Author: The Burning Platform

GOVERNMENT AT ITS FINEST

GOVERNMENT AT ITS FINEST

GOVERNMENT AT ITS FINEST “There is a dedication to willful incompetence in many corporate government departments.” – Steven Magee I recently concluded a month long interaction with multiple government drones working for the State of Pennsylvania. Some of them were...

HOME AGAIN

HOME AGAIN by Hardscrabble Farmer – The Burning Platform We spent the better part of the day cleaning up the sacrifice, one load after another of manure piled into windrows for composting in the warming air of May. The smell...

THE HORROR! THE HORROR!

THE HORROR! THE HORROR! by Jim Quinn – The Burning Platform I’m constantly amazed by the ability of those in power to create a narrative trusted by a gullible non-critical thinking populace. Appealing to emotions, when you have millions of...

Prisons of Pleasure or Pain: Huxley’s “Brave New World” vs. Orwell’s “1984”

Prisons of Pleasure or Pain: Huxley’s “Brave New World” vs. Orwell’s “1984” by Uncola – The Burning Platform Definition of UTOPIA 1:  an imaginary and indefinitely remote place 2:  a place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions 3:  ...

The Eyes: Windows to the Soul

The Eyes: Windows to the Soul by UnCola – The Burning Platform I wouldn’t be surprised if the week of March 20, 2017, will go down in history as a Fort Sumter-like spark which began a cascading series of events...

PUTTING ISRAEL FIRST

PUTTING ISRAEL FIRST by Glenn Greenwald ON WEDNESDAY, a U.N. agency published a report noting that “Israel has established an apartheid regime that dominates the Palestinian people as a whole.” Yesterday, the author of that report, who has served as executive secretary of...