Category: Politics & Government

quiet revolution

Quiet Revolution From The Least Expected

  When Hillary wins in November, she’ll carry enough Democrats with her to capture the Senate and reduce the Republican majority in the House better enabling the passage of progressive legislation. She’ll continue the job of fundamentally transforming the country that President Obama started, cementing judicial backing in the Supreme...

crime

Crime Is Where Sanders and Clinton Are Most Linked

  Hillary Clinton is criticized for her husband’s passing of criminal justice bills that would disproportionately affect minorities. While I think this is a bit rooted in sexism as she is not her husband who has since apologized, it’s a fair criticism because part of her platform is expanding upon...

20th century solutions

20th Century Solutions To 21st Century Problems

  The 21st century, not surprisingly, is unlike the 20th century regarding the scope and magnitude of the nation’s problems. The candidacies of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders provide 20th century solutions to these 21st century problems.   21st Century Problems Globalization has driven a wedge between the corporate class...

republican party

Republican Party Mouthpieces Did This To Themselves

  National Review, the leading publication of conservative thought, has published a full throated rejection of Donald Trump. Unfortunately, they are the people (along with others) that created the mess the Republican Party is currently in.   The Republican Party Did This To Themselves They fostered the Tea Party, now...

North Korea

North Korea Getting 2016 Started Off With A Bang

  North Korea says it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. State media reported the nuclear test, its fourth. The announcement followed reports of a 5.1-magnitude earthquake in the isolated country. Because it’s North Korea, the U.N. Security Council and countries in region are to hold emergency meetings.   North...