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FROM MY CORNER: A Rational Idea

Howell Hurst American News, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, Military Defense, People Politics

Have you ever considered why the United States never proposes to all nations of the world how utterly ridiculous they all are sustaining profit-making defense businesses? Our government, and all other nations’ governments, promote and financially support profit-making businesses manufacturing weapons of mass destruction. They literally insure that defense manufacturing is the most profitable business… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Where’s America’s Soul?

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Defense Spending, Defense vs Diplomacy, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, Uncategorized

REQUEST NR TWO:  I recently asked who would like to continue receiving From My Corner, my occasional social and political commentaries. Out of a couple of hundred I send them to, eight or ten responded with “Yes.” Everybody else was silent. May I suggest that if you do not want to receive them, you answer… 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: The Cost of Aging

Howell Hurst Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Defense vs Diplomacy, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, Military Defense, Poverty, War and Organized Mayhem

What a remarkable experience getting old is. Just about time you learn enough about life to realize how obsolete government is as a means to acquire a degree of security in sharing your country’s wealth, the government finally decides you’re no danger to them anymore. As a senior citizen, you can get away with about… continue reading »

Competing Countries or One World?

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Defense vs Diplomacy, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Humans, Military Defense, People Politics, Poverty, Refugees, War and Organized Mayhem

A recent article in Business Week comments: “There’s no escaping geopolitics.” Joshua Brustein, the writer, is simply saying that the actions of politicians guide – or misguide – what occurs financially (and to a great extent also socially) on the planet. He demonstrates through historical records that your and my financial security depends on the… continue reading »