Author: Kwaisi France

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Warren G. Harding: 29th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) By 1920, Americans were tired of wars abroad and progressive programs at home. The “high-minded” rhetoric had lost its...

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Thomas Woodrow Wilson: 28th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) The election of 1912 may have been the greatest election we’ve ever had. William Howard Taft was the sitting...

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Old Navy’s Latest Ad and Positive Response Rep 2016

America’s demographics are changing, and marketers are taking note by increasingly portraying diverse families in their ads. Some people are not too happy about this and let Old Navy know when they tweeted an image of an interracial family wearing its clothes. The unleashing of negative comments from some people...

The Republican frontrunner needed a political party that matched his platform.

Big Political Parties Are A Strong American Necessity

A political party is a group of voters organized to support certain public policies. The aim of political parties is to elect officials who will try to carry out the party’s policies. Political parties offer candidates for public office. In the United States, we have two parties with federal representation...

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Doin’ It With Kwaisi France: Alexander Walden Pt. 4

Part 4 of my sitdown with artist, activist and Bernie Sanders supporter Alex Walden talking politics and the system within the Democratic Primary. Part 3 is here. Alexander Walden Part 4 of our conversation deals with the very nature of our system. These are things that I touch on in...

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Doin’ It With Kwaisi France: Alex Walden Pt. 3

Part 3 of my sitdown with artist, activist and Bernie Sanders supporter Alex Walden talking politics and the system within the Democratic Primary. Part 2 is here. Alex Walden Part 3 of our conversation delves into the role the media plays in shaping our opinions. We talk about the influence of...

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Doin’ It With Kwaisi France: Alex Walden Pt. 2

Part 2 of my sitdown with artist, activist and Bernie Sanders supporter Alex Walden talking politics and the system within the Democratic Primary. Part 1 is here. Alex Walden Alex and I talk about the idea of humanism and how, in his opinion, it elevates Bernie over Hillary as far...

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Trump Doctrine Exudes Trumpism Abroad

  Andrew McCarthy details how the Trump Doctrine and his promise to bring coherence to American foreign policy, like his promises to Trump University students, is just more of the same emptiness. Given his past and oft-changing positions on Libya, Iraq and Syria, Trump doesn’t know what Trump believes. Trump...

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Doin It With Kwaisi France: Alex Walden Pt. 1

Part 1 of my sitdown with artist, activist and Bernie Sanders supporter Alex Walden talking politics and the system within the Democratic Primary. From Oakland to Brooklyn, we’re Killing The Breeze. Alex Walden Alex is an intelligent, passionate and committed activist who has dedicated his life to art, children and politics...

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Delegates and Spending Douse The Bern

Hillary Clinton’s win in her home state of New York over Bernie Sanders means the path to the nomination for Senator Sanders is all but blocked. The math is unforgiving, but the finances are what is devastating. Delegates There are 4763 total delegates in the Democratic primary. 4051 are pledged...