Category Archives: Education Failures

New York facing growing population of homeless people

September 2016 – NEW YORK – Most records are meant to be broken. But when the Department of Homeless Services announced earlier this week that 59,698 people, in a single night, slept in a shelter, it wasn’t the kind of … Continue reading

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US cities see unexplained rise in violent crimes this year

June 2016 – VIOLENCE IN SOCIETY – Violent crimes from homicides and rapes to robberies — have been on the rise in many major U.S. cities, yet experts can’t point to a single reason why and the jump isn’t enough … Continue reading

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The Fall of the Republic – Why the U.S. will not likely survive the next century

America is in the advanced stages of a moral and cultural rot. The country is $19 trillion dollars in debt and is ruthlessly spending and printing its own way to financial oblivion. It is suffering from hegemony and military overreach … Continue reading

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The shrinking middle class: one more sign of America’s economic collapse

December 2015 – ECONOMY – For the first time in over four decades, the number of middle class Americans is now smaller than the number of those Americans who are classified as either rich or poor. The middle class, the … Continue reading

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Mass shooting in Oregon another sign our culture is sick

October 2015 – OREGON – He asked them their religion. If they said they were Christian, he killed them right there in that classroom in Oregon. And since the news trickled out, slowly, about what was done and how, some … Continue reading

Posted in Acts of Agression, Education Failures, Gun violence, Mass Shootings, Social Crime, Social Meltdown, Violence | 3 Comments

Boom and Bust: U.S. GDP temporarily stalls out, similarly to 1986 Oil Crash

May 2015 – ECONOMY – U.S. economic growth stalled out in the first quarter of 2015 as the domestic energy boom caused a short-term collapse in capital spending, large lay-offs in the oil industry, and a 15 percent jump in … Continue reading

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South American chaos: Impeachment protests erupt in cities across Brazil – Venezuela on the brink of collapse

April 2015 – RIO DE JANEIRO – Anti-government demonstrators began streaming into the streets of cities throughout Brazil on Sunday to demand the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff. It was the second such day of protests in less than a … Continue reading

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Before civilization on this planet eventually collapses, it will go stark-raving mad

“Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.” – by Prometheus, in the Masque of Pandora (1875) by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow April 2015 – CIVILIZATION – The enormous cognitive dissonance between our growing awareness of our civilization’s accelerating collapse, … Continue reading

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2015: More chaos in the Middle East, coup in Yemen, violence in Tel Aviv – will this be the year the region explodes?

January 2015 – SANA, Yemen — Houthi rebel militiamen seized control of the palace of Yemen’s president and clashed with guards outside his residence on Tuesday in an escalation of the violent crisis that has gripped the capital for days, … Continue reading

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Handwriting on the wall: Ferguson, Missouri just one of a thousand cities around the world primed to explode in violence

August 2014 – MISSOURI – President Barack Obama, seeking to calm unrest over the police killing of an unarmed black teenager in Missouri, declared Thursday that there is no excuse for violence against police or for excessive force by officers … Continue reading

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