Politics

  • Special Prosecutor Needs to Investigate Congress on Pay to Play

    - Aug 23, 2016
    The rights’ attack on the Clinton Foundation has made the case that a special prosecutor needs to investigate Congress. For years, congressmen and senators have taken large contributions from corporations and special interest groups. In exchange, they have received access...
  • Who are the Center for Immigration Studies?

    - Aug 20, 2016
    The Center for Immigration Studies has come under scrutiny again after their name appeared in Donald Trump’s first general election campaign ad.  CIS bills itself as a mainstream “independent, non-partisan, non-profit research organization. In reality it is an anti-immigrant, white...
  • Who is the Healthiest Presidential Candidate?

    - Aug 17, 2016
    Questions have resurfaced on who is the healthiest presidential candidate. Carl Paladino questioned her mental health in an email to Buzzfeed. Paladino is the New York Co-Chair for the Trump campaign. Paladino joins Trump, his surrogates, and...
  • Radical Christian Terrorists

    - Aug 16, 2016
    Trump’s ever-changing immigration policy now focuses on countries supporting terrorism, but he has yet to name those countries. Several US journalists recently asked if Ireland would be included on the list. Since Trump and the Republicans have never recognized...
  • Carl Paladino Attacks Khan Family Again

    - Aug 16, 2016
    Trump’s New York State Co. Chair Carl Paladino continues to attack Khizr Khan. He is the father of U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, killed in Baquabah, Iraq on June 8th, 2004. As a suspicious car drove toward the front...
  • First Amendment Keeps Trump Out of Jail

    - Aug 15, 2016
    The 1st Amendment states that “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the...
  • America Has No Clothes

    - 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...
  • The Consequences of No Consequences

    - 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...
  • NC Voter Suppression Law Squashed

    - Aug 4, 2016
    When the Voting Rights Act was gutted in the Supreme Court, Justice Roberts spoke in favor of the changes. The provisions requiring pre-clearance for states with a record of discrimination were not needed anymore, he claimed. The institutional racism...
  • The Unavoidable and Intentional Inaccuracies of Polling

    - Aug 4, 2016
    The unavoidable and intentional inaccuracies of polling make results unreliable. Averaging many poll results leads to a more accurate estimate. Some of these inaccuracies are intentional, while others are the result of advancements in technology. The main stream media does a good job...