“We back the blue.” You constantly hear Republicans say that. Just how true is it? I’ll attempt to answer that below.
This action will come as no surprise to my regular readers. For only the 13th time, second for a Supreme Court Justice (Thurgood Marshall), tellthetruthonthem.com is enshrining a person in the Progressive Hall of Fame. That person is Ruth Bader Ginsberg. Let’s explore. Continue reading The Enshrinement Of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
One of my worst fears is that Donald Trump will incite a second Civil War before he is erased from the scene. That may seem extreme and I certainly hope it is, but the evidence of his attempting to do just that is mounting. Let’s explore. Continue reading A Call To Arms?
I’ll probably be viewed as a traitor by some, will disappoint many, anger a few and express the thoughts of the majority of Americans in the next few sentences. I’ll avoid predictions because I simply do not know where it will all end in the short run. In the long run many things will stay the same and at least one that got worse in the last few days will most likely be a new fixture, at least for the short term that is. Let’s explore. Continue reading A Whole Lotta Wrong
Today is one of those days that only political nerds like me circle on their calendars – the State of the Union address. In fact we have our own acronym for it: SOTU. Traditionally, early in the speech, the president will utter the phrase “The State of the Union is strong” (or some very slight derivation thereof) and the chamber will erupt in applause. Suppose that statement was untrue? Let’s explore. Continue reading The State Of The Union Is Frightening