Ethics Versus Amorality

Every school kid knows that amorality is what makes Capitalism work.  It’s an indisputable principle that the moment you start to worry about the other guy the economy falls apart.  There will always be delusional people who insist that ethics are important, but those at the top know the economy doesn’t operate ethically. In ordinary…

The ACLU and Corporate America

I’m afraid I’m still focused on the presidential campaign.  I didn’t intend to spend so much time on this subject, but it seems the activities of Black Lives Matter and the support they have received from the ‘liberal’ media need some kind of explanation.  The media pretends it’s a question of whether BLM members have a…

Totalitarianism by Another Name

The Nation Magazine and several other ‘Left-leaning’ magazines seem to be marching to a different drummer on the Black Lives Matter issue.  Regardless of who that drummer may be, I’m going to say that the magazines’ policy on this issue is haywire.  But so far they are merely issuing ‘polite’ requests that we all get…

Black Lives Matter Strikes Again

Black Lives Matter activists drove Bernie Sanders off the stage at his Seattle rally.  Didn’t even let him talk.  Thankfully he had over 12,000 people at another rally the same night. ((Brunner, Jim, Black Lives Matter Protesters Shut Down Bernie Sanders. The Seattle Times, August 8, 2015. Available http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/black-lives-matter-protesters-shut-down-bernie-sanders-rally/)) The activists say this is about Sanders’…