Poverty is not a 3rd world phenomenon.
A friend who lives in Bennington writes poignantly about it:
“In Bennington there are three very distinct classes.
First, there are the ‘fancy people’. They are the ones who rule and control everything. They are on the boards — the hospital board, the library board, the select board, the school boards. They attend the formal fundraisers for the hospital and other institutions. They have the power — even the power over life and death. They, occasionally during a medical crisis in the hospital, make the decision to pull the plug or allow life to go on.
Peoples History Briefings
The British invented modern policing in the early 19th century, establishing the ‘Peelian Principles’ of policing by consent. (After Prime Minister Sir Robert Peel)
“US Foreign Policy is the Greatest Crime Since WWII,” former US Attorney General Ramsey Clark
World Sees Florida’s 17 as a Tiny Backfire! Invading Armed Americans Kill Millions of Kids by jay janson
“Laws never made men a wit more just.” –Henry David Thoreau
Insurance Liability Question –
Who Paid for the Privately Chartered Amtrak Train
that killed one person
in the truck the train hit?
There is no such thing as an accident. Nothing in this Universe occurs haphazardly. There is no chance, no providence, and nothing ever just happens. What is, is, and what happens, happens, because of the need to balance out the repercussions from the attitudes and emotions of fragment-entities, put into a creative mode through their thoughts, words, and deeds.
All Vermont High Schools & Colleges, Please Assign This Blog Entry For Required Reading!
Happy Thanksgiving Week Thankyou to the #MeToo movement For Helping Women Say What They Need To Say!
‘Me too’ movement renews Equal Rights Amendment push
USA TODAY – 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — Equal Rights Amendment advocates think this could be their moment. As women increasingly come forward with stories of sexual assault and harassment, advocates are seeing the “me too” movement as an opportunity to renew their push for Constitutional protections…