Category Archives: World Events

The Violent, the Greedy and the Intolerant: Inequality Main Driver to Terrorism

Reading an article in USA Today about how Al Qaeda has gained a foothold in Iraq, I was reminded of a war that we did not need to have but I also

Republican Hypocrisy: Unborn Children vs. Hungry Children

I am sometimes awe-struck, or you might say confused, by the GOP’s relentless agenda to stop abortion, yet for the children already born to single mothers, some still teenagers themselves, they seem

Tired of Hearing Benghazi, Benghazi, Benghazi – How About Iraq, Iraq, Iraq

What happened in Benghazi was a terrible situation and surely, someone dropped the ball, but let’s have some perspective here; four people died in Benghazi and well over 4,000 Americans died in

Money Available for Syria but Not America – or Even Africa

It is not that I do not care about the children in Syria, killed allegedly by their own president’s government using sarin gas. I do care, but I also care about all

Government Spying: To Trust or Not to Trust – Not

Recently there has been a rash of scandals concerning government spying and there seems to be a much-divided consensus concerning phone records being kept and internet activities being recorded. I personally do

Ricin Letter Sender Can Say Goodbye to Family and Guns

When citizens of this country take it upon themselves to threaten our president or any public official, they should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, to set an example

The God of Terrorist, Not So Almighty, Terror Attack in London Shows

A British soldier was killed by two men who attacked him with a machete, guns and other weapons on the streets of London yesterday. After the attack, the two terrorist waited around

America the Brave or America the Fearful

After September 9, 2011, America became united, as it grieved the loss of so many lives on American soil. The tragic event also changed so many things and it changed us, we

Bead-Reader #3 Dick Cheney, Go Away!

I know I speak for many when I say these words: Dick Cheney Go Away! Let us all be honest, here is a man who deserves to be imprisoned for war crimes

Why Some Children Never Seem to Matter

I am sure that most of us care about our children, we care about other people’s children, and we care what happens to them. Still, children around the world are starving, while