I was kicked out of high school twice—first for taping Miss July 1968 to the Spanish teacher’s roll-up screen to surprise her when she pulled it down. She was surprised, alright—as was I.The school suspended me, my father blistered my backside with a hickory-wood paddle, and my older brother pummelled me for helping his favourite playmate escape from under his mattress.
Administrative agencies of the American Federal Government since the passage of the 14th Amendment, have excluded foreigners and their children by race, creed, and color. As an example, that includes the total abolition of Chinese (The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882) and Japanese (Asian Exclusion Act of 1924) from becoming United States citizens.
In 1983, I read the first edition of The Media Monopoly by famous Washington Post journalist Ben Bagdikan. In it, he warned of the dire consequences of having just 50 media corporations controlling the content of public information and news in America. A highly consolidated press was of course, more easily controlled by government—or by those who control those who govern,