Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans overwhelmed a small group of conservatives known as the Boston Free Speech Coalition today at the “free speech rally” they had planned for today, a week after the bedlam in Charlottesville claimed the life of young counterprotester Heather Heyer. This massive and nonviolent public rejection of white nationalism reverberated … Continue reading #RiseAndOrganize- Make Nazis Afraid Again
The Uranium One story is a prime example of fake news. It is a GOP talking point known to be false. That knowledge, however, is not very important to the Republicans, who have gone to great length to keep America talking about it this week. The opposition has spent an awful lot of money to kick … Continue reading A Case Study in Fake News- Uranium One, The Scandal That Wasn’t.
Discord between President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, his chief diplomat, is reportedly at an all-time high. It’s been spilling all over the public view in recent days. It was crowned with a NBC News report released Wednesday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Trump a “moron” in a Pentagon meeting. John Kelly, the … Continue reading Rex Tillerson- Icon of Lesser Evil.
The Syrian Civil War is winding down, and Bashar al-Assad is still running the show. Saudi Arabia may be the latest country to give up on regime change in Syria and fall in line with Russia’s plans for the region. The dropping of a weapon called the “Father of All Bombs” on ISIS leaders in Deir ez-Zor in … Continue reading The End of the Syrian Civil War- Russian Goals of Global Realignment.
In particularly disgusting and cavalier fashion, the White House released a statement hinting that the administration will be looking to downsize Trump’s meeting with the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HCBUs). It gets harder for Americans to stomach by the day. People are starving for normal and strong. Donald Trump and historically black colleges are not a match made … Continue reading Acknowledge Black College! Trump Downsizes HCBU Conference
The Washington Post published an op-ed piece today, asking this question- How unstable and divorced from reality is President Trump? It seems natural to wonder, especially after Tuesday’s ranting rally. America has the right and the need to know. It’s true that Fox News did a counterpiece, giving the opinion that the president is “stone … Continue reading No Wall, No Government, and a Presidential Tantrum.
Many have suspected Tuesday’s rally was meant to obfuscate fresh Russia data, which came out right on schedule Wednesday. Special Investigator Robert Mueller announced that Congressional investigators have dug up a highly damaging email from during the election, from a top Trump aide, Rick Dearborn, who is now Trump’s deputy chief of staff. It … Continue reading Privacy with Putin- Secret Meetings and Hidden Agendas
Trump’s rambling rant last night in Arizona was a continuing sign of his degradation as a leader. It provided many examples of the threat that he still poses. It is clear he will continue to stoke racial division, for what appears to be a deeply cynical purpose .Former chief strategist Steve Bannon suggested evilly that the administration … Continue reading Decay and Discipline- Pentagon Stomping Trump
On Tuesday, against the wishes of mayor Greg Stanton, Donald Trump arrived in Arizona. He stopped by the border town of Yuma, hoping to re-energize momentum for his long-cherished dream of a border wall. Later the president heads to Phoenix on Tuesday to preach national unity at a campaign-style rally,. He hopes to stir the enthusiasm of core supporters … Continue reading Toxic Trump- Hell Comes To Phoenix
The White House had no one to send to Sunday’s morning news show lineups. Not a living soul was to be found. The people working for the president are not in an enviable position. If they speak out on what’s right, they get fired by Trump. He seems to take a stand against anything that is … Continue reading Comebacks and Cancellations- While Trump Flounders, Democrats Plan.