Politics and History

Constitutional Folderol

President Donald Trump and his supporters are advancing arguments in his defense that have no basis in law or the Constitution. Read the rest of this entry »

The Republican Dilemma

Republicans resort to evasion and deflection when trying to defend President Donald Trump in the ongoing impeachment inquiry. Read the rest of this entry »

Bottomless

President Donald Trump portrays himself as a victim as he continues to defy the Constitution with seemingly endless lawless acts. Read the rest of this entry »

The Smallness of It All

President Richard Nixon was a small man, as is President Donald Trump. In Nixon’s case, others did big things. Will anyone this time? Read the rest of this entry »

It Is All “Perfectly Clear”

President Donald Trump’s own words convict him of an impeachable offense. Congress needs nothing else. Read the rest of this entry »

Impeach Trump Now!

Congress is required by the Constitution to impeach President Donald Trump for breaking the law. Read the rest of this entry »

Trump’s Actions of “Urgent Concern”

President Donald Trump is apparently the subject of a whistleblower’s complaint of inappropriate behavior centering on communications with Ukraine. Read the rest of this entry »

Israel Does Not Care About Jews

The current Israeli government has become increasingly nationalist and unconcerned about the plight of Jews outside of Israel. Read the rest of this entry »

President-for-Life?

Does Donald Trump think he is the American equivalent of Chinese leader Xi Jinping: President-For-Life? Read the rest of this entry »

Who Is Conservative?

One of the legacies of Donald Trump’s presidency will be the destruction of traditional American conservatism. Read the rest of this entry »