Tomorrow is IT: One Last Question for Trump Voters: Why?

Okay, this is the last column before Election Day, and I have to ask this one more time: if you’re voting for Donald Trump, why? What possible reason can you provide for that decision? I’ve heard them all, ya know, … Continue reading

Three Days Left: No, the Two Parties are NOT the Same

Not long after I posted yesterday’s column, I received an admonition from someone I can only call a “Unicorn Progressive,’ taking me to task because I “blamed” Republicans for the current state of government we are facing in this election. … Continue reading

10 to Go: After the Nightmare…

If you’re not sick of this shit, I wonder where you’re living. Politics in the United States of America has become a joke, and it’s not entirely about Donald Trump. While he is absolutely the worst President we have ever … Continue reading

Two Weeks to Go: Get Excited, Not Complacent

Look, this is an exciting time to be alive, in a way. It’s one of the worst years I can remember, but dammit, in just two weeks, we can end the year with a huge win. We can save democracy … Continue reading

21 to Go: Competence, Not Miracles…

I know there are a lot of “progressives” out there who want their vote to go to perfection. They want to elect people who will give them free healthcare, free college and free money for all of the poor. They … Continue reading

22 Days to Go: How White Liberals Move Forward

There is one thing we must remember, if we are to go forward as progressives and liberals. You see, getting rid of Donald Trump and the current incarnation of the GOP is just the first step in our political evolution … Continue reading

92 Days to Go: Might There Be a Positive Way to See Trump?

I know many people will hate the title of this column because they can’t think of anything positive about the fact that Donald Trump was elected President. I understand that, and ask you to bare with me as I explain … Continue reading

Screaming is NOT a Political Strategy – Stick to Sanity

I want to ask a very simple question to start this exercise… If you think tearing down the other candidates on your side is a winning strategy, I’d like you to show me that’s true. I’m serious; when was the … Continue reading

Beating Trump Should Be Easy

It is definitely silly season when it comes to politics. I’m actually tired to hearing that Democrats will have a difficult time beating Trump later this year. This is being told to me by people who claim to be political … Continue reading

Fact-Checking the State of the Union, Part I

If there is one thing you can count in when Donald Trump gives a speech, it is that said speech will be chock full of bullshit. He can’t help it. Ask anyone; it’s clear that Trump is incapable of simply … Continue reading