On The Trump Presidency

This is long but it is important. This is where I stand. I feel that our 45th President, his Cabinet and administration, and the majority of Republicans in Congress are a real and active threat to me, my way of life, and all the people I love. Some people are saying that we should give […]

Eighty Incorrect things President Trump has said in his first 4 weeks as president

Last updated: Feb. 17, 2017 80. Feb. 16, 2017 — White House press conference The claim: “I guess it was the biggest electoral college win since Ronald Reagan.” In fact: George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama all earned bigger margins in the electoral college than Trump did. 79. Feb. 16, 2017 — White […]

Trump’s First Presidential Conference

  That press conference with President Trump was fascinating. I know everybody else will be going how horrible it was but that’s mostly reflexive. He was himself but very candid, open to any questions, seemed like he was having a good time. Yes he was boisterous and defensive as usual,..it was long, informative, and a […]

Why Richard Rorty’s critique of the left is as relevant as ever

The combination of hope and economic populism is what will get us through this. Currently, the rich, on the left and right, will try to maintain the status quo by using identity politics to inflame and keep us restless and distracted. This will do nothing for the economic disparity to come. (Vox)

Trump Banned Refugees From Mainly Countries We’ve Bombed

Refugees from 7 Muslim countries will be barred & a religious test will be given to those seeking asylum “with Christians granted priority.” That the President of the United States would order on Holocaust Memorial Day the banning of a people due to their religion is reprehensible