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Our aim is to engage all visitors in multiple dialogues concerning current events, politics, arts, local news, sports, finance, and the media. We especially focus on ways #WeThePeople can get involved, make changes, and build a more informed global community.

More Pedestrian Deaths

Submitted by ub on Thu, 02/27/2020 - 12:42

Don't cross the street in the middle of the block, or while distracted and texting. As many as 6283 recorded #USA deaths a year, according to public safety officials.

Distractions, drinking and walking in darkness contribute to a 30-year high in pedestrian deaths, according to the latest figures available.

Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) predicts there were 6,590 pedestrian deaths, which would be a 5% increase over the 6,227 pedestrian deaths in 2018.

Half Ounce Of Prevention

Submitted by ub on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 20:50

With 60 Americans infected with Coronavirus, President Trump held a news conference to inform Americans and the world about what the USA is doing to contain the Epidemic, but instead attacked his opponents and spoke about the stock market.

Sanders Cuba Bern

Submitted by ub on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 17:27

Bernie Sanders has a Cuban problem and while other presidential candidates have not nailed him down, registered Democrat voters are feeling his burn.

US Senator Bernie Sanders needs a more detailed explanation for praising Cuba’s Communist regime and it has developed into a long-term political headache for the Vermont senator's presidential campaign.

The Good Old Days!

Submitted by ub on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 12:39

To savor the days of old, consider the years of many generations past. Ask your parents, and they will show you. or any of your elders and they may share them with you.

This period of time was pleasant and better than the present time when everything seemed possible.

Few films or live theatre survive the stigma of having an exclamation mark, but Fred Zinnemann's major motion picture version of Rodgers and Hammerstein 50's Musical has a breezy charm of Americana.

Money Downer

Submitted by ub on Tue, 02/25/2020 - 12:31

A neighbor just approached me to ask if he should buy the unit he is renting in our condominium. I told him the building is great, but the board is not effective and the management company is even worse.

I added that there is mush work to be done and that in NYC everything is done by the book.

Also, my daughter Sabrina is an interior decorating expert and she has taught me a thing or two. Here my suggestions to hire a contractor, while keeping your budget sanity and costs under control. ‪Lets hope you do not get stuck in a money pit.

POTUS In India

Submitted by ub on Mon, 02/24/2020 - 17:05

President Trump Is in India and began a two-day visit, and not ll were adoring Trumpites.

While attending a rally of more than 100K people at a cricket stadium in the western city of Ahmedabad he managed to make several mistakes speaking in an English speaking nation.

Trump managed mispronounced Ahmedabad, the city where he was speaking. He reportedly referred to the Indian philosopher Swami Vivekananda as Swami Vivekamanan, and called the Vedas ancient Hindu religious texts “Vestas.”

No Home In This World

Submitted by ub on Sun, 02/23/2020 - 21:31

When Woody Guthrie wrote "This Land Is Your Land" on this day 80 years ago, he didn't intend for the song to be a ringing endorsement of American exceptionalism.


Submitted by ub on Sun, 02/23/2020 - 12:52

Non-fiction is the way to go: We recommend the following books to know.

Shane Bauer for American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
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Masha Gessen for The Future is History
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Jane Mayer for Dark Money
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Jill Leovy for Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America
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Politically Liberal Rebels

Submitted by ub on Sat, 02/22/2020 - 11:32

Our founding fathers were all politically liberals rebels who put their lives on the line to nake America great.

Politically Liberal equates liberty and justice for all. It can represent generous and broad-minded #Americans who believe that government should be active promoting political improvements.