The Law and Trump’s Wall

President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency will not be approved by the courts, and the military will not build a wall on the border. Read the rest of this entry »

Socialism and Reform

Socialism used to be a slur. Now, politicians embrace the term. Read the rest of this entry »

It Is Called Congressional Oversight, Mr. President

President Donald Trump is coming under increasing congressional scrutiny, and it scares him. Read the rest of this entry »

All Roads Lead to Rome

A new book reminds us of the fragility of republican government. Read the rest of this entry »

Trump Must Go

President Donald Trump has committed treasonous acts. He must be impeached. Read the rest of this entry »

Call Her “Madame Speaker”

Speaker Nancy Pelosi routed Donald Trump last week. Has he learned his lesson? Read the rest of this entry »

Countering Cultural Anxiety

Millions voted for Donald Trump for President out of fear. How do Democrats appeal to those voters? Should they try? Read the rest of this entry »

Democrats Go Bold

With barely a mention of President Donald Trump and the government shutdown, today’s blog focuses on the bold ideas of progressive Democrats. Read the rest of this entry »

Not My President

President Donald Trump does not represent the interests of all Americans. Read the rest of this entry »

Where is Mitch?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell holds the key to ending the government shutdown, but, for now, he is keeping a low profile. Read the rest of this entry »