later … Continue reading

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