Monthly Archives: April 2013

Re NYT article, “Is ADHD sleep-deprivation in disguise?”

Mark Weinstein Seattle, Washington I worked in residential treatment facilities for adolescents with behavioral-emotional problems severe enough that they could not live safely in the community. Almost without exception, these kids are addicted to electronic technology. The consequence of being … Continue reading

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The legacy of war

It won’t be many more years until there will be no living witnesses of the Holocaust.   Those who know the Korean War as first-hand experience isn’t far behind.                                   Viet Nam is fading … Continue reading

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Re the discovery of an audacious, ongoing fraud by a respected scientist.

Seattle, Washington It begins as a small compromise. Then another. Then compromise become okay. Then the compromises get bigger and bigger. Then there is only compromise because the original cause or endeavor has become a fake vessel to contain the … Continue reading

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A trading of views on restrictive reproductive rights in Mississippi and North Dakota

Mark Weinstein Seattle, Washington There ought to be a new word coined for the absolute, colossal, and total hypocrisy of 95% of those who oppose a woman’s right to choice and privacy. Their LIE about caring for the life of … Continue reading

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Re Obama having to tread lightly at the dedication of the G.W. Bush library in Texas

Seattle, Washington Well, the dedication of the Bush library will undoubtedly be a hot air occasion. G.W. Bush’s was a moron President – a for real moron – who didn’t even realize he was a puppet of Cheney, Rumsfeld, etc. … Continue reading

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Calling Tsarnev an “enemy combatant”.

Seattle, Washington There is nothing – nothing – the far Right will not use for political advantage. Lindsay Graham & other reactionaries are demanding to have Tsarnev, a U.S. citizen, declared an “enemy combatant”. It is a blatant move to … Continue reading

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Gun-control blockage by the U.S. Senate

Seattle, Washington America is rotting from within. It’s not because of gay marriage, abortion rights, or illegal Mexican immigrants. The top 1% are in insatiable greed; the bottom 99% in the grip of fear. 90% of us wanted gun control.  … Continue reading

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