Political Slant

Posts that have a political slant to them.

Justice and Mercy

Of Judges, Beggars, and the Law We demand Justice until Justice demands us, then sue we for Mercy’s saving grace. We are creatures of justice. Simply defined, justice is an enforced standard of law affixed to a predetermined punishment. We call upon justice to protect us, secure tranquility, and »

Good Guys ≠ Gun Control

Gun Control Legislation. There exists a force of people who stand firmly against any such semblance. Then there is the emerging voice of those who support it. At this point in my life, I am not particularly interested in debating the issue with anyone. Debate rarely results in changed views. »

Coral Reefs & Prison

On President's Day, we went to the Museum of Science. I haven't been since a young girl and was more excited about it this time around than I was 30+ years ago. The changes that have occurred in the world in my short lifetime truly amaze me. We purchased tickets »

Women in Combat

I have found the recent media hysteria over the Pentagon's decision to allow women into combat, fascinating. There are those who wonder whether women have what it takes physically and emotionally to be successful on the battlefield while others are merely interested in gender equality no matter the cost. It »