• If Trump Losses, Election Will Be Rigged

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    Republicans in many states have made unfounded claims of voter fraud as an excuse to introduce voter ID laws. Courts in several states have ruled they are unconstitutional and aimed at suppressing the vote of minorities. Trump claims the rejection of...
  • Are Corporate Tax Rates too High in the United States?

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    Trump’s new tax plan focuses on slashing the corporate tax rate, and the already discredited theory of trickle down economics. It offers more huge tax cuts for the top 1%, and little for the other 99% unless you believe in the...
  • Ryan Lochte Found Guilty by American Media

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    The American media found Ryan Lochte and three other US swimmers guilty today, after a press conference by Brazilian police. I’m not sure if they were listening to the same press conference as I was. The Brazilian...
  • Obama Policies to Blame for Capt. Humayun Kahn’s Death

    by - Aug 7, 2016
    Trump Campaign National Spokesperson Katrina Pierson claimed Obama policies were to blame for Capt. Humayun Kahn’s Death. She told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that Capt. Kahn would still be alive today it it wasn’t for President Obama...
  • Pele Withdraws as Rio Olympic Woes Continue

    by - Aug 6, 2016
    Olympic woes continue as Pele withdraws from his role of lighting the cauldron at the opening ceremony in Rio, Brazil. Pele cited health problems, just hours before the start of the Olympics.  Preparation for these games has...
  • ANC Suffers First Major Losses in in South African Local Elections

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    The African National Congress (ANC) suffered major losses in South African elections, for the first time since Nelson Mandela was sworn in as President in 1994. The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) won local municipal elections in the city of Port Elizabeth. The...
  • The Effects of Rhetoric in a Divided Society

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    In our increasingly divided society, what are the effects of rhetoric from Black Lives Matter and the Extreme Right? Police shootings and the growing influence of Black Lives Matter have created this new issue for Americans. We...
  • America Has No Clothes

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    No matter what you think of Donald Trump, he has done the United States of America a great service by exposing it for what it is. We have created a culture of lies, hyperbole and hypocrisy...
  • Trump and Putin

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    There’s a lot more that we do not know about the relationship between Trump and Putin, than we do know. Based on a series of strange foreign policy stances, a string of lies and denials, and a series of...
  • The Consequences of No Consequences

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    President Obama has to accept at least some of the blame for the recent rise of populism. Populism and loss of faith in our political system are the consequences of no consequences.  The inequities of the...