Category Archives: “free market” economics

POST 2016 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION THOUGHTS!

July 22, 2016  By Jack Jodell.   As I witnessed Donald Trump’s final Republican convention address last night, full of vague, undefined assurances about how HE is the only candidate who will provide safety, an end to terrorism, millions of good-paying … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME FOR SENSIBLE REPUBLICANS TO TAKE THEIR PARTY BACK! (Part Four)

May 26 , 2016  By Jack Jodell.   THRICE before, I have posted segments of a past extremist political party’s platform which in many ways is increasingly starting to look more and more like it could be adopted by the … Continue reading

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IT’S HIGH TIME OUR REGULATORY AGENCIES STARTED DOING THEIR JOBS AGAIN!

Apr. 14, 2016  By Jack Jodell. Republicans (especially the misguided  Libertarian and pro-corporate ones) love to say that the Federal Government is far too restrictive, inefficient, and should get off of everyone’s back.  What they really mean, of course, is … Continue reading

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WHEN THE CAT’S AWAY, THESE RATS WILL DEFINITELY PLAY!

Apr. 8, 2016  By Jack Jodell. “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.”  – Lord Acton – Libertarians, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, and even some “Third Wave” corporatist Democrats have long … Continue reading

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Urgent Reasons We Must NEVER Adopt The TPP!!! (Part 2 of an intermittent series)

Mar. 15, 2016  By Jack Jodell. This is the second installment of an intermittent series I began Feb. 25 dealing with specific reasons why the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a very dangerous multinational corporate giveaway which, if adopted by … Continue reading

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Urgent Reasons We Must NEVER Adopt the TPP!!! (Part 1 of an intermittent series)

Feb. 25, 2016  By Jack Jodell. “If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu” – Jim Hightower –  “People in the know all are completely opposed to the TPP!” – Jack Jodell –  For many months I have … Continue reading

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BYE-BYE CRAPITALISM!

Sept. 10, 2015  By Jack Jodell.  “I’m different and I don’t care who knows it –  Somethin’ about me Not the same. I’m different and that’s how it goes Ain’t gonna play no boss man’s game!” – Randy Newman –  … Continue reading

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