Douglas R. Satterfield

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Fat Liberation: an Ideology of Personal Destruction

By | September 21, 2023

[September 21, 2023]  Action without consequences.  “No consequences” is at the heart of the fat liberation movement in America.  Zyanha Bryant, a morbidly obese woman community organizer and BLM activist is now the face of fat liberation.  As I understand it, she wants to remove the stigma associated with being fat. “So when I think about what fat… Read More »

China is Doomed to Fail

By | September 19, 2023

[September 19, 2023]  China is doomed.  There is hardly a better word for it, and now the world knows it.  The Chinese Communist economic model, highly touted by Western sycophants, is unsustainable.  But just a few years ago, we were told China would overtake the United States and crush us economically.  That was a lie and always has… Read More »

The Trans Medical Scandal Gets Uglier

By | September 18, 2023

[September 18, 2023]  It is difficult to write about the corrupt “trans” medical scandal because so many Americans are oblivious to its negative impact on all of us.  Corruption in medical institutions is rare, but the destruction it is causing today is real, widespread, and unforgivable. Most of us have heard of the Tuskegee syphilis study experiments, chemical… Read More »

Old Fashioned Resilience

By | September 16, 2023

[September 16, 2023]  Picture, just for the moment, the legendary Marine or Army Drill Sergeant screaming into the face of a young recruit.  The purpose has always been to “toughen ‘em up” and to “get their full undivided attention.”  And, of course, that is precisely what it did; it made them more resilient against stress (mentally stronger) and… Read More »

A Lack of Humility Destroys

By | September 13, 2023

[September 13, 2023]  Rachel Zegler, the actress who plays Snow White in an upcoming Disney movie, is destroying herself and this movie’s prospects with her lack of humility.  Zegler is an example of where Woke ideology meets reality.  After facing a growing backlash against her and the movie for her ignorant, insulting, and abusive comments, she predictably claims… Read More »

Don’t Walk by a Mistake

By | September 12, 2023

[September 12, 2023]  There’s an old saying in the U.S. military, “Don’t walk by a mistake.”   The reason is that a leader who ignores a mistake lowers their standards and says it is acceptable not to follow military policies, guidance, or basic rules and procedures.  This is, they note, the first step toward an undisciplined and useless military… Read More »

Remember 9/11: We Stand for Freedom

By | September 11, 2023

[September 11, 2023]  Ten years ago, USAF Colonel Scott DeThomas, 6th Air Mobility Wing, gave a 9/11 speech that took the nation by storm.  His comments went viral and can still be appreciated today.  Here is what he said that day.  Always, Always remember 9/11. Good morning ladies and gentlemen, and veterans from across the area. Webster’s dictionary… Read More »