I’m going to say something radical; healthcare should not be tied to employment. 30% of the American population is about to learn why. The number of people filing initial unemployment claims rose by nearly 10 million in the last two weeks. Experts predict before this pandemic crisis is over 30% of the population will be … Continue reading You Lost Your Job, How Does Universal Healthcare Sound Now?
The year was 2007; Goldman Sacs executive, Lloyd Blankfein pocketed $41 million as a financial crisis, caused by greed and enabled by deregulation, permitted banks to engage in predatory lending and hedge fund trading with derivatives. That led to the collapse of the housing market. Airlines began to “restructure,” using corporate bankruptcy laws as a … Continue reading Is 2007 When America Was Great?
In March of 2017, Senator Chuck I(write farm relief bills to collect tax dollars,)” Grassley (R/IA) launched yet another investigation into “her emails,” at the behest of the Orange Menace, and at the cost of taxpayers. 🎶🎵A three-year investigation—⚡️🌪🎶🎵⚡️🌪 *Gilligans Island music plays softly in the background as a narrator continues— On Friday, October 18, … Continue reading BUT HER EMAILS! 🎶🎵A Three-Year Investigation—⚡️🌪🎶🎵⚡️🌪
It’s been a horrifying news week, even more than usual. Ethnic cleansing is underway in the middle east because no one can control the madman Putin installed in the White House. Thousands of US Troops were removed from northern Syria, which was seen as a green light to the Turks to begin dropping bombs, their … Continue reading Two Tales of a Saudi
Trump’s defenders have moved on from “no collusion, no obstruction” to “yeah, it’s true, so what." As indisputable truths, regarding Trump’s relationship with Russia, become common knowledge, thanks to the redacted version of the Mueller Report, the direction their argument has taken was an inevitability. Russians bought “a couple of ads on Facebook” ...so what? … Continue reading Apparently They Think That’s Okay
Robert, if you’re listening, please call me. I normally don’t pick up, but if you let it ring once then hang up, 3x, I’ll google your phone number. I’m guessing google will tell me it’s you, so when you call the 4th time I’ll pick up. If google doesn’t have your digits, I’ll probably block … Continue reading What the Hell is Going On? 20 Questions for Robert Mueller