Rewriting History

“Police did not clear protesters from Lafayette Park for Trump photo op, inspector general finds.” ~ CNN A little over a year ago, on June 1, 2020, we watched it play out, live. U.S. Park Police, Metropolitan Police, and the Secret Service used unnecessary tactics to clear Lafayette Square without first issuing a warning. They … Continue reading Rewriting History

If a Tree Falls in the Forest, but no Reporters Exist…

When a tree falls in the forest, but there is no one there to hear it, does it make a sound? Um, yes. Philosophical idiocy aside, silence would offer the kind of plausible deniability that drives violent dictators to target journalists. If there were no “opposition journalists,” if no one noted Lukashenko’s theft of the … Continue reading If a Tree Falls in the Forest, but no Reporters Exist…

Senate Indictment Doesn’t Stick to Teflon Don— Again

Before I start my rant about the Saturday vote to acquit Donald Trump, I believe the defense team’s creative method of distraction on Friday merits mention. The following people were randomly brought into the defense team's argument: Madonna, Johnny Depp, Robert De Niro, ANTIFA, and of course Hunter Biden and Hillary Clinton. Très bizarre. Democrats … Continue reading Senate Indictment Doesn’t Stick to Teflon Don— Again

Let’s Do it Again- Impeach Trump, Take II

Today’s impeachment vote, currently underway in the House of Representatives is a no brainer. Donald Trump will be impeached, again. This time he'll make history, becoming the first president of the United States to have been impeached twice. He wouldn't hold that distinction had Republican Senators voted to convict him a year ago, as facts … Continue reading Let’s Do it Again- Impeach Trump, Take II

Good News First

The good news:House Representatives Ted Lieu, David Cicilline, Jamie Raskin, and the House Judiciary staff drafted an Article of Impeachment and formally introduced it at the House pro forma session today. They have charged Trump with “incitement of insurrection,” they specify Trump’s “actions and statements leading to the armed and violent storming of the U.S. … Continue reading Good News First

Trump Impeachment, Take II

Can we get it right this time, GOP? The House of Representatives is moving forward with the preliminary steps required to impeach Donald J Trump. They have quite a selection of crimes to choose from, but his orchestration of the attempted coup on January 6th is what will end his presidency. Several sources say Monday … Continue reading Trump Impeachment, Take II