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FROM MY CORNER: Hyping the Presidency

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Climate & Environment, Corona Virus, Homelessness, Humans, People Politics, Presidential Election, Refugees, War and Organized Mayhem

Both Trump and Biden send me money-begging emails daily.  I’m on Biden’s mailing list because some time in the past I registered as a Democrat. I’m on Trump’s mailing list because I recently subscribed to the conservative Washington Examiner.I changed from Independent to Democrat once to be able to vote in some primary that required… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Which Dream, Mr. Trump?

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, Defining Trump, People Politics, Presidential Election, Trump

Mr. Trump says Mr. Biden will “demolish the American dream.” Which dream might he be talking about? Is it the one where we enslaved black people and economically still do? Or might it be the one where – by specific design – our early American government literally committed near total genocide on Native American Indian tribes,… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Why No Adult Presidenrtial Campaigning?

Howell Hurst Climate & Environment, Corona Virus, Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, Humans, Military Defense, Nature, People, People Politics, Presidential Election, Refugees, War and Organized Mayhem

The over-all content of both the American Democrat and Republican campaigns is supremely immature. Neither candidate nor any of his supporting speakers is articulating the most vital issues facing the nation and the world today. There is no over-all comprehensive picture being drawn by either party of the strategies they propose to bring our country… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Our Circus

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, People Politics, Presidential Election

John LeCarre, Britain’s brilliant espionage novelist, always refers to his country’s Intelligence services as the Circus. He does so due to the habitually childlike machinations of the alleged elites so cavalierly manipulating it between cups of tea and shots of Scotch. The term Circus can be well applied to our own country’s farcical political campaigns. Although… continue reading »