January 13, 2009
What will the Obama administration bring? Will it be a return to Camelot, that fictional fantasy land envisioned at the time of King Arthur, as many would like? His appointments lead us to believe ..
December 10, 2008
God has boosted people to the terrain with all crucial things inevitably imperative for their survival. God has also sent them some rules for leading their lives controlled and cleanly and as such he .
October 23, 2008
Over forty years ago a new English teacher at my school answered a question asked by an eager student. The question was, “What do you think is the greatest novel written in English?" He didn't ..
September 28, 2008
The ideals of American government have always been that this is a country, as Abraham Lincoln said, of the people, by the people and for the people. In recent years, as the influence of wealthy ..
August 13, 2008
It's amazing how many people, including financial professionals, do not take chart reading seriously. The most common argument against is that charts are merely a reflection of past action and cannot .
July 25, 2008
Comic relief compliments of the U. S. government and former attorney general John Ashcroft during the senate congressional hearings and inquisition of corruption throughout the Bush administration. ..
July 20, 2008
Transparency International found in its latest global corruption report that kickbacks, bribes and other forms of misconduct are the main causes of a universal water crisis. Corruption in the supply ..
July 13, 2008
I just finished reading an article on the Top 100 Corporate Criminals in America. The list included names you may have heard. . . Chevron, Bristol-Myers, Tyson Foods, Southland Corporation, Borden, ..
July 07, 2008
India is plagued by many maladies and evils like corruption, nepotism and red-tapism, gender-bias etc in the political front, inflation, black money, unemployment and poverty etc in the economic ..
July 06, 2008
With all of the bad economic news coming out every day, and the continuing collapse of housing prices and record foreclosure numbers, it often seems like the situation just can not get any worse. ..
March 14, 2008
The Spitzer tornado has kept the media and political circles busy for the last few days. Mr. Spitzer's fall from grace has wider implications than his immediate legal and personal troubles. (Though ..
March 09, 2008
Steve Glickman, president and founder of the Democratic Empowerment Party, is a would-be reformer of democracy and defender of the underdog like you've never seen. Hegelian in approach, he wants to ..
February 27, 2008
Because he wants to salvage American democracy and help Americans, Ralph Nader is running for president again. He deserves the support of all Americans that see themselves as progressives, ..
February 11, 2008
Defining poverty varies and depends from one place to another, from one time to another and from one year to another, from household to another. . . A poor person in my village, Kpala, owns land, has .
December 18, 2007
For evidence that America's political system is a criminal conspiracy, open your mind to piles of new analyses that prove beyond doubt that the official 9/11 story is a lie. Years of a bipartisan ..
August 29, 2007
On a recent trip to a developing country I became more aware of the influence of infrastructure and its impact on economic and business development. The final conclusion: without a solid ..
August 23, 2007
Journalism becomes fiction when the writer has no facts to support his or her point of view. The writer takes what might be true and then adds a whole lot of things that might also be true, and then ..
August 15, 2007
When teaching on the importance of foundations and fundamentals for successful living, two schoolboys preparing to play professional football were startled to learn that God had said, “You ..
August 15, 2007
When asked and invited to conduct three Assemblies in Nairn Academy to the senior pupils on “Make Poverty History" a dilemma arose within my heart and mind. It is a catchy slogan, but it is ..
July 24, 2007
State law says: “Local boards of education are not agents of the towns but creations of the state. " Therefore, your local school board does not represent the people of your town; it gets its ..
July 10, 2007
We have all heard of the notorious statement, “Big Brother is watching"! My question is, “Who is watching Big Brother"? It is my opinion that not only is “Big Brother" ripping we ..
June 28, 2007
When someone asks you for something and you adamantly refuse to do what they ask, or show them the information they are seeking, there are two choices. Either you are hiding something that you do not .
June 27, 2007
Indicators of corruption include the frequency of various types of bribes (both bribes paid for regular administrative dealings with the state and bribes paid by businesses to influence laws and ..
June 18, 2007
There’s a significant negative correlation between tax morale and the perceived size of corruption. An increase in the corruption scale by one unit increases the share of subjects indicating ..
June 13, 2007
Italy, a country associated with fine wine, exquisite cuisine, beautiful women, and above all Calcio. The Italians are very passionate when it comes to the latter, but unfortunately their beloved ..