The Last Voice You Hear

Something always rubs me the wrong way when people tell us that hard times draw us closer together and teach us what is really important in our lives. "We've lost the country, at least we've got each other." There is something inherently defeatist and depressing about that; accepting defeat, especially unfair defeat, is a hard pill to swallow.Many well written accounts have been published indicating voter fraud won Obama's reelection, but it was quite clear within 48 hours after the election that nothing was going to be done about it by our leadership or the citizenry. This was perhaps even more disturbing than the fraud itself. We are left with a hangover that won't quit: the country is deeply divided at a basic moral level that won't be easily overcome, if ever. If we look at precedents, after 150 years the North and the South still quietly battle each other in whispered tones.While the Republican party sits around gut wrenching on how to woo the women's vote or the Latino vote, it...(Read Full Article)