…here we have what is quite possibly the most surreal paradox of the entire Trump phenomenon. Trump’s very incompetence may actually serve as part of the filter that hides his incompetence…It’s as if he excretes his own bulletproof exoskeleton.Read More Trump 2020!
With the release of the Trump budget and the expressed goals of the Administration, it should now be clear to all that my attempt to debunk the Small Government Conservative Myth is accurate.Read More The Myth of Small Government Conservatism
All over the country, we see monuments to those who, under any other conceivable context would be defined as traitors, criminals or, in our modern parlance, terrorists.Read More What Was the Deadliest Terrorist Group the U.S. Ever Faced?
THE LATEST: LECTURE 9 — THE POSTMODERNISMRead More Lecture 9: Postmodernism
By cashing that Wall Street check, Obama is confirming that the Democratic Party remains a lap dog to corporate interests.Read More Obama Cashes In
Republicans have accomplished something in health care. They’ve made Obamacare more popular than ever!Read More A Replacement for Obamacare will look a lot like Obamacare
The best that can be said is that the Administration’s stunning incompetence is interfering with his ability to put his awful platform into effect.Read More Ezra Klein on Trump’s First Hundred Days
HAS ANY NATION DISRUPTED MORE ELECTIONS THAN THE UNITED STATES As an American, I must admit that I have a visceral anger and embarrassment when I examine the growing evidence of Russian interference in the US election in favor of a carnival barker with no right to be anywhere near the White House, let alone […]Read More A Taste of Our Own Medicine
I don’t want Democrats to embrace Republican cynicism. But they have to be strategic. Allowing the Trump/McConnell/Ryan Junta to fill Scalia’s seat is a really bad precedent.Read More Scalia’s Seat Must Remain Unfilled!