Fourth Branch of American Government

I have had growing concerns about the growing surveillance state in the USSA:  The United Surveillance State of America.  Apparently the Washington Post has them too. The top-secret world the government created in response to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, has become so large, so unwieldy and so secretive that no one knows how much money it costs,… Continue reading

President Jimmy Carter Speaks

A man for whom I have great respect, speaks with humor and seriousness of world peace, some of the conflicts and issues in the world, some of the work of The Carter Center. This audio is well worth hearing. I wish the power of his ideas would deeply permeate the American conscience. President Carter does not solely blame politics, the… Continue reading