Tag Archives: Jews

My President Is Part Of The Global White Supremacy Problem

It is St. Patrick’s Day morning as I pen this; (a belated happy St. Patrick’s Day to all my readers of Irish ethnicity and the millions of other who celebrate the holiday!) I awoke to the news that the death toll from Friday’s massacre in New Zealand had hit 50. That tragedy is not in a vacuum and America’s President Trump has been gasoline on this ugly fire. Let’s explore. Continue reading My President Is Part Of The Global White Supremacy Problem

Some Of What I Missed

As I mentioned in yesterday’s article I was away for a week or so. A lot happened during that time period and I’d like to comment on some of it today. Let’s explore. Continue reading Some Of What I Missed

Electorally Powerful Victims

Like a lot of other liberals I spent a good part of 2017 reading books in an effort to understand how Trump won. Why would anyone from the Rust Belt or Appalachia vote for him when he was such an obvious fraud who was going to do nothing for the white workers who were left behind in this new industrial revolution? The answer is that Trump reinforced their belief that they were victims and he is trying to do it again. Let’s explore. Continue reading Electorally Powerful Victims

The Fear/Hate Of Different

Today’s is going to be a more reflective and abstract article than most. The other day I was reading about how Franklin Delano Roosevelt thought about how Abraham Lincoln would handle a situation when deciding what to do. I thought how strange considering the 70 odd years that separated their times in the White House. Then I remembered that Harry Truman is one of my political models. With the idea that the more things change, the more they stay the same in mind, let’s explore. Continue reading The Fear/Hate Of Different

Of Roars, Mice And Crazy Cats

Understanding what is going on today in American politics is a challenge to say the least. The inspiration for the title of today’s article comes from the 1955 British satirical novel, The Mouse That Roared, which became a subsequent play and motion picture. Let’s explore. Continue reading Of Roars, Mice And Crazy Cats