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What to do with Vets?

      The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that for the last reported year the unemployment rate for Post 9/11 Veterans has fluctuated between 10 and 12 percent, well above their non-vet counterparts.  Those lazy good for nothin Vets.     Here is my solution to the unemployed Veteran problem…a Vet should never be…See More
Oct 2, 2013
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How Should Americans React to Secret Widespread Government Surveillance of the Common Citizen

             Last week Gen. Keith B. Alexander, Director of the National Security Agency (NSA), testified in front of the House Intelligence Committee that the wide ranging data gathering by government secret collection programs had disrupted, “potential terrorist events,” and had stopped 10 home based treats over 13 years.           …See More
Jun 25, 2013
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Trillion dollar drug war gets more cash from Obama as experts say – STOP!

                      Forty years after it started, and a trillion dollars later, an international panel of experts declared the war on drugs a total failure.  The question is, in the face of overwhelming evidence and calls from the international community to stop the waste and violence; will the Obama administration quit the…See More
Jun 6, 2013
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Five Tips for Better Alpine Climbing Endurance

            Ed Viesturs, the first American to climb all fourteen of the world's eight-thousand foot mountains without using supplemental oxygen, once said, “The only extras you can afford at altitude are willpower and stamina.”  He also famously said, “Getting to the top is optional.  Getting down is mandatory.”            Often your success going up or trying to come back down depends on your conditioning before getting to the mountain.  Prior to the start of the summer climbing season here I…See More
May 31, 2013
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Apr 3, 2013
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Colorado Director of Prisons seen as an innovator

The Associate Press this morning is reporting that Colorado Director of Prisons, Tom Clements, 58,  was murdered at his home last night in Monument.Clements was seen as a prison reformer and had ushered in dramatic change in the Colorado prison system in just two years in office.  Clements oversaw the closing of the abusive CSP II prison after the Vara report showed it was warehousing the mentally ill in a brutal 24/7 lockdown without treatment.  Clements was also instrumental to facilitating a…See More
Mar 20, 2013
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Justice has many faces

A Senate panel in Washington, D.C. heard testimony yesterday from victims who suffered rape and abuse while serving in the United States Military. Former Army sergeant Rebekah Hayrilla was raped by a superior while deployed to Afghanistan and told the panel, “I chose not to do a report of any kind because I had no faith in my chain of command.”Speaking for the victims and to the senior military leaders present for the testimony, Kirsten E. Gillibrand, Democrat of New York and chairwoman of the…See More
Mar 14, 2013
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Prisons not the economic engine communities think

                 A recent nationwide study conducted by researchers at Washington State University found that rural communities, like Colorado’s Prison Valley in Fremont County, have slower economic growth and lower wages than communities that don’t pander to the easy money of prison funding.                 The study looked at a nationwide sample of prison communities over a 25 year period and was led by Gregory Hooks, chairman of Washington State University’s department of sociology with…See More
Feb 13, 2013
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What to do with Vets?

Posted on October 2, 2013 at 11:53am 0 Comments

 

     The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that for the last reported year the unemployment rate for Post 9/11 Veterans has fluctuated between 10 and 12 percent, well above their non-vet counterparts.  Those lazy good for nothin Vets.

     Here is my solution to the unemployed…

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Militarization of cops and the danger to civil liberty

Posted on July 24, 2013 at 10:40pm 0 Comments

 

        In the weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal this week journalist Radley Balko chronicled the alarming militarization of American law enforcement.  The article, called Rise of the Warrior Cop, tells how local, state, and federal law enforcement are now armed, trained, and have the mentality…

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Militarization of cops and the danger to civil liberty

Posted on July 24, 2013 at 10:40pm 0 Comments

 

        In the weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal this week journalist Radley Balko chronicled the alarming militarization of American law enforcement.  The article, called Rise of the Warrior Cop, tells how local, state, and federal law enforcement are now armed, trained, and have the mentality…

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Militarization of cops and the danger to civil liberty

Posted on July 24, 2013 at 10:40pm 0 Comments

 

        In the weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal this week journalist Radley Balko chronicled the alarming militarization of American law enforcement.  The article, called Rise of the Warrior Cop, tells how local, state, and federal law enforcement are now armed, trained, and have the mentality…

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