Mission Statement

Divide and Rule

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man A permanent feudal class Two major political parties, Democrats and Republicans, have successfully divided the country in recent decades to maintain their rule. They, as part of the Beltway Beast, have split the nation into categories of conservative versus liberal, blue versus red, left versus right, and us versus…

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Immigration

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man “America is not just a country, it’s an idea.” Bono Fearmongering is one of the most potent cards politicians hold in order to get elected, whether there is any substance to the rhetoric or not. American politicians are no different. Some American politicians hold the most powerless people in…

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Foreign Policy

Share Tweet Follow Email Follow America faces a paradox when it comes to foreign policy. US domestic politics engender short-term, tactical thinking based on election cycles. Foreign policy, on the other hand, calls for a long-term strategic vision. Washington seems to view foreign policy as if it were short-term in nature. Perhaps this explains why our leaders are so obsessed…

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What about the Generations to Come?

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man “Americans are too broke to retire” American politicians proclaim they’ll do everything for the American children and the next generation while robbing their future. The MI generation has been asked to pay for their own retirement as well as for their parents’ and grandparents’. Here is the challenge: more…

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Women Leading the Way

Share Tweet Follow Email Follow Over the last two decades women in the United States have made great strides toward professional and financial advancement. Women’s role in every aspect of the American life is growing and will play a critical role in shaping the future. Over the last thirty years, women have made up an increasing share of the workforce….

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How the Media Controls Politics

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowThe Two Party duopoly has near total control over how the American people view their candidates, with the complicity of the Media when it comes to political debates. The nonpartisan League of Women Voters (LWV) sponsored the presidential debates from 1976 until 1988. In response to both campaigns’ demand to control the questions, the composition of…

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