Tag Archives: democracy

Discussing the preservation of “ethnic homogeneity” is now acceptable

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban told a crowd in Budapest on Tuesday that “ethnic homogeneity” is key for economic success, and that “too much mixing causes problems.” The remarks were… Read more »

“[W]hat a low bar we have set for the presidency….”

His tone tonight was more sober than usual, but what a low bar we have set for the presidency when a speech is considered a success when the Commander-in-Chief doesn’t… Read more »

“Whenever men or women are persecuted…that place must- at that moment- become the center of the universe”

We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. – Elie Wiesel Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are… Read more »

Oxymoron alert: “I love the First Amendment; nobody loves it better than me”

[H]ere’s the truth: The press is not the opposition party. The media is not the enemy of the American people. Negative stories are not fake news. And when Trump keeps… Read more »

Democracy Dies in Darkness: Welcome to Donald Trump’s Brave New World Order

In an era in which the U.S. president refers to the media as “the enemy of the American People,” The Washington Post is reinforcing its mission statement to remind its… Read more »

Republicans ignore their constituents because they’re angry Liberals. Sad!

The so-called angry crowds in home districts of some Republicans are actually, in numerous cases, planned out by liberal activists. Sad! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 21, 2017 It… Read more »

A pre-2020 survival guide

Good advice from a Facebook friend in Austin. 1. Don’t use his name; 2. Remember this is a regime and he’s not acting alone; 3. Do not argue with those… Read more »

A free press? Who cares? We have Fox News! And Breitbart!!

Today: This tweet is unavailableSoon: The press office is unavailable Then: The facts are unavailableFinally: Your rights are unavailable pic.twitter.com/ALjZ1YBGq0 — Thomas Bishop (@ThomasB00001) January 25, 2017 The White House… Read more »