Posts Categorized: Politics

Reagan’s Neshoba County Fair “States’ Rights” Speech Was No Dog Whistle

People who don’t pay very close attention to politics are shocked that racists and Nazis are comfortable as members of the Republican party. They shouldn’t be, just look at the Republican party’s recent history. On August 3, 1980, Republican presidential candidate Ronald Reagan gave his now-infamous states’ rights speech at the Neshoba County Fair near… Read more »

Life After Charlottesville

You can see me in some of the videos of the Charlottesville terrorist attack that left Heather Heyer did and many more injured. I’m wearing the green shirt with the red back pack. Since Saturday I’ve struggled to stay focused and I’m always on alert. On Tuesday, I was walking from my office to my… Read more »

Trump Bans Transgender People From Military

On Twitter today, Donald Trump announced a new policy which bans transgender people from the military. Here’s what it looked like this morning. I’m assuming there are transgender people in the military now, yet Trump doesn’t specify what happens to them. Do they just get to leave? Do they have to leave the military? This… Read more »

Donald Trump Under Indictment

Late Saturday night, Claude Tayler and Louise Mensch have dropped a bombshell story that Donald Trump is under indictment. Taylor, a longtime political operator, and Mensch, a former British conservative member of parliament and now investigative journalist, teamed up to write what can only be described as a shocker. The story is only two paragraphs… Read more »

Must See Dutch Documentary Outlining Trump’s Ties to Russian Mafia

A Dutch TV show called Zembla has just published a scathing documentary outlining the many connections between Donald Trump and his numerous connections to Russian mafia. While the documentary at times poses more questions than it answers, it’s a fascinating look at the shadowy Trump business deals. Back in the 1990s, Trump filed for bankruptcy… Read more »

Democrats Who Voted For Gorsuch

Three Democrats voted for Gorsuch to be a Supreme Court Justice, rewarding the Republican party’s successful theft of a Supreme Court seat. Joe Manchin of West Virginia. He’s up for reelection next year. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota. She’s up for reelection next year. Joe Donnelly of Indiana. He’s up for reelection next year. If… Read more »

Sorry Fellow Sanders Folks, You All Got Played

This has been pretty apparent for months now, but the information is trickling out. Sanders primary voters got played by Russian propagandists. The Huffington Post has the latest installment in this story “The Bernie Sanders Campaign Faced A Fake News Tsunami. Where Did It Come From?” The HuffPo story details how a network of fake… Read more »

Trump Screws up and Subjects Steve Bannon for Senate Confirmation

Donald Trump messed up. By appointing his close advisor Steve Bannon to the National Security Council, he’s opened the door for Senate Democrats to tear him to shreds in a confirmation hearing. While everyone was freaking about Trump’s Muslim ban, he quietly removed the director of national intelligence and the chairman of the joint chiefs… Read more »