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FROM MY CORNER: About Christmas

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, People Politics, Refugees

Recently as I proposed acting as a presidential candidate to protest the current state of politics in America, one of my friends who reads my words suggested I should not discuss my beliefs regarding religion. His utterly logical reason was that I would alienate at least half of my original readers by discussing the subject,… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Our Current TV News

Howell Hurst American News, Defense Spending, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, People, People Politics, Terrorism, Trump, What Supremacists

Is it not remarkable to you how the manipulations of our government have become little more than TV and Internet exposure of all its members’ dirty underwear? Mr. T habitually lies openly all the time, and little happens except the papers write a new article about his latest fib as if it were a joke…. continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Wealth Required

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Constitutional Issue, Corporate Avarice, Economy & Finance, People Politics, Presidential Election

Trust me: without proof of wealth, an ordinary American cannot run for the Presidency. I’ve tested it scientifically. If you don’t believe me, try it yourself. Announce you are placing your hat in the ring. TI guarantee you. If you send out press releases to all of the media, even the allegedly people’s alternative Internet… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER, The Long View

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, People, People Politics

The issue of our time is the increasingly exorbitant financial inequality between the super rich and the poor. The ultra wealthy and the far right too frequently contend that the poor are that way because – as Fox’s former “star,” Bill O’Reilly said – “They’re irresponsible and lazy.” The evidence against this simplistic assertion is… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER, Corporate Immigrant Felons

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Economy & Finance, Prisons & Jails, Racism, Refugees

In case you’ve not noticed, not far back the United States didn’t jail immigrants. Judges allowed those claiming refugee status to be free in America as their cases were scheduled for review and decisions. It was a humane and rational system.  Then Fidel Castro had a brainstorm: he would allow any Cubans wanting to go… continue reading »