Category Archives: I think they’d rather we die

Olivia Deborah Lagutaris LaRosa The Founding Fathers didn’t have anything to say about corporations because they did not want to encourage them. They saw what happened to India at the hands of East India Company. The Indian people were impoverished … Continue reading

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GOP, Who Do You Think You’re Kidding! Imperiling Women’s Lives

by Olivia LaRosa, a former Republican, October 6, 2014 GOP, who do you think you’re kidding? Your party is waging a war on women, and also lying about waging a war on women.  When your National Party Chair Reince Priebus … Continue reading

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Claim your disabled adult child as a dependent on your tax return

In order to continue to claim your disabled adult child on your income tax return, the following five tests must be fulfilled. First, the child must be your legal child. Second, the child must be permanently and totally disabled at … Continue reading

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The Appalling Stance of Rand Paul

New York Times December 11, 2013 The Appalling Stance of Rand Paul By CHARLES M. BLOW I don’t put much past politicians. I stay prepared for the worst. But occasionally someone says something so insensitive that it catches me flat-footed. … Continue reading

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Ala “Dogville:” Recognize the signs of the imposition of involuntary servitude

“Dogville,” a play by Lars Von Trier, filmed for PBS, tells the story of a young woman in desperate circumstances who is taken in by local villagers, and then reduced to the status of a slave. The great actress Nicole … Continue reading

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