My Writings

Died of An Idea

As someone who lived in the middle of the 19th century, well before the advent of modern medicine, I find myself utterly perplexed that so …

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Marjorie Taylor Greene

The VERY Worst of the Worst!

If you’re looking for a catalog of the worst lies and propaganda spewed by MAGA Republicans during the Trump era, look no further than the …

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Joe Biden

Capitalism Without Competition

Last week President Biden signed an executive order “promoting competition” in business, which will hopefully help stem the ever-rising tide of inequality in America.  In …

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Capitol Insurgents

The “Trump Republican” Army

We’ve now learned that when a group of “Trump Republicans” should have been in Washington to vote on the January 6 Commission (to investigate the …

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White Rage Isn’t going Away

How can anyone fail to be struck by the degree of raging anger held by a sizeable group of the American people, mostly white supporters …

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Let's Make Trump President again

The Worst of the Worst

This past week witnessed two no-brainer votes in Congress: 1) establishing Juneteenth—a commemoration of emancipation—as a federal holiday; and 2) awarding the Congressional Gold Medal, …

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Donald Trump and Ronald Reagan both pointing

Critical Race Theory

Critical Race Theory (CRT) is the Trump Republican’s latest boogeyman, both on the stump and in Republican dominated statehouses across the country, and they are …

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Joe Biden

Forget Bipartisanship

Am I the only one getting more than a little impatient with the Democrats, both the Biden Administration and in Congress?  I constantly rail against …

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Q Anon

Satan Worshipping Pedophiles

Before I go on another rant about the foolishness of QAnon believers, let me explain why I sometimes sympathize with believers of Trump’s “big lie.” …

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Protestor holding a sign saying Stop Killing Us

The Case(s) of the Missing Bodycam Footage

Presumably your humble spirit isn’t the only one whose frustration and anger is growing over police bodycam footage not being used for its intended purpose—that …

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Rejecting Reality

Regretfully, I am beginning to wonder if some people—that is, the MAGA crowd of Trump supporters—aren’t downright crazy.  I understand that Trump fed them the …

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The Republican Civil War

I’ve written a lot about the Republican Party being at war with itself and falling apart, but now it has unquestionably evolved into the “party …

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Tim Scott

America IS a Racist Country

Despite what Republican Senator Tim Scott of the “great state” of South Carolina says, we all know that America is undeniably a racist country, a …

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Protests in Miami

The First Amendment is Under Attack

While most of us are celebrating justice for George Floyd and hope it represents a positive turning point for our country, a sizeable minority on …

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Justice for Daunte

Modern Day Slave Power

While we can all rejoice in Derek Chauvin being found guilty of all charges in the killing of George Floyd, this humble spirt is running …

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George Floyd’s Killing Was Ritualized Murder

The medical experts who testified in the Derek Chauvin trial have established that George Floyd had stopped breathing and lost his pulse long before Chauvin …

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George Floyd Painting

We See What We Want to See

The killing of George Floyd last spring supposedly opened America’s eyes to racism and sparked a new racial awakening in the country.  But now the …

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Protester holding sign saying "FUCK KKKEMP"

Support the “For the People Act”

So, what do you think of Georgia Governor Kemp signing a bill to curtail voting rights and suppress the Democratic vote, happily surrounded by a …

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North Carolina Voters in Line

Stop the Steal – Republicans Want to Suppress the Vote!

Republican legislators in states across the country want to limit early voting and place more restrictions on mail-in voting. They want us to believe the Democrats can only win through voter fraud, but evidence suggests the Republicans can only win through voter suppression.

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Ron Johnson

Senator Ron Johnson

Senator Ron Johnson finally spoke the simple truth of why he and other Trump supporters have so little concern about what happened at the Capitol—the insurrectionists were members of their WHITE team. If nothing else, we owe him a debt of gratitude for laying the truth bare.

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