Category Archives: Democracy’s desecration

This is so disgusting!

HUMAN RIGHTS In America, Prisoners with Money Can Pay Their Way to a Nicer Stay For $100 a night, wealthier prisoners can serve their sentence in relative comfort. By Kali Holloway / AlterNet January 9, 2018, 3:01 PM GMT

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FIX YOUR OWN HAMBURGER!

I didn’t know until I looked it up that a federal law allows waitpersons to be paid only half the minimum wage.  The restaurant owners must have a powerful lobby, because  The Trump Labor Department now wants to give control of waitpersons’ tips  to their … Continue reading

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Funeral for Net Neutrality

IT’S OVER; DONE FOR.  The FCC today did away with rules barring internet providers from blocking or slowing down access to online content. The FCC would also eliminate a rule barring providers from prioritizing their own content.  According to CNN, during … Continue reading

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An American’s declaration of shame – Reblog

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
Today is Independence Day in the United States, and across this great land we mark the occasion with the iconic images of parades, fireworks, waving flags and blackened weenies on the grill. But one thing…

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Neglected Poem from Poet/try page earlier on 5-29-2016 d’Verse

THE WORLD IS FLAT AFTER ALL Dubbed Democracy, it used to be top of the line, the lead ship, at sea, and on the land it served us well, until the  strains of its death knell fell, bearing an underbelly … Continue reading

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