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A scathing rebuke of contemporary American culture's shallow self interest, instant celebrity, technology fetishism, and minute attention spans.

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It’s Not Easy Being Rich

Oh, those poor persecuted billionaires! Just because 95% of the economic recovery went to the top 1%, and 85 people control as much global wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion, their feelings are hurt when the rest of us complain.

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2013: A Year In Review

Oh what a year! The highs, lows, and moments of comic relief were truly operatic, so here's an opera-inspired musical recap.

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Checkmate

Checkmate is an original political poem by up and coming writer Kenneth S. Fomunung. He examines the inequality in our society and the idea that the common people are nothing more than pawns to be used and expended by the power brokers of our time.

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Race is Sexuality

William Turner examines the parallels between racism and homophobia and argues Conservative characterizations of LGBT and African Americans spring from the same abstractions in popular Conservative thought.

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Nameless City

A dark poem examines the effects and consequences of the War on Drugs and the concomitant prison industrial complex in a surrealist interpretation, includes a graphic illustration by the author.

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America’s War on Drugs: An Ongoing Moral Panic

The US century old war on drugs is not a war against intoxicating substances. It's a war against people--usually people of color--and the ultimate expression of Fundamentalist Protestant prerogative power exported to the world.

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Our Cost of Empire

This historical portrait deconstructs the underlying causes and costs of the failed War on Drugs (WOD) as well as the factors motivating it. He elucidates the high cost of the Cold War, the Military Industrial Complex, and the cost of the mass incarceration and the Prison Industrial Complex created by the War on Drugs--now morphed into the New Jim Crow.

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Texas Judge Prophecies Civil War When Obama Re-Elected

The author responds to remarks made by Lubbock County Judge Tom Head, with the support of Lubbock County Commissioner Mark Heinrich, when they both appeared on Lubbock's Fox News affiliate to spread reactionary rhetoric reminiscent of the Jim Crow era this past week.

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“And I saw a beast rising up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and on his horns ten crowns, and on his heads a blasphemous name.” Revelation 13:1-3.

And the beast called itself GOP and written upon its seven heads are: Avarice, Cowardice, Entitlement, Homophobia, Ignorance, Misogyny, and Racism. And the meek shall cry out in agony. And the beast shall be slain by the Lamb, in their name. And the beast's name shall be erased from the minds of men forever.

Amen