This poem called “Questionnaire” by Wendell Berry should be required reading and then answered out loud in public by all politicians, candidates and voters. #5 is especially wrenching: QUESTIONNAIREby Wendell Berry How much poison are you willingto eat for the success of the freemarket and global trade? Pleasename your preferred poisons. For the sake of … Read moreQuestionnaire

Democrats, Republicans, War, Oil and lots of other things

A good friend and I were trading emails during the 2008 election. Here is my response to one of hers. The Democrats have certainly disappointed me at times, but I cannot imagine trusting the ones who have been power for 16+++ years. McCain is part of and has surrounded himself with the group who created … Read moreDemocrats, Republicans, War, Oil and lots of other things