Monthly Archives: December 2011

I confess to Zygodactyly

My detractors have been accusing me of all kinds of things lately all over the internet.  For example, Frank Runninghorse (Steven Bruce Orcutt, a registered sex offender who uses a fake Native American alias) and Tom Lacey of the Peace … Continue reading

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FB Exchange By Ernesto Ayala on the BBNO/LRUP Alliance

This is quite entertaining.  Now you get the inside story as to why the La Raza Unida Party (faction that’s controlled by Libertad and Xenaro Ayala, not to be confused with non-cult, legitimate organizations that bear the same name) alliance … Continue reading

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I’m Not Running For Office

I was going to run for U.S. Senator this year.  As filing begins tomorrow, I owe it to people to tell my supporters why I’m pulling my hat out of the race before it starts. First, although I didn’t seek … Continue reading

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Communique from the Aztlan Civil War

This was forwarded to me from Colorado….no comment on my part:  It is always sad when we lose Brown Berets. It is especially sad when we loose some who were so trustworthy and gave us all reasons to be proud … Continue reading

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Debunking Mythology

A series of email exchanges about me have arisen like Jesus from the tomb to the level of Mad Magazine or National Lampoon type humor.  The latest barrage was forwarded to me by another nut who goes by the moniker … Continue reading

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Eric Bauman as LA’s Macchiavelli?

My commentary relates to this article which is running in the Los Angeles Weekly: http://www.laweekly.com/2011-12-22/news/eric-bauman-l-a-democratic-party-kingmaker/#disqus_thread The accusation that Eric Bauman is “Macchiavellian” is based on the unstated premise that Macchiavelli wrote in The Prince that “The ends justify the means.” … Continue reading

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“Radicalism is the Conservativism of Tomorrow”

Ambrose Bierce wrote in his Devil’s Dictionary that “Radicalism is the Conservativism of tomorrow, injected into the affairs of today.” One of the joys of aging is to have been a radical in one’s youth, to continue to be a … Continue reading

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La Raza Unida Against War Crime Investigation for Sri Lanka?

I posted an article to Facebook regarding the demand for an independent war crimes inquiry into atrocities committed by the Sri Lanka army and government against the Tamil minority of that island.  It speaks for itself.  In response to it, … Continue reading

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Vaclav Havel: R.I.P.

One of the great human rights activists of our time, poet, playwright, and eventually President of Czechoslovakia Vaclav Havel died yesterday at the age of 75.  For the context of Czech society before the fall of the “Iron Curtain” that … Continue reading

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Affirmative Action: Practicing what you preach

“The guerilla must move amongst the people as a fish swims in the sea.”  — Zedong Mao. In the context of the movements to create political change in the United States, and especially California and in particular Los Angeles, political … Continue reading

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