Driving While Poor Is Dangerous

Whether or not race is also a factor, driving while poor can destroy your life whether you are black, white, Hispanic, or other. I consider it a triumph of reality over myth that the picture used to illustrate this Yahoo News story shows a black cop issuing a ticket to a black driver. Obviously, any news about how poor people are being hurt will find the damage is suffered by a disproportionate number of African Americans because they are more likely to be poor. Furthermore, if the issue Read more […]

Crime Does not Pay even the Super Rich

The super rich are finding they must develop hiding places to which to flee. This makes so much sense! You get so rich that you have to go into hiding forever… and you can’t enjoy the fruits of that wealth. From the U.K. Mirror: “Panicked super rich buying boltholes with private airstrips to escape if poor rise up.” Super rich hedge fund managers are buying ‘secret boltholes’ where they can hideout in the event of civil uprising against growing inequality, it has been claimed. Nervous Read more […]

Obamacare Drives Inequality: “One Percent” Have Their Own Hospitals

This is yet another predictable result of Obamacare. Top Hospitals Opt Out Of Obamacare The Obama Administration has been claiming that insurance companies will be competing for your dollars under the Affordable Care Act, but apparently they haven’t surveyed the nation’s top hospitals. Americans who sign up for Obamacare will be getting a big surprise if they expect to access premium health care that may have been previously covered under their personal policies. Most of the top hospitals will Read more […]

If Gay Marriage Is a Civil Right, So Are Magic Mushrooms

The Supreme Court is set to make a ruling any time now, possibly even today, on gay marriage. One of the particular matters in question is whether it is constitutional for states that don’t recognize gay marriage not to recognize the unions of homosexual couples who were “married” in other, pro-gay-marriage states. Fred Sainz, a spokesman for the Human Rights Campaign, is quoted in Friday’s Washington Post as saying, “Equal protection means that every family should have access to the same protections Read more […]