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[OPINION] Common Core: A Lesson Plan For Raising Up Compliant, Non-Thinking Citizens

As I point out in my new book, A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State, there are several methods for controlling a population. You can intimidate the citizenry into obedience through force, relying on military strength and weaponry such as SWAT team raids, militarized police, and a vast array of lethal and nonlethal weapons.

Writer’s Block: One Cut That Will Really Hurt

Is there anyone who doesn’t get that we are living in tough economic times? Anyone still buying the fantasy that unemployment is dropping like a zeppelin or that America is heading for an economic upsurge? Reality sets in pretty fast when you take a close look at your paycheck and realize it is shrinking. It’s pretty clear that belts need tightening, but cuts in one area, the arts, will really hurt us all.

Gas Prices Continue To Decline Into Fall

STATE– Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 7.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.34 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 3,525 gas outlets in New Jersey. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.49 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.