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FROM MY CORNER: Biden Missed Basic ROTC 101

Howell Hurst American News, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, Presidential Election, War and Organized Mayhem

How did Biden so horribly mismanage his abrupt withdrawal from Afghanistan? When I was in Reserve Officers Training Corps in college, it was made piercingly clear that when a U.S. Army force withdraws from combat it will carefully plan how to extract all military equipment. The press video reports  the $Billions of U.S. military equipment… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Biden Missing The Bulls-Eye

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, Humans, People, People Politics, Poverty, Racial Abuse

The much touted $ Trillion Infrastructure Bill continues the American financial model that taxes us to pay the already-wealthy.  Consider: highways and bridges are built by giant multimillion dollar engineering and construction firms. The $ Billions such firms will receive in an Infrastructure bill will not “trickle down” to the tens of thousands almost about to… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Vaccination Resistance

Howell Hurst American News, Corona Virus, Humans, People Politics

Ages ago two medical disciplines became the unquestionably predominant planet-wide lifesavers for multimillions of people. One was pain-killing anesthetics for surgical operations; the second was vaccinations. Today 40% or more Americans deny vaccination as the indisputable medical discipline it is. There is only one explanation for this: Ignorance. How did the United States create such… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: An Even Hand

Howell Hurst American News, People Politics

It intrigues me to observe that for the first time in over four years some republicans and some democrats are actually talking to one another in person, and that their thoughts are being reported on by the working press. A sailing buddy of mine recently asked me if I thought Mr. Biden had any idea… continue reading »