Author: The Burning Platform

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...

On Those without Honor

On Those Without Honor

On Those Without Honor by unCola On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017, President Donald Trump addressed a joint session of congress with a speech that was widely praised, even by his most fervent critics. Each American generation passes the torch of truth, liberty and...

City of the Dead – Sympathy for the Devil

City of the Dead – Sympathy for the Devil by Francis Marion I rode a tank Held a general’s rank When the blitzkrieg raged And the bodies stank UN Permanent Executive Authority, California Territory September 17th, 2074 Desolation Wilderness World Heritage Forest...