Monthly Archives: January 2014

How Blind is Justice?

Wealth is the root of all power.  Mega wealth corrupts absolutely. Our civil justice system is supposed to be fair to all parties.  This was the foundation of a justice system that equitably rendered civil judgements fairly and impartially (justice … Continue reading

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Violence Multiplies Violence in an Endless Spiral

“Returning violence for violence multiplies violence, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars.  Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that.   Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”   Quote from Dr. … Continue reading

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Citizens United – Giving Corporations same Free Expression Rights as Citizens

I read the following article by Laura Bonham, a small business owner, which mirrors my sentiments upon the Supreme Court’s ruling on Citizens United which has enshrined corporations the same “rights” as ordinary citizens in the Constitution.  I don’t do … Continue reading

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Guns & Bullets vs. Human Rights

I think we often build a tolerance for the things we hear and see frequently.  Guns and bullets are almost a way of life.  We see daily news about people killed and we tend to take an impersonal view of … Continue reading

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Change and the Establishment

There are a few laws of nature that seem to be quite universal even applicable to social systems.  A body in motion will remain in motion unless other forces change its speed and direction.  Any force will result in an … Continue reading

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Welcoming in a New Year

On January 1st of each year we welcome in a new year as if it is the start of a new era, a time to start the clock over again and wish everyone a Happy New Year.  We make new … Continue reading

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