As my older brother lay dying of terminal cancer/COPD; he told his daughters: “I will not go gentle into that good night – I will fight,” and proceeded to live that statement day after day when doctors predicted he would be dead. If there can only be one end; then it matters all the more how you face it – so I’m returning to the battlefield of human worth with a renewed commitment. And . . . Oh, yes; I’ve been pulling my punches with the previous books – it’s time to go toe-to-toe with our evil times. This book is an in-your-face challenge to those people who refuse to show their face: And if they won’t come into the light – I’ll bring the light to them.
If someone were to ask you to do something; if there were even the smallest chance of it injuring your child – you would say; “No, I won’t gamble with the life of my child.” But when technologies inherently risk all life on earth – you are willing to take that small chance; for a small benefit.
If words like “Extinction,” and “Apocalypse” are written too big for anything but videogames and movies: you need to step back a bit.
We now have the power to do incalculable things — and we have authorities who are eager to use that power.
Government isn’t impersonal; it’s personal. It’s a matter of life and death. . . January 15, 2022.
There is a greater disparity between the treatment of rural and urban poor – than there is between black and white.
Suppression of evidence is a large part of the media’s responsibility these days. If you don’t believe it: take 830,000 elderly deaths, the overwhelming sense of entitlement in our society, and COVID-19 – and try to squeeze out a story about the murder of an aged relative to speed up inheritance.
The same is true about the plight of our county’s predominantly “white” rural poor: it contradicts the profitable “city-centric” doctrine of race, gender, and ethnicity that relies on a narrow viewpoint to prove its case.
Like our country’s elderly: the rural poor are disposable – and when you’re disposable — you can’t be a victim.