“My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed." ~Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Mick Jagger was right- “You can't always get what you want.” Or can you? The lyrics continue: "if you try sometimes, you might find, you get what you need." We are not … Continue reading If You Try Sometimes, You Might Find…
Why are we surprised? When I say we, I mean you. This is old news. Trump is a five-time draft dodger, on tape in 2015 disparaging the military service of former United States Senator John McCain. McCain had been a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, offered an early release but refused to leave his … Continue reading Why Are We Surprised?
The last night of the Democratic National Convention ended with Joe Biden giving the most inspiring speech of the week. Considering the caliber of speeches we saw throughout the convention that was quite a feat. https://youtu.be/rmN90VuLH6Y “Faith sees best in the dark." ~Joe Biden Joe Biden quoted Søren Kierkegaard in his convention speech. It was … Continue reading This Election is Everything
“Donald Trump hasn’t grown into the job, because he can’t, and the consequences of that failure are severe. A hundred and seventy thousand Americans dead. Millions of jobs gone. While those at the top take in more than ever. Our worst impulses unleashed, our proud reputation around the world badly diminished, and our democratic institutions … Continue reading DNC Night Three
twitter.com/jameskosur/status/1286360041700958208 100 Days "This is really a page right out of the textbook for tyrants. Historically what dictators and authoritarian regimes do, when their people turn against them, is to pit their own people against each other" ~Frank Figliuzzui, former Assistant Director for Counterintelligence at the FBI 100 Days The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. … Continue reading 100 Days
Unidentifiable armed groups of federal vigilantes, working on the order of Attorney General Bill Barr, are acting without the approval of local authorities in Portland. They do not follow the local police protocol, nor do they coordinate their efforts. I'm not the first to wonder if this group has ties to Trump ally, former Navy … Continue reading Bill Barr’s Gestapo