Author: Rretta

Queering Victimhood

Thanks to a federal mandated education, our children graduate from high school unable to read or perform the simplest of math. But it doesn’t end there. Thanks to the likes of Judith Butler, professor at University of California, Berkeley, and…

A Cheap Imitation of Europe

Something quite troubling has happened to our economy and society; something that can be traced directly to the deeply hypocritical policies of an administration devoted to the manipulation of people through tax policies, spending programs, and rhetoric that have combined…

Sexual Libertinism Run Amok

Wesleyan University is a private liberal arts Baccalaureate College in Middletown, Connecticut, founded in 1831, under the auspices of the Methodist Episcopal Church, with the support of prominent residents of Middletown.  The now secular university was the first institution of higher…

A Pro-Gun Shift

Evildoers who worship terrorism are perpetrating lone-wolf attacks around the globe and this violence is causing a change in firearm policies in many countries, as well as a pro-gun shift in attitudes in the U.S. Thirty year old Alton Nolen…

The Warming Racket

Relentless opportunists, third-rate academics, carbon-market scam artists and peddlers of catastrophic prophecy are beginning to see the global warming, climate change, climate disruption bubble deflating so they’re working even harder than ever to sustain the scare. It doesn’t mean the…

Gaia Worship and Humanity

Julia Roberts delivers a stone-cold video message from Gaia, courtesy of Conservation International. There is something bracing and powerful in this little film. We moderns surely do need to be reminded that material reality poses stark limitations on our narcissistic…

Chemicals: Safe Until Proven Dangerous

Many Americans naively believe that the government protects them from harmful chemicals. God only knows where that idea came from!  Chemicals that are restricted or banned in Europe are still in use in the US, most of which have never been…

Debt Is The Death of Hope

Debt is about more than just money. It’s about the end of expectations and the death of hope. In a speech at DHS Obama declared that he wants to “replace mindless austerity with smart investments that strengthen America.” Those “smart”…

The Missing Link is Still Missing!

In May of 2009, paleontologist Jorn Hurum, led the team that analyzed a 47 million year old fossil, dubbed Ida, which he claimed represented “the closest thing we can get to a direct ancestor.” Also among the team was Philip…

You Don’t Degrade Evil, You Remove It

Iranian general Mohammad Reza Naghdi recently bragged that “Americans are begging us for a deal on the negotiation table.” In fact, Naghdi said that American officials, operating from a position of weakness, often “plea” with them to negotiate.   Normally I wouldn’t…