Category Archives: Socio-Political Essays

The Dem. Presidential Line-Up Simplified (Sept. 17 2020)

I gave time for the waves to settle after I viewed a part, only a part, of the third Democratic debate of 2019. This is a lazy practice I justify with the presumption that what’s important will naturally float to … Continue reading

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Mexican Productivity and Poverty: a Superficial, Street-Level View

I just spent three and a half weeks in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (summer 2019). Below are some impressions. First things first; I have to give you the severe limits of my field of vision while I was there. My wife … Continue reading

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Climate Change Denier by Jacques Delacroix | Posted on Liberty Unbound on June 27, 2019 Part I

First published in Liberty Unbound   Part I As the climate change End Time-ism appears to grow inexorably, I keep reading and hearing good debunking attempts. Most don’t do me lasting good, however, because they require me to know, or … Continue reading

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Muslim Gangs: A Facebook Exchange

Once in a while I try to communicate to my conservative friends the complexity of the situation created by the existence of many Muslims in western Europe. Here is another vignette. This is transcript of a Facebook exchange over two … Continue reading

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Normal Joe and the 2020 Election

Sorry if this is a little disjointed. Summer has finally arrived on the California central coast . So, I have been trying to recover my toxic masculinity for the beach, not smooth sailing! Mr Biden declared that President Trump poses … Continue reading

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Tariffs and Immigration

Pres. Trump announced yesterday (6/1/19), on returning from Europe that the threatened tariffs against Mexican imports were suspended “indefinitely.” It looks like Mexico agrees to do several things to stop or slow immigration from Central America aiming at the United … Continue reading

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Poverty under Democratic Socialism – Part III: Is the US Denmark?

Part Three of three. Parts One and Two were posted previously here and on Notes on Liberty. The whole essay is also on Notes on Liberty. You may comment on either blog.       The Americans who call themselves … Continue reading

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