Walter Greene

Walter Greene (no relation to Lorne) is an unrepentant neo-con who can be relied on to support some conservative tenet.  (“My country, right or wrong, but I hope right.”)

Walter's Archive

February 13, 2014

Is Debating Politics Worth the Time and Angst?

   Often I get into exchanges of points of view - arguments - about political, economic, social philosophies that I firmly believe in and against which another person is wholeheartedly opposed . . . and ...

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December 26, 2013

Book Recommendation: Stasiland

If you're looking for a quick good read, try Stasilan, Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall by Anne Funder.  If you enjoy history, current events, politics with a heavy dose of the bizarre, this is the book for you.

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August 07, 2012

An “Oops!” Liberal Moment from the Washington Post

From a Washington Post article on the popularity of governors...some call the comment below a Freudian moment.  After all, Scott Walker was not “getting recalled”.  He was standing for a vote that ...

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July 27, 2012

Financial Lebensraum

I am not sure if “ironic” is the right word, but only eighty years ago, Adolf Hitler was urging on the German people the concept of Lebensraum, or expanded “living space” for the German people.

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July 13, 2012

In Search of the White Voter

Here are the percentages of the white vote that went to Republicans over the past four decades:

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