More Trump Cruelty: Denying Basic Rights at the Border

As is his tendency, Trump has decided that his approach to immigration could be even crueler than it already was. This speaks to this incredible immaturity; after all, a lot of middle schoolers also believe that the only way to … Continue reading

Wishing Journalists Would Just Do Their Job

It’s high past time that journalists start doing their jobs, and only their jobs, and do them with an eye n informing the public of the facts. I listened to about 85-90 percent of the Mueller hearings Wednesday and what … Continue reading

The Trump Cruelty Continues; This Time, It’s SNAP Cuts

The abject cruelty of the Trump regime continues unabated. In their latest move today, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) has come up with a change to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)(Food Stamps) that could end up throwing more than … Continue reading

Limbaugh Finally Admits What We Knew: GOP is No Longer “Fiscally Responsible”

Once again, while the Republican Party likes to position itself as “the party of fiscal responsibility,” that slogan is a huge red herring; a phony designation that has n basis in reality. This talking point has been around for almost … Continue reading

An Open Letter to the GOP “Base”

I doubt if I will ever understand why so many people in red states continue to vote Republican, and do so habitually. Why do none of them take the time to realize that the Republican leadership is playing them for … Continue reading

Trump’s Asylum Law is Stupid and Cruel – And That’s the Point

It is clear that Donald Trump lacks the maturity and the understanding of his job to be able to do it properly. His image of the presidency has nothing to do with public service. Instead, he envisions himself as America’s … Continue reading

Progressives Need to Stop Dismissing People of Color

My man interest with this blog is to move the progressive movement forward. That doesn’t mean we all have to agree on everything, it just means we have to all agree that society has to move us in a good … Continue reading

No One is Perfect, But Especially Bernie Stans

No candidate has ever been perfect. I mean, none. That includes FDR, whose campaign in 1932 wasn’t as “progressive” as the current far left would have you believe. Even after he was elected, FDR was very fiscally conservative, which is … Continue reading

We Have to Forget “Normal” for 2020

If you’re a political junkie and you haven’t figured out that “normal” is over by now, I feel sorry for you. In the wake of the first Democratic “debates,” I’m seeing all sorts of comments like, “I can’t wait until … Continue reading

The Myth of the Great Trump Economy

Both the pro-trump and anti-Trump sides of the aisle keep telling us the economy is in remarkable shape. The Trumpers brag about it because they think it will help him gain a second term, while the anti-Trumpers worry that this … Continue reading