Corporate rights: Proposed Amendment

16 April 2015 Ralph 2

Whereas the corporation is by definition an artificial entity of which the owners, directors and officers enjoy statutory privileges including legal immunities not available to private citizens; and Whereas the corporation owes it existence to […]

The Absurdity of Corporate Rights

8 October 2014 Ralph 0

The notion that a corporation has or should have rights — either natural rights or constitutional rights — the same as a natural person, is patently absurd, even when the corporation is regarded as an […]

Common Core and Standardized Testing

9 September 2014 Ralph 0

The problem with standardized testing is that there is no such thing as a “standardized” child. Attempts to standardize them — no matter how “well intended” — only serve to mediocritize them, stifle individuality and […]

Gerrymandering the Will of the People

30 August 2014 Ralph 0

PROPOSED Constitutional Amendment RE Congressional District Boundaries (gerrymandering): Whereas the United States of America comprise a federation of sovereign states constituted as a Democratic Republic; and whereas a Democratic Republic is form of representative government […]

GTA’s Basic Problem

13 August 2014 Ralph 0

The real problem with the Grand Theft Auto video game franchise is that one’s only choice of role is to be a criminal. The only way to get points and advance is to commit as […]

Wrongheaded “Minutemen” ignorant of law

30 July 2014 Ralph 0

This past Monday, the self-styled “Minuteman Project” launched its oddly named “Operation Normandy” by which it intends to place “uncounted groups of militias” from “all over the country” plus some 3500 “non-militia volunteers” along the […]

When Police Run Amok

27 July 2014 Ralph 0

We hear a lot lately about out-of-control police brutalizing citizens. It seems every day there is a new report of police violence on an unarmed individual or a SWAT raid on a wrong house. And […]

The Heartache of Palestine

26 July 2014 Ralph 0

If a people invaded my country that my people had been living in peacefully for thousands of years, slew my family and friends, drove me out of my home and took my land, I can […]