Our Peculiar Institution

Slavery nestled deep in the psyche of the United States. It is as much a part of the fabric of the country as is the Declaration of Independence. Slavery and the belief that “all men are created equal” are in direct opposition to each other. Because of that, slavery remains such a controversial part of… Read More Our Peculiar Institution

How Kompromat Works

To understand the Russian affair with Donald Trump it is important to understand how kompromat works. Kompromat is two Russian words, compromising materials, put together. It is the art of blackmail, using information to force someone to comply to a demand. Kompromat is not uniquely Russian when it comes to politics. In U.S. politics, opposition… Read More How Kompromat Works

Hillary Clinton: A political culture of elitism

The latest developing political scandal involving a potential presidential candidate clearly reveals that the United States has lost its right to call itself a bastion of Democracy. As an outsider, I have witnessed the notion of “exceptionalism” from the United States. I continuously questioned how that notion has been allowed to perpetuate itself across the… Read More Hillary Clinton: A political culture of elitism

Why Mark Mena Represents the Failure of El Paso Progressives Propaganda

The problem with arguments that have no substance is that they readily fall apart when challenged. Many of you have probably noticed an individual by the name of Mark Mena who has been arguing against those on social media that have something negative to say about the El Paso ballpark. Politics always has multiple opposing… Read More Why Mark Mena Represents the Failure of El Paso Progressives Propaganda

Election Season Starting: Stable of Useful Idiots Increased by One

As expected, the horde has begun to feel the sting of the “crazies”, not to mention the loss of their premier useful idiot Jaime Abeytia. Therefore they have conscripted a former blogger into their stable. On September 14, 2013, Jay Koester launched a new blog. You might remember how Jay Koester came to the online rescue… Read More Election Season Starting: Stable of Useful Idiots Increased by One

The Horde Propaganda, A Case Study and Naming the Team the Desert Gators

It is more than likely that the baseball team will be named the Desert Gators. Here is why. The invading horde’s naming the team scam gives the illusion that El Paso is solidly behind the ballpark fiasco. This scheme gives us an opportunity to see how a full-court public relations blitz, also known as propaganda… Read More The Horde Propaganda, A Case Study and Naming the Team the Desert Gators