Interested in the intersections of various fields of study.
Degrees in music, after many thousands of gigs, have retired from the world of the wage-labor musician. Extensive living experience in working class communities in South East Asia. Live off the land and 'consult' on matters of personal expertise. Enjoy tinkering with ideas and the like.
Civilian authority of the military is a core principle of any democratic state, even one as compromised as the United States. The last thing we need is some of the sociopathic thugs in the leadership of the armed forces deciding they know what is best.