First, a side note: This is a reprint from my blog: http://www.houseofperpetualdistraction.com/ , where I have written a series of articles about working and middle class homelessness in America as viewed through the lens of my personal experiences, past and present. Every step of the way, I have been reminded that
THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY EXORCISM OF ELECTED POLITICIANS TODAY’S SERMON: CAMPAIGN FINANCE MONEY LAUNDERING We must entice elected politicians into the Church of the Holy Exorcism of Elected Politicians because the DEVIL is in their warped souls, the proof of which is PRESCRIPTION DRUG PRICES (1) U.S. Congress votes
We must entice elected politicians into the Church of the Holy Exorcism of Elected Politicians because the DEVIL is in their warped souls, the proof of which is in the WATER. The guys who won the 2014 election in Vermont will destroy the Environment of the State of Vermont. Champ
In the United States, the use of prescription medications is widespread. From antidepressants to antibiotics, many Americans firmly believe there’s a pill for every ailment. But what about all the side effects and complications associated with those drugs? Couldn’t it be said that, sometimes, the risks outweigh the rewards? Take
9 years. 10 months. 19 days. That’s how long Kirk Noble Bloodsworth spent imprisoned for a crime he did not commit, until he became the first U.S death row prisoner to be exonerated by DNA evidence in 1993. 30 years later, Bloodsworth seeks to share his powerful and harrowing story
Issues Under Fire: The Flip Side of the Texas Poll Tax Story Forced to pay attention to the 2014 midterm elections due to Texas’ voter suppression efforts, the issue stirred up some interesting analysis that might get over looked by more “responsible” media outlets. Last evening during a brainstorming session, it
Fred Malek was one of the original – and worst – Dirty Tricksters of the Nixon era: He worked in the Nixon administration to root out civil servants and replace them with Nixon supporters. He was specifically tasked with politicizing departments of the government and handing out illegal political patronage.
Executing the Insane-the Case of Scott Panetti In her latest piece, Stephanie Mencimer of Mother Jones sheds light on the case of Scott Panetti—a death row prisoner who Texas wants to execute despite a decades-long history of severe mental illness and serious questions remaining about his competency to be executed. In her