Tag Archives: justice

The Psychiatric Interview


I was about to be subjected to the manipulations of the defense team’s psychiatrist.  This was not going to be some impartial, neutral psychiatrist who would try to be objective.  This would be defense attorney Ed Gerber’s chosen psychiatrist who … Continue reading

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Peace, Violence and Justice Defined


I have this really smart young woman working for me as a home health aide.  We have to pay her fifty percent above the going rate in order to keep her working (brains cost extra) but while she cooks and … Continue reading

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Where is God in All of This?


I would start by referring you to http://doctorblue.wordpress.com/about/#comment-208 wherein the author gives a reasoned and articulate record of her journey through the American medical industry in pursuit of a diagnosis and treatment for actinomycosis.  She has raised some important issues, particularly … Continue reading

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Magna Charta Moment: A Call for the Revolution


  The following piece was written in February 2002.   In June of 1215, the English barons forced King John to sign the Magna Charta, which limited his powers, reaffirmed human rights, and became the basis of the English system … Continue reading

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One to 6,868,700,000


I always wondered why God told Adam and Eve not to eat the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge.  Then I read that it was because if humankind had knowledge then they would also have power, and humankind was not … Continue reading

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