Archive for May 2015

AFTER 226 YEARS, WE NEED ANOTHER CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION

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(Mensaje se repite en Español) To effectively deal with this unpleasant reality of centralization of power in fewer and fewer corporate hands under perversions of constitutional law like the Citizens' United Supreme Court holding, a new constitutional convention made up of representatives sent from all the states that meet and amend all aspects of the constitution that might have worked in 1789 and after, but clearly no longer work and remain effective after 226 years for limiting the disproportionate and undemocratic control that corporate interests now openly threaten our democracy with. Distortions of core civil rights like free speech and press by monopoly capital that sees 5 corporations owning virtually all media in this country need to either be addressed by a new constitutional convention or our democratic is clearly doomed.

GAY MARRIAGE- A ROSE BY ANY OTHER NAME MIGHT ACTUALLY SMELL SWEETER

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Gay marriage.jpg (Mensaje se repite en Español) With a present divorce rate in California of 55% and comparably high levels of divorce around the country, I don't see how gays and others presently still excluded by some states from the institution of marriage could possibly do any worst than heterosexuals fellow citizens have with the institution of marriage, where the majority of couples now part long before death.