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People Politics

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 »

FROM MY CORNER: Left Turn or Right?

Howell Hurst People Politics

A man I do business with professes himself a Conservative. He explains he became a Conservative after reading former Senator Barry Goldwater’s book, Conscience of a Conservative. Hoping to better understand his philosophy, I recently bought and began to read Goldwater’s book. Within the first two pages, I discovered two of Goldwater’s fundamental beliefs that… continue reading »