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Some Crimes & Criminals are Universal…

One of the movies I saw as a young man, which made a deep impression on me is, “All Quiet on the Western Front.”  The film starred famed actor, Lew Ayres, and won Best Picture and Best Director at the 1930 Academy Awards.

The film was based on a bestselling book by Erich Marie Remarque, who was a soldier in Germany in World War I.

As most military combat veterans recognize, war is not glorious, and the return home is fraught with significant change by the vet.  The audience did not leave the theatres unaffected.  It’s a profound film.

What I didn’t know until today, was that the film had been censured.  When it first appeared in Germany back in 1930, the Nazis protested violently to it. more…

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America’s Most Lame…

Dammit!  They had me going for a minute…  I admit it.  The corporate/police state media wonks suckered me.  I actually accepted their initial reportage that some lame halfwit kid from Portland, Oregon, nee Somalia, tried to pull off a terror attack.

Public hat trick...

Having been a federal prisoner now for 21+yrs, I should know better.  Unlike the average befuddled citizen of Big Brother’s republic, I have no excuse.

The US prison systems—comprised of the federal, all 50 states, the colonial Territories, the jokey-sovereign Native American “reservation” prisons, immigration facilities, ad nauseam—are a vast representation of every demographic that exists.

Stripped of all that you’ve earned merit-wise, which otherwise makes you unique and who you are, packaged in the same khaki uniforms, catalogued and numbered with assigned prisons and cells according to your security-classification, we become brothers (and sisters) of a type that exists nowhere else. more…