What Exactly are “Conservatives” Conserving?

I never understood why the modern incarnation of fascists choose to call themselves “conservatives.” What exactly are they “conserving?” They rewrite the 1st Amendment to make corporations “people” so that unlimited amounts of big money can buy elections. They want to twist the 2nd Amendment and turn it into an intimidation tool rather than as…

Our Wildlife and Democracy in Peril: Why I am Bitter and You Should be Too

In what is sure to be another kick in the face for our environment and our wildlife 52 percent of Wisconsin voters decided Tuesday that they prefer bullying, cronyism, and flat out corruption instead of ethics and responsible governing. Instead of being in prison, with his six close associates, Scott Walker was reelected despite a bottom of the…