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Public, not private, Office

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Share on Facebook Res publica: A Public, not a private, thing. “INSKEEP: At the start, we asked if the evidence shows an abuse of power. So here is another way to phrase the decision facing lawmakers – do they think the president asked for investigations in the national interest or his own?” Take 11 minutes […]

We’re All Alice

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Share on Facebook “The Hatter’s remark seemed to her to have no sort of meaning in it, and yet it was certainly English.”  Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1911, p.101) Words ought to have meaning.  For the vast majority of us they do.  Unfortunately, we have walked through the looking glass and confront a Mad Hatter. […]

Donald Trump’s High Crimes

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Share on Facebook I am old enough to remember that politics stops at the waters edge. Now, conservatives are defending foreign participation in American Democracy. “The actions of the Trump presidency revealed dishonorable facts of betrayal of his oath of office and betrayal of our national security and betrayal of the integrity of our elections,” […]

Militarism Threatens America

Thursday, August 8th, 2019

Share on Facebook Militarism is an essential feature of totalitarianism, both fascism and and communism. Militarism embraces violence, unconditional loyalty, unquestioning obedience and absolute uniformity. Democracy, on the other hand, thrives with dialogue, earned respect, dissent and diversity of ideas. Our democracy is under assault. We must protect our values. Montana Man Slams 13-Year-Old to […]

A Trump Terrorist

Monday, August 5th, 2019

Share on Facebook He didn’t cross a border. He wasn’t a Muslim. He was radicalized by President Trump. A Trump Terrorist

Honoring My Dad and the Fallen

Monday, May 27th, 2019

Share on Facebook Memorial Day always makes me think of my dad-Yves “Buster” Melancon.  He served for twenty-seven years in the United States Army and went to Vietnam twice.  As a Combat Engineer, Dad wasn’t directly engaged in the fighting, but he did travel throughout the war zone.  I always wonder how my life would […]

Facts from the Mueller Report

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Share on Facebook Donald’s inner circle are confessed and convicted criminals. Donald’s campaign/family worked with Russian agents to influence American elections. Donald himself praised the criminal behavior of Putin while pursuing a hotel deal in Moscow. Donald fired James Comey to obstruct the criminal investigation. Donald tried 10 times to obstruct justice. Mueller did not, […]

Yes Donald’s Family and Campaign Worked with Russians

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Share on Facebook “The truth is that we barely know anything more today than we did a week ago. It’s likely there’s a reason for that.” Kevin Drum Last week we knew Donald’s inner circle are confessed and convicted criminals. Last week we knew Donald’s campaign/family worked with Russian agents to influence American elections. Last […]

Documenting Truth and Lies

Friday, March 1st, 2019

Share on Facebook Cohen lied to the Republican lead Congress. They didn’t care because it was CYA. How do we know Cohen lied? There are documents presented to a US Federal Court where he plead guilty. Now Cohen is telling the truth to the Democratically lead Congress. Republicans are furious because it demonstrates their complicity […]

MAGA? Seriously?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Share on Facebook Conservatives, are you really OK with this? 1) Donald’s National Security Advisor plead guilty to working as a foreign agent while in the White House and then lied to the FBI. 2) Donald signed a letter of intent to build a tower in Moscow while a candidate. 3) Donald’s fake charity had […]

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