Change the Oligarchy!

10 months ago Citizen#7 0
We Live in An Oligarchy When a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution defines the word “Oligarchy”. The Center for Research on Globalization reports the highlights of a Princeton study. Economic elites and organized groups representing business interests have substantial independent impacts on U.S. government policy, while mass-based interest Read More

Doug Ericksen’s Nose is Out of Joint

10 months ago Citizen#7 0
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court (1902-1932) is attributed to have said “The right to swing my arms in any direction ends where your nose begins.” Sen. Ericksen said “American citizens have a constitutional right to assemble, to speak freely, and to petition their government via protests,” Ericksen said.  “There is no constitutional Read More

Social Security Under Attack!

10 months ago Citizen#7 0
President-elect Trump repeatedly said he would not touch Social Security, he would leave it alone. December 16th 2016 Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) chairperson of the subcommittee on Social Security presented legislation called the “Social Security Reform Act of 2016”. Johnson says the act is to “improve” the financial stability of Social Security. According to the Read More