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Righteousness + Force in America: The Trap of Righteous Activism Coupled with State Power

by Sam Jacobs,, CC by 4.0 International (Oct. 13, 2021) — There are two ways of getting things done: persuasion or coercion. You either convince someone of the value of your ideas or you hold a (literal or metaphorical) gun to their head. The latter has been the norm throughout human history. Most of […]

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Comments on the Comments

“SEMANTIC GYMNASTICS” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Jul. 21, 2020) — In the continuing saga of the “natural born citizen” eligibility issue, one of The P&E’s fairly regular contributors, one Tom Arnold, recently posted this article.  The post revisits the perennial question: was Barack Hussein Obama, Jr. constitutionally-eligible to the presidency, or was he a common […]

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Can We Keep It?

“THE RIOTING NEEDS TO STOP” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Jun. 5, 2020) — One summer, 233 years ago, a bunch of people who were determined to create a new type of document to govern a republic “of the people, by the people and for the people” gathered in Philadelphia.  They met in Independence Hall in […]

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Thanksgiving: The Forgotten History of America’s Thanksgiving and What It Commemorates

“IF ONLY WE STILL LIVED IN SUCH TIMES” by, ©2019 (Nov. 26, 2019) — Thanksgiving is the oldest national holiday in the United States. However, its observation is not a continuous presence in American history. While the celebration of Thanksgiving predates even the founding of the nation, it was proclaimed by George Washington, then […]

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Fake News in the Age of the Internet, Part 6

THE CLOSING ARGUMENT by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 5, 2019) — In the previous five sections of this series, The Post & Email illustrated how a narrative promoted without due diligence on the part of the “investigative journalists” who reported it omitted crucial background which would undoubtedly have made a difference to listeners’ and readers’ understanding […]

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At Home in Paradise

THREATENED BY CORRUPTION, GREED, SOCIALIST DOGMA by Dr. Thomas E. Davis, Col, USA (Ret), ©2018 (Nov. 14, 2018) — These United States of America have been this old man’s home for nearly 94 years. Would he leave if a president not to his liking was elected to serve as this republic’s Chief Executive Officer? Not […]

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We the People Are Long Overdue for an Article V Convention of States

WORLD WAR II VETERAN SEES CONGRESS AS “RECALCITRANT” by Dr. Thomas E. Davis, Col. USA (Ret), ©2018 (Oct. 16, 2018) — Two hundred thirty-one years and 115 Congresses and despite the framers’ intentions, with the exception of two (2) conscientious Republican Congressmen, the Legislative branch has been and continues to be illegally feckless, delinquent and […]

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Los Angeles: Prosecutor Yasmin Fardghassemi Abruptly Drops Harassment Case, Pursues Probation Violation

“I WANTED MY DAY IN COURT” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 27, 2018) — On a Saturday last December, “Michelle Robinson,” a single mother of three daughters whose youngest was taken from her more than two years ago by the Los Angeles Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS), received a letter in the mail stating […]

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An Open Letter to Alec Baldwin

IF I CHOSE TO RUN… by Dr. Thomas E. Davis, Col, USA (Ret), ©2018 (Jul. 21, 2018) — Run for what, Alec, Chief of Glitterati in Gollywood?  You arrogant, narcissistic blowhard. You lack ALL the tools, equipment, correct political allegiance and thus intelligence necessary to win even a presidential primary. Remember what happened at George […]

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The Humanitarian Hoax of the Federal Reserve System: Killing America With Kindness – Hoax 25

“WOODROW WILSON’S REMORSE” by Linda Goudsmit, ©2018, blogging at Pundicity (Apr. 24, 2018) — The Humanitarian Hoax is a deliberate and deceitful tactic of presenting a destructive policy as altruistic. The humanitarian huckster presents himself as a compassionate advocate when in fact he is the disguised enemy. Most Americans do not realize that the Federal Reserve is NOT […]