The Reading Habits Of Highly Successful People

Some of the world's highest achievers have one thing in common: it isn’t a high IQ, nor is it an incredible lucky streak, but their appreciation for reading. Books were their most profitable investment. by Sandra Wu Two teenage boys found employment at a grocery store in Omaha, Nebraska. The older boy, from a poor…Read more The Reading Habits Of Highly Successful People

AS STANDING ROCK CAMPS CLEARED OUT, TIGERSWAN EXPANDED SURVEILLANCE TO ARRAY OF PROGRESSIVE CAUSES

Leaked documents and public records reveal a troubling fusion of private security, public law enforcement, and corporate money in the fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline.  read more

Trump’s Solar Border Wall Idea Won’t Work in the Real World

Commentary: Pundits reported Tuesday June 6 that Donald Trump, at an Oval Office meeting of high-level Republican leaders, suggested that his proposed border wall incorporate solar panels, the goal being to sell electrical power as a way of funding the Wall's construction. According to Jonathan Swan at Axios, Trump described to assembled Republican Congressional leaders his image…Read more Trump’s Solar Border Wall Idea Won’t Work in the Real World

No Banker Left Behind – Ry Cooder

  I've posted this in response to Robert Okaji's powerful poem, Political Haibun, https://robertokaji.com/2017/06/22/political-haibun/ https://youtu.be/ZXHckAFMzaw   My telephone rang one evening, my buddy called for me Said the bankers are all leavin', you better come round and see It started revelation, they robbed the nation blind, They're all down at the station, no banker left behind.…Read more No Banker Left Behind – Ry Cooder