Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The Tears of Fallujah

“If recent history has taught us anything, it's that the wounds of Fallujah, and those of Iraq’s Sunni in general, must be treated in short order or the conflict will simmer to explosion once again.”

Cruz Strike Out Displaces Trump and Clinton as Our Most Hated Politician

Is Cruz the moral hero, defender of his family honor, plus brilliant electoral tactician primed to pick up the GOP fragments after Trump is squashed? Or a foolhardy buffoon hoisted on his own smug righteousness? For months, Cruz’ unfavorables seriously lagged Trump’s and Hillary’s, curious after his self-soiling, miserable failures against a master of mud-slinging and calumny. Not anymore.

Virginia Governor Bypasses Court Ruling to Help 200,000 Ex-Felons Vote

Virginia Governor restores the voting rights of thousands of ex-offenders so they can vote come November.

Understanding Trump

Be prepared. You have to understand Trump to stand calmly up to him and those running with him all over the country.

Ivory Kingpin Jailed for 20 Years

The conviction and sentencing of ivory kingpin sends a message to poachers and traffickers harming animals, humans and the environment.

New Leaked Documents Reveal DNC’s Plot to Destroy Bernie Sanders’ Campaign

From creating talking points for the Clinton campaign, to helping create attack strategies against Sanders' campaign, new emails show the DNC's extreme bias from the very beginning.

Cornel West and Jill Stein’s Campaign Against Clinton and Trump

Between these two progressives, support for Clinton's identity politics could seriously waver as they mount a more effective progressive attack against her corrupt influence.

What’s on Display in Cleveland? The Republican Id

The triumph of Trump has demonstrated the cost of the devil’s bargain that party elites — and the media — have accepted over the years.

Clinton Must Go Bold – and Go Left – For VP

Hillary Clinton needs to show voters that she can make bold choices. She must embrace the populist moment and the electorate’s yearning for change if she is to fend off Trump’s insurgent challenge.

GOP Holds Convention In Ground Zero For Voting Rights, As Party Calls For More...

The controversial voting restrictions could decide this November's election.