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March 2012

Health Care Law and Ordinary People

Tweet The raging debate over the Obama health care law that is now going before the Supreme Court is both ludicrous and a tragedy. A tragedy because it is ordinary people – the citizens of America – who will be the losers, one way or another. Yes, we need new and revamped health care legislation, [...]

Girdlock & Crisis in America

Tweet Our representatives in congress are gridlocked.  Politics are gridlocked.  The country is gridlocked. America is gridlocked. The America that should be, the dream of America that has been waiting in the wings for eternity, is gridlocked. Politicians are arguing day after day, trying to convince the American people that they are the truer representatives [...]

Dreams of Eternity: The Coming of America

Tweet The Dream of America is coming to fruition. It is the realm of Eternity, existing right here, right now, in the most mundane affairs that go on day to day. This is the land – America – where we come forth. Myriads of people have waited breathlessly for aeons and aeons, waiting for their [...]

Human Security & Sustainability: A Peace Proposal

Tweet Daisaku Ikeda, president of the SGI, or Soka Gakkai International, a Buddhist lay organization with about 13,000,000 members in 192 countries and territories, presents an annual peace proposal to the United Nations. This year’s proposal focuses on the topic of “Human Security and Sustainability: Sharing Reverence for the Dignity of Life.”  All of Mr. [...]