The genesis of the Trump agenda :
And where it came from:
Simply stated, Trump’s agenda is to undo everything that Obama did during his term in office, (and over 50 years of advancement…Continue
This post was inspired by AKA'S post "Not Blood and Soil"....
Social media is an interactive environment in which exhibitiinism and voyeurism are de rigueur.
It's the place where there is a marked deficiency of academic rigor, scholarly discipline, intellectual curiosity, and logic, so much so that it breeds and feeds upon itself...
It's the place where fact and fiction are confused and conflated into an alternate universe of unfounded, ungrounded, and unsubstantiated opinion.
It's where people who hide behind…
Trump wants to return our nuclear capacity to the level of the mid sixties. This is what the arguments about thermonuclear war looked and sounded like back then....
Trump has absolutely no historical perspective....He's clueless:…Continue
I’m sure you’ve heard the expression ‘everyone is entitled to their opinion.’ Perhaps you’ve even said it yourself, maybe to head off an argument or bring one to a close.
If I were to say that you are only entitled to that which you can argue for or are willing and able to defend, many of you would rise up against the assertion and accuse me of all manner of arrogance and condescension.
However, I'm of the belief that while we are entitled to our opinions, once we opt…
We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when…Continue
Being of sound mind and temperament, qualified , certified, properly credentialed, exeperienced, and competent are no longer sufficient as factors for determining who should be elected the highest office in the land.
Hillary Clinton lost the election to Donald Trump because she isn't as entertaining as he is. She didn't put on a good enough show.
They said the same thing when Adlai E. Stevenson lost to Dwight D Eisenhower in 1952.
It started with the advent of…
Coming up: The largest civil lawsuit involving gun violence ever litigated in the history of the United States of America.
If you don't believe me, just watch this…Continue
You may have heard some of this from other sources before, but it bears repeating and hearing again:
Any tax legislation should include an amendment that requires a presidential candidate to aurhorize the IRS to release her/his tax returns for the ten years preceding declaration of candidacy.
Such an amendment should also include a requirement that the President and all members of her/his immediate family authorize the IRS to release their tax…Continue
When performed by certain individuals you can hear the impassioned plea for redress of grievances, and the expression of love for a country that should perpetually strive to do better for all of it's citizens :
Or, you can hear the expression of the disappoimentt, anger, and hurt when the country seems to turn a blind eye and a deaf ear to the…Continue
Trump's 'alternative facts' re the response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico :
Carmen Yulín Cruz, Mayor of San Juan on the realities of the crisis:
Trump has begun to blame the…Continue
I posted this about six months,ago on March 13th:
Nothing can test governmental administrative competence like a weather related natural disaster.
If anyone here remembers how Bush handled Hurricane Catrina, watch, and compare, how Trump handles this.
If you live in or near the track or path of this potentially disastrous winter weather event, my advice is do what you can for yourself NOW to make sure that you can get through this and come out of it OK.…
Added by Ron Powell on September 29, 2017 at 3:00am — No Comments