Politics and History

An Important Difference Between Democrats and Republicans

The Democratic reaction to accusations against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo reveals an important difference between the two parties. Read the rest of this entry »

The Most Dangerous Man in America

TV personality Tucker Carlson’s admiration for Hungary’s Viktor Orbán demonstrates why Carlson is the most dangerous man in America. Read the rest of this entry »

It Is Time to Use the “F” Word

It is time to stop pretending: Donald Trump is a fascist and he heads a fascist movement that aspires to make him an autocratic leader. Read the rest of this entry »

Playing Politics with Children’s Lives

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis appears willing to sacrifice the health of Florida’s children in pursuit of his presidential ambitions. Read the rest of this entry »

Baby Steps

The Republican Party may be beginning to act like a normal political party. Could it be so? Read the rest of this entry »

Vaccine Mandates

Vaccine mandates may be the only way for the United States to end the coronavirus pandemic. Read the rest of this entry »

“No Man is an Island”

The vaccine-hesitant endanger everyone, not just themselves, by their selfishness. Read the rest of this entry »

Guns for Hire

South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem’s decision to accept private funding for the state’s National Guard sets a dangerous precedent. Read the rest of this entry »

Win More

Democratic strategy to overcome Republican voter suppression laws may rely, in the end, on out-organizing and beating their opponents at the polls. Read the rest of this entry »

Indefensible

Democrats opposing the elimination of the filibuster would allow a minority to overturn American democracy. Read the rest of this entry »