Category Archives: Current Events

Germs, Guns & Trumpcare: With Cruel Health Bill, GOP is Playing with Fire

If the Senate passes this egregious tax break for the wealthy/corporations masquerading as a healthcare bill—and it’s increasingly, alarmingly likely that it will—James Hodgkinson may well become, unfortunately, not a deranged lone wolf but a template for a desperate form of last-resort resistance: the John Brown of the 21st century. Continue reading




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Less Fireworks, More Campfires: Avoiding the Trumpian Feedback Loop

Positive feedback loops can be negative.




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The Russia Story: Everything Donald Trump Doesn’t Want You to Know

This is the greatest scandal in the history of the American presidency.




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Secession Planning in California: CALEXIT is Russia’s Ultimate Objective

On President’s Day, remember Lincoln and the lessons of the Civil War.




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From Lance Armstrong to Trump: The Rise & Fall of the Deified Narcissist

A look at a pair of liars and cheaters, who have more in common than meets the eye.




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Moscow on the Potomac: February is Going According to Putin’s Plan

The President of the United States has been compromised by the Russians. Whatever your politics, this is not something to be shrugged off.




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The Trump/Russia Graft Timeline: How Do You Say “Quid Pro Quo” in Russian?

In any case, the President of the United States is today engaging in negotiation with the leader of a foreign government that has the ability to blackmail him, whether with personal or financial disclosures, as the Steele dossier alleges, and the CIA confirms. This is a violation of the Constitution, if not an outright act of treason.




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Dah, Donald: Russian Blood Money and the FBI’s Case Against Trump

There is no “alternative fact” that can spin the very real possibility that Donald J. Trump will die in federal prison, alone.




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Trump’s Inaugural Address: Unabridged Version

The complete text of the first draft of the address, translated from the original Russian.




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