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Just what would a no-growth economy be?

Nov 17, 2017 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

By Dan Bodine   Before politics gets really crazy next year — e.g., now with Republicans and a dunce-hat “greatness” president appearing to be in a free-fall between sex allegations and elections signaling another end to political Imperialism — maybe it’s time for us little people to bring the above question back onto the commons again. What …

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Doomed malls and “dollar-a-shirt” days

Jun 12, 2017 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

    By Dan Bodine     Hee, hee! My wife, Noemi, belongs to an informal “Church Ladies Shopping Circle” at our Catholic church in El Paso. They’ve got grapevines Columbian drug lords would envy! Talk about reversely predicting doom though! Libertarian extremists have drawn a Joker! A few shopping malls here and there may only be …

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How oligarchies take from the middle class

Apr 4, 2017 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

    By Dan Bodine   Sharing a take-from-the-poor, Stockholm Syndrome quote here from a good blog on inequality — an excellent summation by an economist on how middle-class supporters of Donald Trump aren’t catching on to the radical capitalism game these wealthy corporate oligarchies are pulling on America.

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Fighting Trump and Social Minimalism ideology

Jan 27, 2017 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

  By Dan Bodine   Asking us to get over Nov. 8’s election that has crowned radical-capitalist Donald Trump and his Trump-towers wealth as symbolic king/president of our country is asking us to do more than just shrug off what Catholics describe as a venial sin. It’s asking us to bow to Republican’s far-right politics …

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Sen. Liz Warren’s knows radical capitalism scams

Sep 21, 2016 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

By Dan Bodine   Yeah, I’ve had my little protest website here up for a number of years and all’s been quiet as a church mouse seemingly. Except for one incident. I was asked privately to define radical capitalism once — number of years ago. The classically chiseled U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) reminded me …

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Experts say Sky’s Falling on economy; all seek shelter!

Sep 19, 2016 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

By Dan Bodine   Everyone fleeing the overseas markets? Not often I bring my readers some financial stock advice, but you know how 2016 elections have become. Hell, your best friends are the ones with an unbreakable crystal ball! Here we are! Jethro and I have a conservative Republican one that’s flashing steady red alerts now!

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Cleburne’s untold “mentally retarded” tale bit freakish

Mar 26, 2016 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

    By Dan Bodine   U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) — in legislation some call the “Wanderers Bill” — seeks devices to help monitor whereabouts of special children once all lumped together as mentally retarded. News stirred ghosts in me. My hometown, Cleburne, Tx, was ground zero once in a landmark U.S. Supreme Court clash …

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“Another Vietnam” questions war, too

Feb 10, 2016 No Comments ›› Dan Bodine

 ————————— By Dan Bodine     Samplings of photos from the book, “Another Vietnam: Unseen images of the war from the winning side” — viewed over the weekend– stirred in me old conflicts on America’s military-industrial complex. About who exactly wanted the war? And who won it? And as history seems to be proving now, whether …

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