Category: News from Our Vantage Point

We all hear the news and we all have opinions. Here we offer our look at the news unvarnished, un-Politically Correct, for you to review and comment on, if you wish. We don’t care if you agree or disagree as long as our words make you think. And we welcome your responses and your opinions. We want this forum to get our readers a variety of vantage points that are not simply based on party allegiance or party politics. These are important times worldwide and clear thinking is necessary, so please read, comment, and let your thoughts be heard.

Battle Lines Drawn …

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher THERE IS A BATTLE IN AMERICA TODAY: CAPITALISM VS. SOCIALISM. But it’s not a new battle: Mr. Thomas, who died in 1968, was a former minister who was a socialist and six time candidate of the

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Light Came On at G.E.?

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher Crony capitalism has become a cornerstone of American business since the bailouts of the financial and automotive industries during the financial crisis. The American public has watched as the government provided bailouts for large companies, banks,

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Hospital or Insurance, pick your death wish!

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher As the disaster known as the Affordable Care Act continues ruining the medical and insurance industries we learn that 251,454 people die each year in hospital mistakes, a double whammy! The State of California – the

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The End of the ‘Grand Experiment’?

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher Our readers tend to be very thoughtful, often politically partisan, but always worried about the future of America. As the cartoon shows our political parties have a fundamentally different opinion about the direction the country should

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CASH, the forgotten treasure …

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher WHY SO CONFIDENT ABOUT CASH? As the cartoon illustrates, credit cards have become the way to buy more than you can afford and, in the case of our Federal Government, printing money and postponing solutions to

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Why we don’t trust the government.

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher It’s no secret Americans are fed up with today’s government: polls show a high of about 20% trust the government and a low of about 9%; bad numbers no matter where you fall. And we wonder

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Election Predictions?

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher Every day we receive requests asking us to predict the outcome of the coming election. And every day we are reminded every pre-election poll has been wrong, the polls in Europe were wrong about Brexit, our

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The Power of the Brexit, guest author …

by Flaviu Roman, PhD, Romania, Swizerland, co-publisher, Global Prosperity Challenge The Power of BREXIT. UK has a life after EU. A good one. As a commentator you may have already gotten used to my critical counter-intuitive style of looking at

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BREXIT, do we care?

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher The BREXIT, a tragedy or a moment of promise? The people voted last week, the stock market is tumbling, the elites are wondering how the dummies managed to vote as they did, there are predictions of

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Terror and Guns and Solutions?

by Larry Oxenham, Publisher The ugly, brutal, disgusting, wanton shooting of so many in Orlando reminded us terror is on our doorstep and is a fact of life for us and our kids going forward. The shooting also reminded us

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