The jig is up, and my time has come. I'm about to be arrested. They'll be hauling me away in mid-April. Not for doing anything wrong, really. In fact, if the authorities arrest me, it will be for standing up for what's right.
Ready or not, it's time to go Cruzing again!
I realize that it can be frightening to travel through the dark, dangerous corridors of Ted Cruz's mind, making stomach-turning hard right... [read more]
"Too many people are behind bars that don't belong there," declared a group demanding major reforms to America's throw-'em-all-in-jail, mass imprisonment policies.
For nearly 50 years, politicians and prosecutors have pushed... [read more]
Water scarcity is getting scary, and banning long showers is not even a drop in the solution bucket.
The biggest water sponge by far is food production, and agri-giants continue... [read more]
Let us now praise "Lord Zuckerberg, The Magnificent!"
Mark Zuckerberg, I'm talking about, the wunderkind of Silicon Valley who co-founded Facebook, amassed roughly a gabillion dollars in personal wealth, and... [read more]
The problem with applying conventional wisdom to political campaigns is that it can suddenly be upended by an unconventional campaign.
National media pundits have been riveted on Donnie Trump's flagrantly-narcissistic run... [read more]
As a raker of muck, it's my job to root out the nefarious doings and innate immorality of the corporate creature.
But I'm in danger these days of being rendered... [read more]
A proper wall, we're told, makes good neighbors, But an 18-foot high, 2000-mile long wall goes way beyond proper, antagonizes your neighbor, and shows your own fear and weakness.
Yet, this... [read more]
Wall Street buccaneer Carl Icahn has pocketed billions on deals, but he says he's now passionate about helping others.
In particular, the corporate-takeover specialist is pushing a charitable cause involving... [read more]
War is hell.
Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs, and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict. In that case, war... [read more]
I would trust a pack of coyotes to guard my little herd of lambs before I'd trust a pack of corporate hucksters to "reform" America's tax code.
Yet, Carl Icahn, a... [read more]
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