Worldview: The word which has empowered propaganda machines of the left and right

Worldview (n.) – a comprehensive conception or apprehension of the world especially from a specific standpoint. (Merriam-Webster Dictionary) Worldview is everything in political belief, whether or not we wish to admit it. What dictates beliefs from an ideological standpoint varies widely from person to person. The extremes of both sides of the ideological aisles often fail…

Time for the moderate “sleeping dragon” to awaken

If you consider yourself a moderate from a political standpoint, this hasn’t been an easy run.  Moderates have been getting shouted down, bullied and abused by the extremes on both sides of the political fence.  We have been called spineless, gutless and cowardly, as well as accused of being political phoneys, fakes and opportunists who…

How the left is making it hard on liberals (and the right ain’t innocent, either!)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwYxP5dLxW0lOEZ0QTR4Z05zc2s/view?usp=sharing This is my weekly podcast, “Get in John’s Head – the podcast.”  Creative title, huh?  Anyway, this week’s audio spew looks at how the far left is hurting the liberal ideology, and how the right is just tossing salt into the wound.  Americans, in general, can fix this, and I talk about a simple…