This site's favorite question: "How can a nation devoid of humanitarian goals, dismissive of human rights, and primarily exporting war be considered the 'leader of the free world'?"
"Nothing practical can be done to turn things around. The American system is damaged beyond repair thanks largely to that undue military influence Ike warned against. Nowadays the nation is programmed to commit suicide while trying vainly to protect circles of great wealth underpinned by weaponry and armaments and fossil fuel interests—so much for the 'sweet land of liberty'."—Preface excerpt, Thoughts Uploaded: Toward cherishing freedom, practicing equality, seeking justice
December 2017 blog