Trump is well on his way to becoming today’s version of President Richard Nixon.
The irony is obvious - taking money from the taxpaying public to destroy a vital public institution that, unlike charter schools, must take all comers.
Fear always translates into anger which can translate into violence. Thus, it can never strike out, only ‘strike AT!’
Living the truth on a daily basis is a tough road. And it will never come without cost. But living in the comfort of delusion, rather than taking action, is the path of cowards.
The new Trump/Republican health care bill will see to it that many of the very foolish people who stood on the street corners, or carry his stickers on their cars and trucks, will one day be shocked when they or their relatives can no longer get into a nursing home via Medicaid.
What we’re left with, is an administration operating with the logic of a frat boy who’s just realized his one-night stand was, in fact, a life-changing event.
Since our “leaders” seem incapable, we will need to lead ourselves, it appears. This is our democracy and we want it back.
I just don't think he blessed that Monster Bomb or all the other WMDs that your tax money is paying for... instead of better roads, infrastructure, health care...
Help us impeach this Tweeting Nuclear Option—and for Trump the nuclear option is not REPEAT NOT a metaphor.
As a nation, as a people, Americans must come to grips with what is underway and decide what kind of country this is and what it is going to become before the dystopian tide overwhelms us.
We know the Democrats will trumpet a woman’s right to choose, and gay rights, and even a more liberal immigration policy. Yet, when it comes to the meat and potato issues there is little or no difference between the two parties.
Each renewable investment and green energy company initiative represents a milestone in the journey to a cleaner environment.
If it were better understood dying would no longer be dreaded as it so often is.
How many Amerikans, like the good Germans in 1940, cheered the carpet bombing of Iraq, and the subsequent invasion?
You need a lot of empathy and the capacity to nistel to address violence in this context meaningfully and effectively.
So why then does the American power elite hate Putin so? It can be dated back to the period of Boris Yeltsin.
If democracy isn’t participatory it isn’t decent democracy.
Donald Trump has formidable institutional power at his disposal and he and his officials will use it to inflict enormous damage on us and our world in the months ahead.
Without a doubt, the aristocracies of the U.S. and of all of its allied countries want this type of world government, even though it would hurt the publics everywhere.
Look how far we have actually fallen as a nation, as a culture for that matter.
There is something magical when two complete strangers look each other in the eye and actually communicate!
How far will Trump go in his ‘politically incorrect’ new form of ‘Americanism’?
Ironically, very ironically, Donald Trump may well be less of a war monger than Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton.