In my opinion, the number one issue of this current election cycle must be manufacturing. So many other issues are corollaries of this; jobs, wages, entitlements, economy, debt. Resolution of this one issue will have strong impact on the other areas of concern.
There are so many changes that must be made to bring this American rejuvenation about. Business funds must be repatriated. The answer to this is lowering the business tax. Simply lowering this rate to make America…Continue
The disapproval ratings of the president are pretty low, the ratings of Congress are even lower. The game of politics, yes it is a game, attracts those who have no problem pointing out the worst aspects of their opponents. It should be obvious that the general strategy of both sides of the aisle is to point out and expand upon the minutia, a misdirection of attention. The focus of attention moves to those things that, in the long run, really do not make much of a difference to the overall…Continue
Added by Kevin Earley on November 12, 2011 at 3:48pm — No Comments
Slavery takes many forms and has been with humanity since written records. Slavery is a system of social stratification. Mass slavery also requires economic surpluses and a high population density to be viable.
Serfdom is the status of peasants under feudalism. It was a condition of bondage or modified slavery which developed primarily during the High Middle Ages in Europe and lasted to the mid-19th century. Serfdom included the labor of serfs occupying a plot of land owned by a…Continue
Added by Kevin Earley on November 6, 2011 at 6:09am — No Comments
Something to be noted of all the "events" occurring in America. The underlying position, below all the bluster from both sides, seems to me to be the idea of responsibility. The primary dividing line among Americans comes down to this; Do I embrace the idea of personal responsibility or do I give up on personal responsibility and let the government do it for me.
When an educator of our nations children, an educator in a public…
Added by Kevin Earley on June 23, 2011 at 2:18pm — No Comments
Added by Kevin Earley on June 18, 2011 at 10:32pm — No Comments
Memorial Day, begun as a ritual of remembrance and reconciliation after the Civil War, by the early 20th century, Memorial Day was an occasion for more general expressions of memory, as ordinary people visited the graves of their deceased relatives, whether they had served in the military or not. It also became a long weekend increasingly devoted to shopping, family get-togethers, fireworks, trips to the beach, and national media…
Added by Kevin Earley on May 30, 2011 at 5:01pm — No Comments
Americans are at a crossroads. Decisions must be made.
We, as a nation, need to decide, are we representative of the rugged individualism and independence or do we, as a whole, roll over and say “somebody needs to care for me, because I cant do it myself.”
We, as a nation, need to decide whether we will continue to be the policeman of the world, or do we say, “we cant do this anymore, sorry, folks, have at it amongst yourselves.” “Create what you like,…Continue