It was a year ago that Millennial Democrats published our first piece, written in anguish after the senseless and cowardly murder of our sister, Heather Heyer, who was not even mentioned by the orange malignance in the White House, upon this solemn first anniversary of her passing. She deserved better. In August 2017, white supremacist demonstrators … Continue reading Charlottesville One Year Later- Heather Heyer, Rest In Peace.
In the wake of the tragic events of the week, it’s easy to forget that true patriotism is defined by love, something America could use a good stiff dose of. Love of the country, love of its people, love of its magnificent lands. The nihilistic savagery of the nameless thug who murdered the martyr Heather … Continue reading Soldiers of Misfortune- The Aftermath of Charlottesville
The perpetrators of this outrage need to leave America.
The long-awaited Office of the Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III‘s thorough and explosive Report on the Russian interference into our 2016 presidential election, and the obstruction of justice issues that arose during the subsequent investigations has raised like never before the question of whether or not to impeach Donald Trump for what clearly are … Continue reading Stay the Course, #StandWithOurSpeaker- On Impeachment and Other Issues.
The Austrian government has purged itself of would-be far-right Nazis, who were diligent enough to resign en masse. Every far-right Freedom Party minister in the Austrian government has resigned. Austria’s Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache was the first to go. He resigned on May 18 over a scandal he caused while colluding with Russia to subvert his … Continue reading Far-Right Resignations in Austria & Elsewhere- Rats Jump Off Putin’s Sinking Ship.
Former fixer to the illegitimate 45th president of America Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison this morning. He has now joined the ranks of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, other major figures in the Trump 2016 campaign who turned out to be felons. Cohen, to his credit, took full public accountability during his … Continue reading Cohen Sentenced, End In Sight For Trump Era. To You In The Alt-Right, Get Out In Time.
Despicable cowards tried to murder all our greatest Democratic leaders today. Having typed that sentence, I could finish the article here. Sometimes the facts argue themselves; that sentence and a headline tell you all you need to know about this whole situation, something the whole nation ought to be outraged about. Pipe bombs were sent … Continue reading Bombs Sent to Democratic Leaders- Fascism Rising in America.
Today is the Fourth of July, our second in the Trump era, and it’s worth taking a look at what that means. The Fourth is the day we celebrate both our first Continental Congress’s unanimous approval of the resolution for independence from Great Britain and their approval of the Declaration of Independence two days later on July 4, … Continue reading On Independence- The Fourth of July in the Trump Era.
Officials from the Trump administration have been snatching children from their parents upon their arrival at the border, hoping to create a deterrent to immigrant parents trying to enter the United States. Their concept is that fewer parents will ever try to enter the United States if they fear their children will be stolen from them. … Continue reading Human Rights Crisis on the Border- Children of Immigrants Warehoused.
A group of fanatical Bernie Sanders supporters went scrounging around the Internet recently, digging up old blog posts of a homophobic nature published many years ago by JoyAnn Reid, host of MSNBC’s popular morning talk show AM Joy. There are no doubt the content of the posts were wrong. Reid apologized for the unkind things she’d … Continue reading Racist Bernie Bros and Joy Reid- When Progressives Impede Progress.