Category Archives: Politics

APOLOGY OF SOCRATES

Voice from the past that might illuminate the present: Plato : APOLOGY OF SOCRATES “O my friend, why do you who are a citizen of the great and mighty and wise city of Athens, care so much about laying up … Continue reading

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Why has Donald Trump poll numbers risen so fast and he is in the lead?

Why has Donald Trump poll numbers risen so fast? (Written summer of 2015 – News Page) Less truthful information. Personal biology. Life dreams. Failure to evaluate. Group views. Me vs We.

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Book: Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism’s Stealth Revolution by Wendy Brown

If you are amazed at the level of political anger in the United States, in 2016, and wish to explore some possible reasons motivating individuals to so significantly change from past norms of political party action and support, then you might consider reading this book. Continue reading

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Similarities In The Demise Of Empires: Ancient Rome & United States

There is no exact time that anyone may point in the history of the Roman Empire for attributing the beginning of that empire’s collapse because the factors added up over time.  The factors were so apparent to some of the … Continue reading

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Why Does The World Seem To Be Shifting To The Political Right?

Some examples of right shifting: U.S.A = The Republican Party has split into two separate parties, the old Republican Party and the new far right. Israel = The vast majority of citizens populate the political right.  The political left is … Continue reading

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