Tagged: Donald Trump

white supremacists

White Supremacists Have Found Their Candidate

  “I don’t agree with everything he says, he speaks a little more, actually he speaks a little more, a lot more radically than I talk. And I think that’s a positive and negative.” – David Duke on Donald Trump   White supremacists, among them David Duke, one time Ku...

putin

Putin Is A Trump Guy And Vice Versa

  Donald Trump has said it’s a “great honor” that Russia’s Vladimir Putin called him “talented,” and is defending the Russian strongman over his record of murdering journalists. While Trump has indicated that he wants Russia to fight ISIS, he must think it impossible to voice opposition to a no-fly...

hit Ted Cruz

How Trump Can Hit Ted Cruz From The Right

  The GOP debate tomorrow is must see TV with the emerging battle between the two frontrunners. I believe Trump can hit Ted Cruz from the right, but let’s set the scene first. Alexis Levinson: Donald Trump appears to be itching for a fight with Ted Cruz, after the New...

two rights

In The West, We Get One Wrong From Two Rights

  There is a chasm within conservatism that has resulted in two rights in America. The people currently enthralled by labeling and outright banning Muslims is one of them. The other, in this liberal progressive’s eyes, preaches a combination of infallible free markets, vague notions of “individual responsibility“, and selectively...

Republican voters

Only Republican Voters Can Expel Donald Trump

  George Will, like Trump, Henry Wallace and Strom Thurmond supposedly “tapped into” things. In 1948, Wallace, FDR’s former vice president, ran as a third-party candidate opposing Harry Truman’s re-election. His campaign became a vehicle for, among others, Communists and those opposed to Truman’s anti-Soviet foreign policy. Truman persevered, leaders...

interview

My Interview With Donald Trump

I recently got a chance to ask a question on entitlements to GOP frontrunner Donald Trump, one of many issues that he has yet to explain his position on with any depth at our alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania.   Me: Thank you for sitting down with me  ...

St. Paul's

KTB Political Roundtable: St. Paul’s and Trump

This week’s KTB Political Roundtable discusses the prep school rape trial verdict and of course, everyone’s guy Donald Trump. We sneak some Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren in as well.     St. Paul’s Former St. Paul’s School student Owen Labrie was acquitted of raping a 15-year-old girl in a...

occupy

How Trump Points The Tea Party Towards Occupy

  Back in 2011, Donald Trump wanted President Obama to put a stop to the Occupy Wall Street protests.   This is class warfare, and this is probably the only way that he thinks he can get elected because he’s done a lousy job as president.”   Since then, he...

white

When White People Weren’t White

  America would be a grand land if only every Irishman would kill a Negro, and then be hanged for it. I find this sentiment generally approved. – William Freeman (1881) The largest mass lynching in U.S. history took place in New Orleans in 1891 — and it wasn’t African-Americans...