Archive for January, 2006

What?

Monday, January 30th, 2006

If you, like many others, are wondering why it is that a group like Hamas was elected, it is a simple case of pride. Its the same feeling that we Americans got when we decided to rebel against Brittish rule in 1776. The only difference is, we Americans are now the big imperial masters […]

In the news, and not.

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

Amidst the nice tropical breeze in a botanical garden, I read the New York Times while drinking my morning coffee. I thought about how lucky I was to be sitting there, instead of the mess of a world that the Times reports on. With each turn to read the extensions of headline articles, I am […]

Free from Liberty

Tuesday, January 10th, 2006

I donít understand the tolerance that Americans seem to have for the trumping of our civil liberties. The recent issues that have come about with regard to unwarranted spying on Americans drew no real outrage by the general public. There were no protests, and no real resistance against what I see as a major problem. […]