Monthly Archives: October 2017

Compiled quotes from past posts…

From one “Cactus” Ed Abbey… “One final paragraph of advice: Do not burn yourself out. Be as I am-a reluctant enthusiast… a part time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and

Posted in Essays and Quotes from Others

OC blog post stuff

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/10/did-george-w-bush-do-all-he-could-to-prevent-911/411175/that I got from Mr. Lou V. and might well have been tweeted by Trump… Nice review of the literature that was certainly “out there” on the progressive non main stream media during the run up to the totally ill

Posted in Original Content on Various Topics, Chapters, and Issues

More OC…

Major OC on what a “p’BD’DiA” movement needs to be about… What all of us who are opposed to the effects of this fundamental “elephant at the dinner table” (grotesquely unequal distribution of wealth, opportunity, political clout- nay, representation at

Posted in Original Content on Various Topics, Chapters, and Issues

More O.C. on “p’BD’DiA”…

Rewrites of the “Elephant at the Table” pro Democracy post… Rewrite #2 What all of us who are opposed to the effects of this fundamental “elephant at the dinner table” (grotesquely unequal distribution of wealth, opportunity, political clout, access to

Posted in Original Content on Various Topics, Chapters, and Issues

O.C. from old posts…

This is for a needed Chapter on Social Security Reform Legislation… This subject needs to be addressed and I need to make proposed legislation possibly called “The Social Security Amendments Act of 2017” a cornerstone to my talks with voters

Posted in Original Content on Various Topics, Chapters, and Issues

For the Books page…

Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science Buy it at: https://www.allbookstores.com/book/compare/1610918320 or preview it: Actually, the google books preview for this book is corrupted and links to another book… I will check back on

Posted in Books

Original “p’BD’DiA” content gleaned while editing this “Reclaiming” blog’s posts…

Student Debt …this is a subject, for a lot of reasons, is near and dear to my heart. When I get my set of issues together for the “real run” I make for Congress next year, my proposal on how

Posted in Original Content on Various Topics, Chapters, and Issues

American Military ops in Africa…

…these links are to various articles- some, most or all by Nick Turse, and they were aggregated initially in this article:https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/10/24/sen-lindsey-graham-didnt-know-about-niger-he-should-read-more-nick-turse-and July 12, 2012: America’s Shadow Wars in Africa April 14, 2014: Our Big, Fat, Not-So-Secret War in Africa September

Posted in The Military Industrial Complex, the Reactionary Right, and the Neocons...

A good brief overview of Vietnam era protests…

…and of the war itself:https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/10/22/vietnam-war-protesters-heroes-or-traitors

Posted in Toward a Department of Peace

A good overview of their strategy…

https://medium.com/@runforsomething/strategic-plan-f428a35d9451

Posted in Citizen Candidacies... Constitutional Amendment Conferences...