The Mean Streets of a More Hostile America

Dec. 5, 2016  By Jack Jodell, American Dissident (in association with the  gifted writer BURR DEMING, creator of and chief author over at the brilliant blog site Fair and UNbalanced. com – see my Blogroll at the lower right hand column of this page).  

Greetings to all on this first Monday of the last month of the year. Though he has not yet taken office, the behavior and verbiage coming from the president-elect has already yielded unpleasant results. It appears to be heralding a new intolerance and rise in hate crimes among certain members of the populace.  In today’s podcaster, our master podcaster Burr Deming gives us an example of how our first President overcame hostility and turned it into admiration and respect rather than using authoritarian means to exert his will.

We can only hope our president-elect will quickly follow suit and begin to appeal to the country’s better instincts rather than preying on latent fears and prejudices to pit one group against another.

burr-demingBurr says, “I hope we’re settling in to the role of critic of extremists in government.

This one is not really upbeat, but I think it describes where the long battle starts.

The first harm from the new President will not come through law or policy.

It will be felt on American streets.”

PODCAST

Transcript:
http://fairandunbalanced.com/?p=3493
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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF JOE, MIDDLE CLASS REPUBLICAN (TRUNMP VOTER)!

Dec. 1, 2016  By Jack Jodell, American Dissident     

fs-blueI first heard of this remarkably true piece thanks to THOMFREE SPEECH TV when Thom Hartmann recited it on his morning show the late morning of last Monday.  It was originally published back in 2004 by a man whose name is John Gray, and it also appeared in the blog The Daily Kos. This piece rings true even more so today than it did in 2004! See if you don’t agree:

“Joe gets up at 6:00am to prepare his morning coffee. He fills his pot full of good clean drinking water because some liberal fought for minimum water quality standards. He takes his daily medication with his first swallow of coffee. His medications are safe to take because some liberal fought to insure their safety and work as advertised.

All but $10.00 of his medications are paid for by his employers medical plan because some liberal union workers fought their employers for paid medical insurance, now Joe gets it too. He prepares his morning breakfast, bacon and eggs this day. Joe’s bacon is safe to eat because some liberal fought for laws to regulate the meat packing industry.

Joe takes his morning shower reaching for his shampoo; His bottle is properly labeled with every ingredient and the amount of its contents because some liberal fought for his right to know what he was putting on his body and how much it contained. Joe dresses, walks outside and takes a deep breath. The air he breathes is clean because some tree hugging liberal fought for laws to stop industries from polluting our air. He walks to the subway station for his government subsidized ride to work; it saves him considerable money in parking and transportation fees. You see, some liberal fought for affordable public transportation, which gives everyone the opportunity to be a contributor.”  

I have long deplored and been mystified at the hatred some very narrow-minded conservative/reactionary/libertarian people have had for progressives and liberals. Their hatred is irrational and completely unfounded.  I do NOT in the least share their view that “government is the problem and not the solution” or  that government has no business regulating industry. They obviously don’t care in the least, but government and labor unions as well serve as the only real protection workers have from the greedy excesses of the corporatists and many members of the billionaire class! This attitude that the market should be a wide open, anything goes, to the victor must belong all the spoils is unjust and thoroughly indefensible. For many of these people, especially the billionaire Koch brothers-types, are of the ruthless, lying, conniving libertarian mold who wish to end all government involvement in business completely, merely because they want to be able to pollute and fix prices for their own profit at everybody else’s expense. These people are despicable, wholly self-centered, and extremely short-sighted. That’s why this blogger, and many millions of others, vehemently disagree with them. We will do all we can to limit their corrupting influence over our government – at all levels – from city hall to statehouses, up to Congress and even the White House! We are resolutely determined to show them that the market is NOT a wild, wild west where they can do whatever they damn well please and to hell with all the rest of us! For, unless one has devious motives, government and government regulations are an important and necessary fact in a civilized society. That’s why it is so important that we get billionaire and corporate money OUT of politics, and the words of the wise and great Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1936 still ring true today and always will: “Government by organized money is just as dangerous as government by organized mob!”

Take THAT, self-centered Trump voters and greedy Koch brothers allies!
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Thanksgiving in Tragic Loss

Nov. 28, 2015  By Jack Jodell, American Dissident (in association withrge gifted writer BURR DEMING, creator of and chief author over at the brilliant blog site Fair and Unbalanced. com – see my Blogroll at the lower right hand column of this page).    

Happy last Monday of the month, everybody! Though this year’s Thanksgiving holiday has now passed, our podcaster extraordinaire Burr Deming leaves us with thoughts that transcend Thanksgiving and should serve as a reminder for us every day fas to what truly is important in our lives. He waxes nostalgic over the loss of a family pet and muses over his thoughts at a time when he thought he had lost a son overseas. This is a remarkably beautiful, poignant,  and typically thoughtful offering, so I hope you will find it inspiring and will refer to it quite often.  

burrBurr states, “When emptiness seems all that is left of life, when each morning brings a new ocean of pain, most of us survive by putting one foot in front of the other…when we are at our best…we can rise above our anxious fear for a loved one in danger or our relief when danger settles on another… It is time to go from our moments of despair to those who    

How can we give thanks, as patriots mourn a rejection of national ideals?
History’s quiet heroes provide one answer. This election is nothing…now let’s get to work!”  

PODCAST

Transcript:
http://fairandunbalanced.com/?p=3414
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HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL!

Nov. 24, 2016  By Jack Jodell, the American Dissident  

Happy Thanksgiving weekend to all of you! I hope most of you will enjoy a beautiful and satisfying meal with family, relatives, and/or friends.  If you do, I hope you will also make time for remembrance of ancestors, relations, and friends who have passed and are fondly remembered and sorely missed.  Please also remember those whose sacrifices have greatly enriched your lives, be they political figures, economic persons, educators, artistic heroes or heroines, sports figures, religious mentors, or anyone who has inspired and enlightened you in any way  to enrich your life. Let us also be grateful for and thankful for our hopefully good health, and let us look toward the future with renewed determination and best wishes for all!
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Electoral College Gets a Failing Grade!

Nov. 21, 2016 By Jack Jodell , the American Dissident (in association with BURR DEMING, the gifted writer who is the creator of and chief author over at the phenomenal website Fair and Unbalanced. com – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column).

Hello, everybody. This year’s stunning election results are being repeatedly  examined, analyzed, sliced, and diced in many ways, and will continue being so for a long time to come. While Trump obtained a majority of Electoral College votes, and was thus awarded the presidency, his opponent Clinton far outpolled him in the popular vote and was therefore declared the loser. This was only the fourth time in our entire history such a thing has happened, but it is the second time in the past four presidential elections! In light of this, there is a growing call to do away with the Electoral College altogether.

burrIn  today’s brilliant submission, our podcaster extraordinaire Burr Deming delivers a scathing damnation of this anachronism lnown as the Electoral College, correctly describing it as “insanity” and “anti-democracy.” He gives us a brief but accurate history of this institution and also a fabulously simple example of why it is so flawed.

Burr tells us, “Think you know history? Think you understand why the Electoral College was formed?

Think it was all about distrust of ‘tyranny of the majority’ and big vs small states?

Think again.”

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Transcript:
http://fairandunbalanced.com/?p=3298
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MEET THE AMERICAN DISSIDENT!

Nov. 17, 2016  By Jack Jodell.                              

Many of us are still licking our wounds in utter disbelief at the disastrous outcome of the Nov. 8 election. Though we narrowly met defeat in the Electoral College, we will soon see the aftereffects of this to be very long lasting and extremely pervasive. It will seem as though we were defeated in a landslide. The newly reinvigorated reactionary Republican Party will pounce on these results starting next January 20. It will mean the end of a very long and prosperous era of relative fairness and justice for most average working Americans that began with Franklin Roosevelt’s beautiful New Deal programs and has now ended, thanks to a lot of neoliberalism gobbledygook started in the 1980s under Ronald Reagan and stirred up further by corporatist Democrats and Republicans alike in the mid 1990s through the present day. The reliance on deregulation and the signing of far too many “free trade” deals like NAFTA, CAFTA, the looming TPP, plus far too many others has decimated our manufacturing capability, lowered our wages, and forced American workers to compete economically with the vastly underpaid minions of wage-slave workers in foreign countries. It led directly to the formation of millions of pissed-off, primarily white Trump voters. Many of them unfortunately voted against their best interests on election day, and that’s how we ended up here. As a direct result of this neoliberal collusion between corporatists in both major parties over the past 30 years, WE will unfortunately, and needlessly, be paying for these mistakes for the rest of our lives.

There is a very real possibility that labor unions will disappear in the next few years,  Since the so-called Reagan Revolution of the 1980s, the free trade bent of both the Bush 1 and Bill Clinton presidencies following it, and the horrid co-presidency of George W. Bush and DICK Cheney in the 2000s, there has been an unrelenting attack on unions which has nearly cleared them out of private industry and relegated them mainly to government agencies. Dirty-handed politicians like Republicans Rick Snyder of Michigan, Scott Walker of Wisconsin, and Rick Scott of Florida have made terrible inroads on dislodging them from government, too. Once they have disappeared, the very last remaining leverage for negotiating higher wages and better working conditions for American workers will be gone forever. Wages will undoubtedly plummet for all but the billionaire class, and working people will slip to living standards and buying power unseen in this country since the 1890s! Medicare and Medicaid will most likely end as we have known them. Large parts of the Affirdable Care Act will be voided.  The few remaining environmental safeguards we have will also be discarded in what will be a mad rush to further deregulate industry. The ability of the government to protect its citizens from the excesses of greedy capitalists and the corporations they own and run will become nearly nonexistent. Libertarians will revel in this newfound freedom from government intervention of any kind, but a great many of the rest of us will suffer immensely.

IT WILL BE ALMOST AS IF THE 20TH CENTURY HAD NEVER EXISTED IN THIS NATION.

I no longer even recognize the country that has now become Trump’s America. With Clinton having clobbered Trump in the popular vote, this election can hardly be claimed as a mandate for Trump, although the Republicans will certainly try to do so. A dark new authoritarian blanket has been dropped over us and is akready beginning to smother us. Gone is concern for others and for the future well-being of all our citizens. Instead, we now find rampant efforts to make money at all costs, regardless of the negative effects of what doing so will have on our society and culture. Gone is respect for the dignity of those around us. Discrimination in all walks of life is now becoming fully sanctioned.  A rash, impulsive, and hateful “telling it like it is” has now replaced wisdom and discretion in our dialogue. Those of lesser means, and especially foreigners, are now looked down upon and reviled by some. Even in elementary schools, racist slogans like “Build the wall” are popping up. In middle schools, black teens have been taunted with derisive terms like “cotton pickers” and “go back where you came from!” We have turned our backs on intellect and reason. Our patience has declined and our tempers have grown quick, hot, and nasty. The Golden Rule has been replaced with an attitude of “I’m going to get mine no matter what, and to hell with you about you getting yours!” Cynicism and intolerance are growing by leaps and bounds. We are effectively telling the Statue of Liberty to turn away desperate refugees rather than welcoming them in. We demand that the rest of the world be just like us, or at the very least, share our values. We say we are a nation built upon “Judeo-Christian values”, yet our behavior indicates otherwise. We have become the arms merchant for the world, profiting from human misery and murder, with indiscriminate violence and drone strikes. We have  truly become a nightmare of neoliberalism gone wild. 

Let’s examine these so-called  “Christian values” that so many of us laud for a moment. This example will hold relevance to not only pro-Trump evangelicals, but even to atheists and agnostics. For, regardless of your beliefs, this is a very telling and meaningful form of philosophy, at the very least. This example comes from the New Testament – specifically, from the book of Matthew, one of the Jewish Apostles of Christ  – who quotes Jesus Himself here. This is taken from Matthew 25: 31-46:

31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. 33 He will put the sheep on his right and the goats on his left.

34 “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world. 35 For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, 36 I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’

37 “Then the righteous will answer him, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink? 38 When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? 39 When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?’

40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’

41 “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. 42 For I was hungry and you gave me nothing to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me nothing to drink, 43 I was a stranger and you did not invite me in, I needed clothes and you did not clothe me, I was sick and in prison and you did not look after me.’

44 “They also will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or needing clothes or sick or in prison, and did not help you?’

45 “He will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.’

46 “Then they will go away to eternal punishment, but the righteous to eternal life.”

Think about it, friends: is denying  sick people health care following “Christian values” according to Matthew?  Hardly. Neither is denying needy people food, drink, clothing, shelter, or justice, regardless of whether they are supplied by government programs or private sources!  That is precisely why I cannot now, nor ever will, accept these new Republican mores of selfishness and individuality that will very likely make up Trump’s new America.  

I cannot accept this transformation, nor can the many thousands who are protesting in the streets even now all across America. I cannot accept Trump’s – as well as his party’s – very misguided vision for America! 

Trump claims to be a climate change denier, and I therefore consider myself to be a Trump-denier! For I now consider myself to be a man without a country. Refer to me, if you want, as an American Dissident. I  will fight for truth, equality, justice, wisdom, fairness, compassion, and sensibility all of my remaining  days. If, by some miracle, this new America will sponsor and pass legislation that provides good-paying new jobs and rebuilds our crumbling infrastructure, I will enthusiastically support it. But if it instead proposes more ridiculous and unneeded tax breaks for billionaires or legislation that is anti-woman, anti-worker, racist, anti-poor, anti-middle class, or anti-environment in any way, I will resist it by all non-violent means possible, with every fiber of my being!

A very long-time friend of mine said it is now a time for more prayer and protest. I fully agree. Therefore, I invite each of you to join me as fellow American Dissidents; especially you angry, misguided Trump supporters who will soon come to realize the horrible mistake you made in voting for him.

Do NOT sulk or wallow in misery – get ACTIVE! Be HEARD and stand up for your beliefs!  Resist this horrid nastiness that is springing up!  

Those of you who pray, remember to intone “…but deliver us from evil, amen!”
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Reining in the Insurgent FBI

Nov. 14, 2016    By Jack Jodell )in association with BURR DEMING, the gifted writer who is the creator of and chief author over at the brilliant website Fair and Unbalanced. com – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column).

burrGreetings to all of you on this somber post-election Monday. It 
is now undeniable that partisan hack FBI Director James Comey cost Hillary Clinton the presidency and the Democrats the chance to regain control of the Senate by his pathetic intervention in our electoral process. His unprecedented and unwarranted action has now cast a permanent ugly pall over our politics.  In today’s presentation, master podcaster BURR DEMING once more deservedly takes this villainous Comey to task.

Burr states, For the first time in history, a Director of the FBI must be fired, fired by the newly elected President. Here’s why.”

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Transcript:
http://fairandunbalanced.com/?p=3188
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