The Lessons

This article is essentially Part II of yesterday’s article entitled, The Act. If you haven’t already, I strongly suggest you read that first.
To a degree this is an open letter to President Joe Biden and Senator Joe Manchin. For the most part they like to portray themselves as regular Joes, no pun or insult intended. I really think both are good men at their core. I just believe they have been a bit too kind or naïve. Last week they got “schooled”.

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The Act

Most often the subject of my Sunday article is what I deem to be the most important political story of the week just ended. This week, while not discounting its importance, the subject is the most disgusting occurrence of last week. Continue reading The Act

The Threat Is Still Present

The other day I ran into a friend and frequent reader. We hadn’t seen each other in about a year and did a bit of catching up. I confided in him that I was surprised I was still writing about Trump as much as I am. I said, “He just won’t go away.” (The quote might be a bit inaccurate – missing an adjective or two better left out of this article.) Trump is but the American manifestation of the disease which is alive, well and global. Here are a few tidbits in support of my argument.

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Follow The Money (Your Money As It Leaves You)

This is an article you may want to show your Republican neighbors. Moral arguments usually don’t do well with them. If, after Trump, they are still Republicans they are probably amoral at best. Today’s argument is financial and they understand money – however not as well as they think they do. Continue reading Follow The Money (Your Money As It Leaves You)

Two Brands; Both Dangerous

There are two far right political brands in America today. They are both dangerous to American democracy. Think this is all hyperbole; read on. Continue reading Two Brands; Both Dangerous