Slavery

Slavery

Slavery may be one of the most misused and most misunderstood words in the English language. Everyone in this country knows what slavery is said to be. Slavery is what we did to black African people when we brought them to the United States to pick cotton due to a...
The Dangers of Nuclear Energy

The Dangers of Nuclear Energy

Many years ago at the start of my first career, I was employed by General Electric Company and graduated from the Financial Management Training Program there in Schenctady, New York. GE at the time was probably the largest manufacturer of power generators for the...
Sovereign Debt

Sovereign Debt

It mystifies me to watch investment portfolio managers run to hide investment money in government bonds when they see the stock market in decline. Surely, balance sheets of most corporations, even some with too much debt, are in better shape than the balance sheets of...
Equality and Equality of Opportunity

Equality and Equality of Opportunity

You cannot listen to a radio or TV broadcast or read a newspaper today without seeing constant discussion about inequality. This is not limited to racial inequality, but also has been extended to include gender inequality and non-citizens, as well as, prejudice...
Types of Government

Types of Government

It occurs to me that, within the general public, there is a lack of understanding about government and how important it is to understand the impact that the government that rules us has on our daily lives. Printing this article may have an educational impact on the...