We Americans often think that our political system is the best in the world. Unfortunately American government is not the … Continue reading American government is not the world’s best
Fintan O’Toole is a writer for the Irish Times. Over the past ten years or so he has become one … Continue reading Biden should never cooperate with the GOP
Is America at a new tipping point? Last week Trump incited his base to occupy the US Capitol building. A … Continue reading Is America at a new tipping point?
Should we punish the invaders of the Capital? Yes, I definitely think we should punish the invaders of the Capital … Continue reading Should we punish the invaders of the Capital?
The upcoming Presidential election in November will be the most contentious election America has ever held. This election could break … Continue reading This election could break America
My Best Books and ArticlesIs it possible to change America? America has so many huge problems built into its society, … Continue reading Is it possible to change America?
It looks like Joe Biden is going to be the Democratic candidate for President. In some ways this is a … Continue reading Michelle Obama for VP
The Covid-19 pandemic is getting scarier and scarier as it goes on. There are several reasons for this. For one … Continue reading The Covid-19 pandemic is getting scarier and scarier
A May 5, 2020 article in the American Prospect by David Dayen May titled “We Are Moving Confidently and Proudly … Continue reading Moving Confidently & Proudly Into Mass Death ?
This post is the third in a series about a new book by Angus Deaton and Anne Case titled Deaths … Continue reading Ill fares our nation, Part 3
Our huge Trump problem begins with the fact that Donald Trump has a crippling mental disability. He is afflicted with … Continue reading Our Huge Trump Problem
Edwardo Porter has always been one of my favorite journalists. He is an economist who writes for the New York … Continue reading American racism cancels progressivism
An oligarchy is a kind of government where just a few very rich people or families control the major institutions … Continue reading The Third American Oligarchy
In a time of real emergency, the Republicans are spinning the pandemic and the collapse of the economy to further … Continue reading Republicans are gaming the pandemic
Ever since 2016, when Trump was elected president, the political power of facebook has been apparent to many. One … Continue reading Is Facebook an unbeatable political tool?