JUSTICE OR POLITICS?: The Supreme Court takes a controversial stance on campaign financing

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I suppose it’s a matter of perspective. But from where I sit, it looks as if the decision made by the Supreme Court regarding extension of maximum contributions to political campaigns by corporations has little to do with “what’s best for the United States of America.”  It looks like a purely political decision, in which […]

OLIGARCHY: a government which is dominated by a small group of people

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The standoff between the White House and Congress is so frustrating to the average person that it is almost debilitating.  Faced with a major cut to the financing of government agencies, some of which are vital to the safety and security of this nation, people have stopped scratching their heads and begun to reach for […]