The Bad News and the Good News

The bad news is here. And it will keep coming. Trump is elected and we see already what he has in store for us....

The Top Reasons You Should Vote Democratic Right Now

byJoseph O’ShaughnessyWhen Donald Trump was elected President in November of 2016, it was much more than a mere transition of one Presidential administration to...

The foundations of American Neo-Fascism

Hitler, above all, was a racist. He thought that interbreeding between different races was wrong, but not merely wrong—disastrously wrong. He thought that Darwin’s...

Can a Radical New idea Change American Politics?  

 In September of 2017 Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter published a report called “Why Competition in the Politics Industry is Failing America.” It has...

The Reagan Legacy: Economic and Social Disaster

The United States was once the envy of the entire world. Even some very wealthy and prominent individuals in England and France settled here...

The Scott Walker Story

Being fair to Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin is very difficult. It is like trying to be fair in analyzing the administration of Benito...

The Imported Americans–Part II, From Reagan to Obama

The movement towards civil rights and a color-blind society ended when Ronald Reagan took office in 1981. After only 15 years, the affirmative actions...

A Nightmare in November

Here is the real danger for 2016. We are at a tipping point. It is very likely that few Americans understand the calamitous potential...

Unions and the Middle Class

It’s time we began to look for ways to organize large numbers of people against the now dominant power of the Plutocracy. Unions are...

Governor Brownback, the Wizard of Oz

Has Kansas, under Governor Sam Brownback, become  second-rate, with a semi-Fascist government? The answer is in the history of the state since Brownback took...

Romney’s Lies and the Future of America

The first Presidential campaign debate of the 2012 campaign was generally seen by the political punditry as a victory for the contender.Not...

Radical Changes in American Law Enforcement

We read more and more about severe changes to American local law enforcement. It is as if the world after 9/11 had adapted to...

American Propagandists in a New Age of Propaganda

Propaganda is basically a lie with a purpose. It is a lie, or as some say, “the Big Lie,” the constant repetition of a...

Obama or Romney…Your Decision, Your Future

We are days from the 2012 elections. The Republicans have their candidate and the Democrats theirs. Romney versus Obama. You have a decision to...

The Republicans’ First Act: Attack Abortion Rights

The Republicans have returned to power. They now control the House of Representatives and the Senate. They rode in on a wave of gerrymandered...