The Ancient Art of Capitulation: At What Point Do We Reject the “Lesser of Two Evils” Paradigm?

Over the past few weeks, I've been closely watching both the RNC and the DNC. It's a first time experience for me. As the shadow of my thirties begins to loom closer and closer, I feel like it's about time I start trying to uncover the web that is American politics. I don't know where the compulsion comes …

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The Ancient Art of Tacit Approval: Information, Propaganda, the Presidential Elections, and Real Voting Power…

I can't remember exactly when it happened, but at some point there was a directed effort towards the youth of the world to engage in the political process. Now, there's nothing inherently wrong with this position. I'd say being informed is important, no matter what age you are, but there is something rather "sinister" about …

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A Tale Told by an Idiot, Full of Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing…

Well, it would seem that the political theater company caravan has finally started making moves. Who knows, maybe if you're lucky they'll come to your town, tailoring their stage productions for your local constituency, and further line their coffers with money that only costs the death of intellect. And even though they're the ones committing …

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