He's like a bad magician. We are all on to his tricks. They are obvious and poorly executed. Why bother participating?
THE ROLE OF STREET ACTIVISM IN TRUMPLANDIA
Despite their propaganda, Trump and his billionaire elite find us revolting. Let's show them just how "revolting" we can be!
Our latest fracas over Russian hacking and what our intelligence agencies know about it is symptomatic of the incompatibility between democracy and a national security/national intelligence state.
Now, with President Trump as the role model, there's no reason to think that his success will be interpreted as anything less than an invitation for the Monstrous Deplorables to act on their hatred.
Look, if the Democratic Party wants to be competitive, they cannot rely on the idiot vote. So what Democrats need to do is figure out a way to move people from the idiot category to the informed category.
Over time, if not diligently confronted, the lie becomes accepted history. We cannot afford to let this particular lie become entrenched in our mainstream consciousness.
HOW OBJECTIFYING DISCOURSE LEADS TO SEXUAL ASSAULT If the Locker Room Talk Scandal has done nothing else, it has put a spotlight on the way men talk when they don't believe they are being heard and how what might be private words can translate into public actions. It's also forced men, honest men at least,... Continue Reading →
THE 2016 PRIMARY IS BRINGING THE INTERNAL TENSIONS OF BOTH PARTIES INTO THE PUBLIC ARENA ...and this is a good thing! The 2016 Primary Season is the most transformative and definitive primary in almost half a century. This is true for both parties as they struggle with their own, unique existential crises inherent in their... Continue Reading →
THEY BOTH CALL IT AS THEY SEE IT I've spoken with, argued with and eavesdropped on quite a few Trump supporters. I've had more than a few of my college students express their admiration for The Donald during class discussions. I must admit to a certain nausea whenever I hear such devotion given to an... Continue Reading →