Category Archives: Government

TIME TO GO?

On April 20, 1653, Oliver Cromwell dissolved Parliament in London. We may be approaching the time for the American public to repeat these words to the current Administration. “It is high time for me to put an end to your … Continue reading

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HURRAH FOR JEFF SESSIONS

As a Democrat, I never had any particularly high regard for Jeff Sessions UNTIL NOW. In response to President Trump’s accusation that his Attorney General had failed to do his job by stepping aside from the Russia investigation, Mr Sessions replied: … Continue reading

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Hurrah for Jeff Sessions

As a Democrat, I never had any particularly high regard for Jeff Sessions UNTIL NOW. In response to President Trump’s accusation that his Attorney General had failed to do his job by stepping aside from the Russia investigation, Mr Sessions … Continue reading

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SUPREME COURT JUSTICE

Whomever President Trump chooses to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court will almost assuredly swing the balance of court decisions further to the right. This action will affect the way under which the nation is going to … Continue reading

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INCOMPETENCE OR GRAFT?

I believe my wife and I had been lucky in not having more than a few unwanted calls on our mobile phones in the past. Most of those were simply mistakes. Our landline, however, was a very different story. We … Continue reading

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JUSTICE AGAINST SPONSORS OF TERRORISM ACT

It appears that some in Congress are now having second thoughts about the bill they passed to allow families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia. On September 28, they  voted to override President Obama’s September 23 veto of the … Continue reading

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GUNS IN OUR LIVES

In the United Kingdom, where gun ownership is rare, the murder rate per head of population is significantly lower than in the United States; similarly in other Western European nations. The Gun Lobby and NRA in the United States are confident … Continue reading

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