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FROM MY CORNER: My Presidential Team

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Climate, Corporate Avarice, Economy & Finance, People Politics, Presidential Election, Refugees, Women's Issues

The giant American Capitalist status quo seems to think that U.S. workers are in their way, instead of being the reason for America existing. This heads us toward an increasing conflict that is begging for a solution. Therefore: I would like to see Bernie Sanders nominated for President and Elizabeth Warren for Vice President. Why… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: 2nd Paris Report

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Europe, People Politics, Poverty, Presidential Election, Refugees, Trump

January 1, 2020 . . . New Year’s eve day in Paris was very cold, but sunny and clear. Today, it is warmer, but overcast with no sun. I wonder is this some sort of omen for 2020? The New York Times International Edition’s headlines since I arrived imply a similar forecast. December 24:“Ransomed at… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Life or Nuclear Bombs?

Howell Hurst Climate & Environment, Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, Humans, Poverty, Refugees, War and Organized Mayhem

The medical aspect of the coming presidential election is intriguing. There are vicious arguments about how much it will cost to continue Obamacare, or to initiate Warren’s and Sanders’s Medicare-for-All. Ignored in the arguments is the vast sum proposed by the Trump administration to totally refurbish our Nuclear arsenal. Lost also is the increased cost… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER, New Words for Our Dictionary

Howell Hurst American News, Defining Trump, People Politics, Refugees

FROM MY CORNER New Words for Our Dictionary (NOUN) TRUMPISTRY. The conspiratorial behavior of an autocratic leader traitorously currying the favor and alliance of other despotic leaders to personally benefit all of them by jointly consolidating their power over the citizens they are pledged to protect.  (VERBS) TO TRUMPIFY. To act in multitudinous ways to… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER, Where Are The Christians?

Howell Hurst American News, Defining Trump, Humans, People, People Politics, Poverty, Refugees, Trump

Thousands of refugees fleeing from known dangers in their home countries are desperate. In Catholic Mexico, in Christian United States, millions taught as children to do onto others as you would have done unto you, are reported by the press as passively denying these people life-supporting assistance. The refugees are commonly vilified by many as… continue reading »