Posts Tagged ‘OPPORTUNITY’

September 9th, 2016 - 4:43 pm § in Misc.

Which is important? Taxes or Benefits?


March 17th, 2016 - 8:27 am § in Misc.

Racism is an Equal Opportunity


December 13th, 2015 - 10:04 am § in Misc.

I am a democratic opportunist!

What is Democratic Opportunism? One reason I support Bernie Sanders is his effort to brong back respect to the words “Democratic Socialism.” I go one step further. I am not a socialist, democratic or otherwise, because I do not feel there is any intrinsic right to equal wealth to even e[...]

October 11th, 2014 - 10:28 am § in America

130th Anniversary of Eleanor Roosevelt’s Birth


October 4th, 2012 - 8:33 am § in Hypocrisy, Schools & Colleges

Student Confronts Republican on Cuts to Pell Grants


October 30th, 2011 - 11:29 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

What Happened to America As The Land of Opportunity

Der Spiegel Reports: Has America Become an Oligarchy? The Occupy Wall Street movement is just one example of the sudden outbreak of tension between America’s super-rich and the “other 99 percent.” Experts now say the US has entered a second Gilded Age, but one in which hedge fund m[...]

October 15th, 2011 - 9:36 am § in Schools & Colleges

US Passes Mexico in Making University Education a Privilige of the Wealthy

From Seattle Education via Amy Hagopian: Noam Chomsky on Academic Freedom and the Corporatization of Universities A partial transcript from Noam Chomsky’s talk, taken from AlterNet: A couple of months ago, I went to Mexico to give talks at the National University in Mexico, UNAM. It’s q[...]