Posts from the ‘Global Economy’ category

America Swimming in Debt

Pop open the bottles of champagne. The United States debt just blew past 24 Trillion dollars. As the saying goes: easy come ….easy go….. The balloon…

The Long Long Way Down

  The President and members of  Congress are like deer in the headlights. Pump 2 trillion dollars more into the system and fire up the printing…

Extinction

  STOP listen to the warning dwindling compassion obliteration of planet What is our future?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry…

Prepping For Coronavirus

  Damn right We are preppers Six months food on hand Kitchen cabinets Full of carefully marked cans Solar panels on the roof Giant sized chicken coop…

American Falls, Idaho

  Documentary, Portrait and Landscape Photographer Steve Davis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘As American Falls’.  To…

Port Of Le Havre, France

  Photographer Olga Sondyk is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Gate to the world’.  To see Olga’s body…

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  Small business people Move wheels of commerce Provides most jobs Innovates While Big boys rust Don’t over regulate us     Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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  Putin visits Damascus   Assad sucks Putin’s thumb Thank you for help to make rebels run * Butcher survives again Keeps killing Syrians Friends help…

Hong Kong People Speak

  President Xi Suffers  Embarrassing Defeat From Hong Kong People Voting Overwhelmingly for  Pro-democracy & continued chip chip chipping away of iron grip In Hong Kong…

Survival

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Lessons The Art of Leadership Translated By Thomas Cleary   58. Adaptation Zhantang said: (Excerpt)…

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  Eyeballs everywhere Population told to fear Freedom rapidly disappears Phones are tapped Internet hacked  Life totally tracked   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019  …

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  Human trafficking Worldwide Heartless crime rings Panama is the way Darien Jungle Highway Making trek to USA   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019  …

Hindu Land

  History of spirituality Brainwashed Into Hyper nationalistic tendencies Create fear Who belongs here? Undesirables told to disappear Elites control dialogue Peasants follow like puppy dogs…

Perspective From Afar

Shut up! Do not talk about my country when you do not live here. These are just a couple of statements often said by a citizen of…

Boiling Over

  of course folks upset most  just wake-up brush teeth shower work sleep same same across each sea perpetual motion little time for cup of tea…

Small Business Wisdom # 2

  Toot Toot the horn Salesmanship not to be scorned Widgets must be sold Remember Every no One step closer to pot of gold   Copyright©…

Small Business Wisdom #1

  Customers are gold Market or nothing sold Balance Sheet is bible Innovate Do not copy rivals Stay liquid for survival   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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Golf course corner deals So many in power steal Suitcases of cash Wire funds no questions asked Retire Dubai and laugh Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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Elite make the rules Peasants follow just like mules Feed me leftovers Send young men to be soldiers Bow down to the pawnbroker   Copyright© Edge…

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Obedient Believers Eagerly Listen To Slippery Man Preach Mumbo Jumbo   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please…

It Has Begun

Earth melts Environmentalists Shout Shout Shout Climate change Deniers On Knees Beg for help Rising tides Billions Scramble to survive One way ticket New life on…

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  Men work the mines Receive little for their labor Hidden misery Advertising Sells the dream Exploitation marches on   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

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Throw out Nuclear deal limit Iran Plays Hardball Trump Pushed Supreme Leader Against wall Economy Free fall * Will Little Kim begin feeling abandoned? Fire off…

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The Missis  Said: “Have a look Walmart NEW Self-serve Cashier stations Put shoppers to work” Soooooooooooooooo I push my personal wire cart To the end of…

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Trump Administration New Great Deal Squash Palestinians With Gigantic Heel * Gulf State leaders Suck Trump’s & Bibi’s Toes Sprinkle baksheesh Who is the leech? After…

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Trump Offers Little Kim FREE Publicity Toss Brutality Into Kimchi Meanwhile Population Scavenge For Grass to eat   If you have found this poem informative, please…

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  Make Hong Kong Dollar No time wasters or sleepers Proud Smart Work harder Eat & drink Shop Bet on winners Youth want changes from leaders…

Long Reach Of The Net

Information today is very powerful and spreads like wildfire. Because of the internet (social media), portable devices, and the twenty four hour news cycle, information whether…

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Artificial intelligence Automation Nothing Can Stop Rapid Apocalyptic Job Elimination Tax revenue Collapse Cities Counties States Federal government No longer can afford to pay pensions  …

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President Xi Cannot Contain His Glee Maybe Trump Forget Me USA Again Entering Middle East Mind Fuck Zone No Biggie Only $220 million dollar drone Persians…

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Empty store Owner Closed Locked Front door Slowly drove away Why start over? Everyone shops online anyway   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

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America again pokes nose in sand MBS & Bibi Have plans! Trump is their man Preaching Nuke deal a sham Nothing Learned From Iraq & Afghanistan…

Making A Mark

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   For a long time, many wealthy people have desired to have their name attached to a university campus, a…

Searching For Bicycles In Beijing

  Photographer and Visual Artist Zhao Xiaomeng is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Bicycles in Beijing Now’.  To see…

Gold And The U.S. Dollar

Over the last decade and more, gold bugs insisted that gold was going to shoot up to stratospheric heights.  The constant hype that every person needed…

Globalization Class Warfare

The world economy is rapidly becoming much more high tech and commercialized. An enormous amount of people have been lifted out of poverty and are experiencing…

Depicting Environmental Issues

  Visual Artist and Photojournalist Shanna Merola is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this photo essay.  From the project ‘Another Country’.  To see  Shanna’s…

Bulldozing Nature’s Rhythm

  Photographer Yurian Quintanas Nobel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The End Of The Days’.  To see…

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Peasants Congregate On the street Submissively Waiting Holding bowls While Privileged Donate Soup of the day  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The…

Regaining Control Of My Life

  Photographic Artist  Daniel Keys is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘145 Nights’.  To see Daniel’s body of…

Rural Life, Food & Land

  Photographer Madeline Cottingham is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Yelling From The Lower Field’.  To see Madeline’s…

End-of-Life Care & Culture | China

  Documentary Photographer Jiwei Han is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor this social documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Hugging Death’.  To see Jiwei’s body…

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rats scatter up down coconut tree confused used no serenity animosity festers engulfed by fraudulent broadcasters camouflaged decay 1% dictates the plays listen to what they…

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Sprinkle gold and silver Consumer nation Chasing wealth is motivation People form a line Xi Jinping Communist Party Control all minds   See also: Global Economy…