Tag Archives: oligarchy

Reflections on the Wretched of the Earth


I am reminded of a book I read long, long ago:  Lanternari’s “The Religions of the Oppressed.”  (http://tinyurl.com/lqzrthu)  Throughout the world runs a theme of transcendence from oppression both spiritually and politically.  Society has always been led by the Big … Continue reading

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Mike Wallace Interviews Aldous Huxley


Prognosticator of the Future Here is an interview of Aldous Huxley by Mike Wallace in 1958.  This interview is as topical today as it was in the 1950s.  You will find predictions of how television and advertising will affect politics. … Continue reading

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American Democracy: The Illusion and the Truth


Money, democracy, and Oligarchy. the hidden hand of power http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/peopleandpower/2011/10/2011102683719370179.html

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The Pain Felt Afar: Libya


The Flame Burns Slower as sub-Saharan Mercenaries Arrive … I’m getting quite fatigued suffering the pain of revolution in Libya.  I, here, in California, they on the streets of Benghazi and Tripoli.  My spirit flies at night to the smell … Continue reading

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