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I finally put a Google search in for “law versus human rights” to see what the experts might have put online. Most files seemed to stress a citizen’s rights before the law or attempts to define human rights. So I’ll go back to my old naive view that western laws are based on the moral … More Globe versus nation
“In Canada’s Grocery Carts, a Boycott U.S.A. Movement Starts Rolling” (WSJ) I’ve been trying for years to put Canadian-grown produce in my cart; but over the years US and South American produce has all but replaced foods grown hear in Canada. Even prices have gotten other worldly if you can find something grown here, like … More Talk About Baloney
A lot of “news” just “blows over”; that’s what President Trump’s media coverage has taught me. Maybe that’s how it’s always been: “breaking news” is just for the moment to keep journalists earning their bread and filling consumers’ minds with anxiety, like fear of Armagedon over and over again predicted by someone who it’s said … More Anxiety and “Breaking News”
For weeks maybe months I’ve been reading journalist reports that White House Chief of staff General Kelly was just hangin’ in to complete one year of his appointment despite President Trump’s avoiding advisor Kelly’s advice. But yesterday: …Two White House officials said Tuesday that Kelly told senior administration staff that he has accepted the president’s … More News/Hypotheses?
“… Cohen was present at the creation of the bond forged between Trump and this Putin-friendly oligarch…”(thus saith Mother Jones) If Mr. Trump was so smart why did he get himself a lawyer like Mr. Cohen whose own lawyer is Lanny Davis who I used to see on Sunday talk shows defending Democrats? And why … More Smart?
I think President Trump is more like an appointee than a dictator. I learned this from media stories about some of his advisors that no dictator characterized as the media has characterized Mr. Trump would have chosen.