Author: The Burning Platform

There Will be More

There Will be More by Eric Peters – Eric Peters Autos Violence is, unfortunately, fungible. As this society becomes more and more officially violent, it is probable that unofficial violence will also increase. In fact, it is almost a mathematical...

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...