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 »

Meteorologist-in-Chief (Complete with Sharpie)

President Donald Trump erred in tweeting Alabama would be hit by Hurricane Dorian, then issued a fake map in a crude attempt to support his claim. Read the rest of this entry »

A False Dichotomy

American conservatives often argues that the United States is not a democracy, but a republic. That is a meaningless distinction in America. Read the rest of this entry »

Immigration as Reparations

President Donald Trump orders his aides to break the law to build the wall while others see immigration as a form of reparations. Read the rest of this entry »

David Koch’s Fraudulent Libertarianism

David Koch, who died last week, subscribed to a political philosophy that conveniently insured his company would make huge profits. Read the rest of this entry »

Time to Invoke

Donald Trump has provided more than enough evidence that he is too unstable to be president. It is time for his senior advisers to act. Read the rest of this entry »

1619 and 1776

Two dates, 1619 and 1776 — the scourge of America’s past and the promise of its birth — mark the contradiction that is the United States. Read the rest of this entry »