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Jonathan Wolfman

Jonathan Wolfman
Maryland, Northwest of The District,
January 26
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     When any religion trumps the fundamental human rights of people, any people, anywhere, it's worthless save to the religiously-addicted, and to sacless cynics who, from afar, revel from a variety of motives, in its geo-politics. And when segments of the Euro and U… Read full post »


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     The neighbor of long-retired Philadelphia-toolmaker-now-extradited-Auschwitz-guard-soon-to-be-in-a-German-prison-for-the-rest-of-the-sundown-of-his-life, 89-year-old, Johann Breyer, complicit in the gassing of 216,000 JewRead full post »
These are the three most recent PASSIONATE JUSTICE Radio podcasts.
-  JW
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        WOULD YOU EVER TAKE A BULLET FORRead full post »

JUNE 12, 2014 2:01PM

Islamic Cannibalism-R-Us


 Islam R Us. 


 This is to say, the Near East/Central Asia Sunni-Shia sectarian

cannibalism unleashed after Europeans decided, last century,

to exploit the region  in ways other than direct-rule, is not a great deal

different from the sectarian cannibalisRead full post »

JUNE 10, 2014 8:00AM


Edited and re-posted from Spring, 2011.  


    You may recall this not-altogether bygone American cultural oddity. You may recall thinking  How Ironic!  after a day at the beach or the summer club watching white people slather on the/Read full post »

JUNE 9, 2014 7:26AM

The Fix Is In? -- Hillary Clinton

     The question's raised at 
as to why people imagine that Hillary Clinton offers an uncluttered, genuine liberal/left opportunity for the United States and the West, a brRead full post »

It's nearly universally acknowledged that bullies are weak and afraid, frightened as a condition of their beings and this holds for bully-regimes as well as for bully-boys and girls. And it's no less well understood that willing agents of bullies are, while perhaps less tremulous, no lessRead full post »

As you know, today's 'D-Day+70'. I'm grateful. -JW









Today's the twenty-fifth anniversary of the workers and students massacre at Tiananmen Square, Peking. 

 This piece ... some here have seen it before dedicated to Ms. Zhang Ying, whom we got out of there some time after. Sadly, we've lost contact w Ms. Zhang and her… Read full post »


     I may have not decided to return so fast to guns were it not for that brazen idiot, Samuel Wurzelbacher, known to enthusiasts as Joe-the-Plumber...just one more moral genius, like Sarah Palin, inflicted on decent Americans by that Addled Arizonan...yet last week in the faceRead full post »

     The point's been offered, in response a recent piece ('What Is To Be Done?' If the Fix Is In, Why Care at All? - Jonathan Wolfman - Open Salon), that there's risk in putting hopes for structural change in compelling individuals, whether SenatorRead full post »
ENJOY also my colleague, Brent Lengle, and his program!
     Dr. B. offers another challenging piece, this one as to the IMF (International Monetary Fund) having now a woman at the helm. Dr. Bramhall wonders if this is a way, perhaps, to softenRead full post »







 Saturday, 5.31.14 
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MAY 28, 2014 4:44PM


      Are you as sick as I am with racists trying to dodge exposure of their bigotry when we raise it up, calling that “playing the race card”, as if pointing to prejudice and its damage is worse than racism itself? 


     I'm sure asRead full post »

& an excellent Memorial Day to you and your family!
- JW 
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Resist or Die - Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall - Open Salon

     This is a thought-provoking review of a challenging film. It forces us to ask, among other questions, at what point of exploitation, economic and environmental, we'd resist seriously and in a sustained way (and perhaps die reRead full post »






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     Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett will not appeal this week's federal court decision that ditched my home state's ban on same-sex marriage. In part, he said, Judge John E. Jones III's ruling is the reason. Mr. Corbett said he recognizes that a federal ruling requiring courts to aRead full post »

      My home state's catching up with Justice. Yesterday U. S. District Judge John E. Jones III, writing for the Federal District Court, threw out Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage in a suit, Whitewood v. Wolf, brought on behalf of eleven same-sex couples.