Tag Archives: Great Society

YEAR-END MUSINGS, 2016

Dec. 29, 2016  By Jack Jodell, American Dissident, N.M.P. For the first time in nearly a decade, I am facing the approach of the new year with a sense of dread and apprehension.  With President Obama’s second term rapidly winding … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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WHY I BELIEVE THE COUNTRY NEEDS BERNIE SANDERS!

May 7, 2015  By Jack Jodell. Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders recently declared he is a candidate for President next year, and will challenge front-runner former First Lady / Senator / Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party’s … Continue reading

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RIGGED AGAINST US!

Oct. 15, 2013  By Jack Jodell.  We Americans love to talk of ourselves as being from “the land of the free” where the individual has “inalienable rights” and where we have “majority rule” because we live a “democracy”.  The sad reality, though, is … Continue reading

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CAPITALISM NOW CREATES MISERY INSTEAD OF WEALTH!

March 17, 2013  By Jack Jodell. “The needs of the many far outweigh the wants of the few.” – Star Trek’s Mr. Spock –  Those words, so profound and eloquent even today, were first uttered by a fictional TV character … Continue reading

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