Once upon a time, America was a land offering unlimited promise and opportunities, but for four decades now, it has borne witness to a growing atrocity
Articles by: Terrence
The pronouncements by many of these candidates and office holders have gone from mere gaffes to something far more telling about them; that they are unfit to lead!
Mitt “The Grifter” Romney has already threatened that he will be that ‘bush-league’ on steroids.
Throughout history, empires have come and gone. What we are witnessing today is the end of the American Empire.
Today’s Republican Party is not the Republican Party of half a century ago. It has transmogrified into an iniquitous, illicit cult full of racketeers, racketeurs, extortionists, mobsters and gangsters.
Transparency International reports that the United States now ranks the 24th least corrupt on a “corruption perceptions index,” and only the fourth least corrupt in the western hemisphere. When Bill Clinton was president, we were the third least corrupt globally. That is a huge tumble.
America’s Right-wing, or at least its rank-and-file, fancies itself as patriotic, compassionate, law-abiding citizens upholding the traditional values that built this nation—essentially, they see themselves as the modern-day equivalent to say, Ethan Allen’s Green Mountain Boys. And in one respect, they may be correct.