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Guide to the stars WEEK OF SEPT. 18-24

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Aries (March 21-April 19)

Madam G feels the heat from Aries’ warning sign. Your energy is high and full of excitement. You’re in full possession of strength and vigor. This month fuels and energizes you. But, your family requires rest. Take the time for health and release that energy in your morning run.

Taurus (April...

Schaller's Politically Incorrect Lexicon: A Navigation Guide To The PC Cultures of Mckinley County NM (and planet earth )

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PART 3 IN A SERIES

CHAPTER THREE – A MORALITY PLAY WITHOUT MORALS

SOCIALISM: The politically incorrect synonym for collectivist ‘social justice’ and contemporary ‘progressivism’, as well as today’s Democratic Party system of choice.

SOCIAL JUSTICE: The distribution or redistribution of wealth, opportunities or privileges in a society. Social justice is a euphemism for an economic mugging by political force.

PROGRESSIVISM: Politically correct for socialism, collectivism, economic fascism or statism.

POLITICAL RELIGION: Government ideologies attaining power equivalent to those of a state religion, with which they often exhibit significant similarities in both theory and...

Guide to the stars WEEK OF SEPT. 11-17

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Aries (March 21-April 19)

Madame G acknowledges your independent spirit. But, don’t let your mood and self-involvement push those you love away. The Solar Eclipse encourages generosity and community. Take your anger and fear and put it towards helping others. Consider volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, or other community events and feel good.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Have no fear Taurus is here. This is a time of change and disruption. The New Moon shakes it up. Change is difficult, especially for the routine loving Taurus. This is not the time to stick your heels-in and veg out on the couch. Take charge and, do what you do, take care of family and friends guiding your finances...

Victory for Working Families: NM Supreme Court enforces wage laws

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SANTA FE—Unions have made huge contributions throughout America’s history – Social Security, child labor laws, the 40 work week, and so on. Working men and women make enormous contributions to our country daily.

Here in New Mexico, the building trades unions successfully fought a recent legal battle to ensure that workers are treated fairly through enforcement of the prevailing wage law. This will improve the economic conditions of workers’ families. Prevailing wage laws open a door to career paths for young people. They deliver increased productivity and economic growth.

Our state Supreme Court has been vigilant in protecting the wages and benefits of workers. Earlier this...

Schaller's Politically Incorrect Lexicon: A Navigation Guide To The PC Cultures of Mckinley County NM (and planet earth )

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By Joe Schaller

Part 2 in a Series

CHAPTER TWO – THOSE DARN TREES ARE OBSTRUCTING THE FOREST

COLLECTIVISM: Collectivism is the subjugation of the individual to a group – whether to a race, class or state does not matter. Man must be chained to collective action and collective thought for the sake of what is called ‘the common good’. Statism has always been the political corollary of collectivism.

ALTRUISM: The foundation of collectivism and statism. The basic principle of altruism is that man has no right to exist for his own sake, that service to others is the only justification of his existence, and that self-sacrifice is his highest moral duty, virtue and value.

FAIRNESS...

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