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AT THE 100TH MERIDIAN

AT THE 100TH MERIDIAN: THE TRAGICALLY HIP MEET FREDERICK JACKSON TURNER’S FRONTIER THESIS HEAD ON IN A POSTMODERN CONFRONTATION WHICH MAY ULTIMATELY DETERMINE WHO WILL ‘TRUMP’ WHOM IN THE END GAME OF CORE-PERIPHERY PARADIGM SHIFTING.   I was just coming

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HOW DOES CAPITALISM SURVIVE?

HOW DOES CAPITALISM SURVIVE WHEN IT APPEARS HELL-BENT ON SELF-DESTRUCTION?   I just finished a three year stint at College here in the Niagara Region of Canada. After three years, I will soon be the proud possessor of two Community

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THE ROLE OF THE MEDIA IN SOCIETY

THE ROLE OF THE MEDIA IN SOCIETY As I approach graduation (again) from Community College in Social Service Work, I have gradually come to the realisation that I have been able to discern, throughout my 20 years as a Tour

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MY ‘SMART PHONE’ MAKES ME FEEL STUPID

MY ‘SMART PHONE’ MAKES ME FEEL STUPID: BUT THEN AGAIN, I GUESS THAT’S THE WHOLE POINT OF THE EXERCISE! I was lying on the couch this afternoon on a grey and drizzly December afternoon as we near year’s end, contemplating

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AMERICA IS AT WAR WITH HER VERY SOUL

AMERICA IS AT WAR WITH HER VERY SOUL: UNCLE SAM AND LADY LIBERTY ARE HAVING A DOMESTIC DISPUTE As 2016 draws to a close and the upcoming American Inauguration approaches, I am pausing to reflect upon the very Herculean task

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SELF-DESTRUCTION?

THE ULTIMATE GOAL OF CAPITALISM IS ITS OWN SELF-DESTRUCTION   I was just ruminating alone at home today on an early December evening as 2016 comes to a close and another year winds down. With all this talk of what

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A REASSESSMENT OF DONALD TRUMP

A REASSESSMENT OF DONALD TRUMP’S BID FOR THE PRESIDENCY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA: NEW YORK TIMES COVERAGE OF TRUMP RALLIES REVEALS TO ME THE PRESENCE OF THE WORST ELEMENTS OF AMERICAN SOCIETY LURKING WITHIN THE TRUMP CAMP.  

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A Weekend in Peterborough.

SUNSHINE SKETCHES OF A WEEKEND JAUNT TO PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO FOR CANADA DAY WEEKEND, JULY 1-3, 2016: A POSTMODERN POSTMORTEM OF CYBER TECHNO FRUSTRATION MEETS LUDDITE RENNAISSANCE MAN SCHUMACHERIAN PRACTICALITY I’m just winding up (or is it winding down, I can

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DONALD TRUMP: GAME CHANGER

DONALD TRUMP : THE BELL WEATHER WHO HAS GIVEN VOICE TO A MULTITUDE OF HERETOFORE UNSPOKEN AND TABOO GRIEVANCES OF AMERICANS WHICH, IN THE POSTMODERN, POST-INDUSTRIAL SECULAR PROGRESSIVE WORLD OF POLITICAL CORRECTNESS AND ‘REVERSE PROGRESSIVE TYRANNY’, HAS TOUCHED OFF A POWDER

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THE CLIMATE CHANGE DOUBTERS

THE CLIMATE CHANGE DOUBTERS: HOW MUDDYING THE WATERS WITH UNCERTITUDE KEEPS THE WORLD FROM ADDRESSING A VERY REAL PROBLEM BY DOUBTING THE VERY EXISTENCE OF THE PROBLEM IN THE FIRST PLACE! (SOUNDS LIKE AN OLD DRUNK IN DENIAL ACTUALLY! HO

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