Every time I hear about injustice on our Globe, I cringe and feel outraged. The World concentrates on the ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN “states”, but forgets to look at the billions of people suffering on our Planet. The kids in school suffering intense anxiety. Moroccan kids being abandoned by their parents, at the rate of 24 kids a … More The Voice of Joyce: Thoughts while thinking about” Two States for Two People”
Dear Followers: As I go through my e-mails, I thought I’d share good deeds, interesting events and other positives occurring here and in the Global Community. By lending a helping hand to someone, we participate in healing and hope. Let’s all be mindful “to pay it forward” and help where and when we can. Peace … More The Voice of Joyce: Step up for Israel/Share video of Israelis stepping up for Nepal
It’s been several days since I returned from Omaha. The Berkshire Hathaway meeting did in fact attract, 40,000+ people , a global community basking in the wit and wisdom of Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger. They were not disappointed, the state of this Corporation resides in intelligent management, ready to deploy $40 Billion for another … More The Voice of Joyce: Why activism, just read our Stories!
I’ve put off asking for money, hoping that a ” white knight”, will come to my rescue. I forgot that God helps those who help themselves. So hear me out, please. I want to establish a newspaper, to be published every two weeks, containing the information gathered by reporters on activist movements in … More The voice of Joyce: Together we can overcome that” helpless feeling”
According to the latest news, some folks are waking up to short term planning and they’re starting to talk sense and demand change. Laurence Fink the CEO of BlackRock says, ” we should stop Corporate Buybacks”. He’s right. Of course it’s easy for him to say. He cares more about the consequences of Financial … More The voice of Joyce: LOL/ speaking out on Corporate Tax Reform
I’ve never taken the time to study the TPP agreement. I believe an inclusive trade deal with as many countries is desirable. It’s not us against them, it’s us bringing the entire world together as one large marketplace. It’s not Globalization , or NAFTA or any trade agreement that’s hurting the American worker, it’s … More The voice of Joyce : Kvetching but hopeful
How did we lose every value we ever had? On 4/25/15, I listened to NPR and there’s another Action group, I’ve never heard about, shining a light on the Pharmaceutical industry. Why? There are no records for human trials going back 5 or 10 years for many drugs on the market? How is this possible? … More The voice of Joyce: Transparency and values count
AN OPEN LETTER TO THE AMERICAN PEOPLE, DO WE WANT A DICTATORSHIP, A FIEFDOM? There’s always been money in Politics. Perhaps not as much as today, thanks to Citizens United, but money and Power go together. I remember the good ” old days” during President Eisenhower’s administration, when the very thought of impropriety was enough … More The voice of Joyce : Money in Politics, Say No to Hillary Clinton
Have I mentioned, I belong to a book club, that meets regularly, once a month. Our mandate is to choose books of social relevancy in paperback. This month, one of our members, chose THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, by Carson McCullers published in 1940. The novel takes place in a poor southern town just … More The Voice Of Joyce :” The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter”
As predicted, there is no financial news to report. Nothing of consequence except IRAN, diplomacy and money at work. Why do we want a nuclear treaty with IRAN, to stop arms proliferation and to promote business opportunities for American businesses and foreign entities. Meanwhile it’s business as usual in America. The stock market soars … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: CORPORATIONS have become a ” Cancer”?