GUSANOS DE SEDA 26 de julio del 2020 [FERNANDO J. MILAMNES,MD]

GUSANOS DE SEDA                          26 de julio del 2020 El primer discurso donde Fidel Castro menciona la palabra “gusano” corresponde al del día 2 de enero de 1961. Allí la repite nada menos que 23 veces. Su estrategia para entronizarla se hace evidente. Empeñado en representar el papel de David frente al Goliath norteamericano Castro debe […]

MAD AS HELL                                            7/3/2020 [FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD]

MAD AS HELL                                            7/3/2020 So, I want you to get up now. I want all of you to get up out of your chairs. I want you to get up right now and go to the window. Open it, and stick your head out, and yell: I’M AS MAD AS HELL, AND I’M NOT GOING TO […]

GIVING DREAMER’S FALSE HOPE 6/22/2020 [FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD]

GIVING DREAMER’S FALSE HOPE 6/22/2020 How unexpected, sad to say. In the middle of the pandemic and street demonstrations across the country calling for racial justice, the U.S. Supreme Court goes and rights a wrong against immigrants by blocking the president’s decision to eliminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals — DACA. This deeply divided […]

FROM AMERICAN DREAM TO ANARCHY [FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD]

FROM AMERICAN DREAM TO ANARCHY 6/12/2020 Banned! In 1776 the Declaration of Independence was written as a basis for what was destined to become a new form of democracy, a Constitutional Republic.     Freedom, a Constitution with its Bill of Rights, and a unique federalism to even all States followed, and an exceptional ideology turned into […]

TO HONOR THE FALLEN                                 5/24/2020 FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD

TO HONOR THE FALLEN                                 5/24/2020 In the twenty years that I had the privilege to serve Veterans, I can attest on the quality of people that composes our Armed Services.    Even while suffering permanent physical and/or mental impairments, they never backed down from their sense of duty and patriotic ideals. In these times of a youth contaminated […]

VOYAGE OF THE DAMMED                                 5/24/2020 FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD

VOYAGE OF THE DAMMED                                 5/24/2020 The 1976 movie “Voyage of the dammed” related a shameful event that happened 81 years ago.    The importance to this day of this poignant story is very well described in one critique of the movie made at that time.    “if the world is truly so concerned about the plight of […]

LET THEM EAT ICE CREAM                    4/23/2020 FERNANDO J. MILANES, MD

LET THEM EAT ICE CREAM                    4/23/2020 “It started when Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared this week by video on CBS’ “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”   The California Democrat, opting for what appears to be two refrigerators as a backdrop, revealed a freezer drawer full of ice cream to the British television host.    I like it better […]