Archive for the 'politics' Category

Digital Deleting

Sunday, September 24th, 2006

In Florida, we have electronic voting. This type of voting is rather controversial because of some affiliations regarding the manufacturer and inventor’s political preference for the Republican party. Now I can agree with many of my counterparts, there ARE some interesting questions that arise from a digital method of voting. For one, there is no […]

Quick Rant

Saturday, August 19th, 2006

As you may or may not be aware, the war on terror is terrorizing me. Im afraid of our government and what it may do next to further reign in control over Americans. This scary series of events unfolded in front of our eyes and we have done nothing about it. I often think to […]

Keep on Keepin On

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006

Are we all disillusioned? Recently I began to work like all the rest of the world and Im becoming the apathetic, robotic, drone that I complain about all the time. Id like to do something about the environment, about the mess of a government we have and about all the other problems facing us, but […]

The Latin American Decision

Saturday, April 8th, 2006

The Latin American trend of populist movements may be getting new support as two more countries stand on the brink of free-market democracy and left-wing socialism. In two days, Peru is scheduled to hold its presidential election in which Ollanta Humala, a left-wing Chavez sympathizer and former military officer, is one of the front runners. […]

Military Imperialism

Monday, March 13th, 2006

I saw this film called “Why We Fight” yesterday, and I think that everyone reading this post should see it. It’s about the military industrial complex and the huge military machine that the United States has become. We espouse a benevolent hegemonic discourse, but for some reason we cannot keep out of violent conflicts. Every […]

The Good Ol Boys Club

Friday, March 10th, 2006

Well it seems that the recent Dubai ports deal has fallen due to a blatant prejudice against the United Arab Emirates. Make no mistake about it; the decision was based on the nationality of its people. The company has the best record for port operations in the world; it passed an initial background inspection, and […]