Who’s the Savage?

I originally posted the following information and commentary upon my Facebook wall…

Reconstructed remains of 14-year-old girl living in Jamestown colony, who shows tell-tale sign of being cannibalized

Reconstructed remains of 14-year-old girl living in Jamestown colony, who shows tell-tale sign of being cannibalized

Meet Jane, the 14-Year-Old Eaten When the First British Settlers in America Turned to Cannibalism:

(Annabel Venning) She had arrived in America only a few months earlier. After a stormy 16-week voyage across the Atlantic, Jane, a 14-year-old girl from southern England, would have been relieved to reach land when she scrambled ashore at Jamestown, the first permanent English colony in America, in August 1609.

But any sense of salvation was to be short-lived. For, soon afterwards, the colony began to starve.

Food was already scarce when seven ships — including the one Jane travelled on — arrived with another 300 settlers to add to the 100 or so trying to eke out an existence in the swampy outpost.

(Read entire article here…)

My Commentary: Savages.

PRexit for Peace and Prosperity!

I originally posted the following information and commentary to my Facebook wall…

2016-06-30 - PRexit for Peace and Prosperity!

“A Dark Day for the People of Puerto Rico”: U.S. Senate Moves to OK “Colonial Control Board”:

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote as soon as today to set up a federally appointed control board with sweeping powers to run Puerto Rico’s economy to help the island cope with its crippling debt crisis. The bill, known as PROMESA, passed the House by a bipartisan vote of 297 to 127. In the Senate, Robert Menendez has led the opposition to the bill. On Tuesday, he waged a four-hour filibuster to protest the bill.

(Read entire article here…)

My Commentary: “Colonial Control Board”…
#EndImperialism #FightStatistPrivilege#FightElitism #PRexit

A Government Penalty Fee for Failure to Purchase a Product is Just Another Form of Taxation

As I scrolled through my Facebook news feed, I discovered the following artwork here, being shared by the page, “A Truly Free Market,” and originally posted it to my own wall, along with commentary…

“Wait… You mean to tell me we can tax them for NOT buying tea?”

My Commentary: 😉