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People Politics

FROM MY CORNER: Malfocused Americans

Howell Hurst Consumerism, Education, People Politics

Barely over 5% of Americans watch the nation’s meager TV investigative news feature shows: Meet The Press, Face The Nation, This Week, Fox’s various news features. How many more watch alternative journalism and Internet entities, such as Huffington Post, Politico, and dozens, if not hundreds of others, may double that. It is possible only 10%… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Rational Biden vs The Stunted American Press & Public

Howell Hurst American News, Corona Virus, Economy & Finance, Humans, People, People Politics, Refugees

A week ago, a business colleague informed me President Biden was obviously demented.  Although diametrically opposed to my colleague’s thinking, I held my tongue and waited. If anything is now clear from his press conference, it is that the president is a rationally thinking man. I cannot say the same for the immature press corps… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Join The 10% Club

Howell Hurst American News, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, People, People Politics, Poverty, Racial Abuse, Women's Issues

A friend just told me I’m being too secret about something. It’s true. I’ve kept something hidden. It seemed to me that telling you about it would seem self-serving. But my friend told that today people tell other people about things like this. My secret is that for three years I have monthly donated 10%… continue reading »

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: Danish & American Politics

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

Lately some readers wrote to me about “Socialism.” The gist of what they said is that Socialism steals people’s personal initiative from them. And, that Capitalism preserves it.  This is a long-asserted conservative belief.  I don’t disagree with it – IF we are talking about government owning ALL business assets of a country. However, if… continue reading »