Category: The Breeze

Yale

It’s Protest Season: Yale

A warning not to wear culturally insensitive Halloween costumes sparked protests at Yale, which went viral over the weekend. A lecturer asked in an e-mail, “Is there no room anymore for a child to be a little bit obnoxious . . . a little bit inappropriate or provocative or, yes,...

class

Why Not An Alliance Along Class Lines?

Lower and middle class whites are dying off in droves due to drugs, poverty, and depression. Ironically, it’s also the group that has the most white supremacists. I’ve never understood that.   Alliance Along Class Lines Their conditions, both social and economic, are more or less the same as inner...

heroin

Heroin Is Killing White People In America

Heroin was first synthesized in 1874 by adding two acetyl groups to the molecule morphine, which is found naturally in the opium poppy. Administered intravenously by injection, heroin is two to four times more potent than morphine and is faster in its onset of action.   Heroin can be available...

sexism

Why We Must Confront Sexism On The Left

It seems that, when it comes to sexism, some on the left feel that we should be inoculated from criticism because we are not those on the right. Rosie Rodgers has addressed this in “Ten Ways To Survive As A Woman On The Left”, but I think it needs to...

week 8

I Got You: NFL Week 8 Investment

We are 46-47 on the season after going 3-7 last week. We are proponents of dollar cost averaging as we are long term investors; therefore, we invest the same amount no matter the particular interest.   Remember, it only takes 52.4% winners to break even in sports investing at the...

Democrats Win

GOP Attacks Media: Democrats Win GOP Debate

In order Rubio, Kasich, and Cruz were the winners, but the GOP debate in Colorado last night was evidence that Democrats and specifically Barack Obama have won the argument. We heard 99% v. 1% rhetoric, protection of entitlements, demonization of Wall St., and focus on issues affecting women. The “let’s...

reagan

Ronald Reagan’s Benghazi Went A Lot Different

On October 23rd, 1983, the Marine Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon were bombed under Ronald Reagan’s watch. 241 US military personnel were killed, and over 300 were wounded.   It was most certainly orchestrated in large part by Iran. So what did President Reagan do? He secretly stole missiles from the...

video

2016, Lies, And Video

“Yesterday, our U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya was attacked. Heavily armed militants assaulted the compound and set fire to our buildings. American and Libyan security personnel battled the attackers together.” Some have sought to justify this vicious behavior, along with the protest that took place at our Embassy in...

witch trial

Salemghazi And 21st Century Witch Trials

“We know the attack had nothing to do with a film.’ That’s as plain as it can get. Why didn’t you just speak plain to the American people?” “I did,” Clinton said. “If you look at my statement, as opposed to what I was saying to the Egyptian prime minister,...