Tag Archives: ideology

This is what it looks like when we give in to our darker angels

I'm not a woman but I believe in equal pay. I'm not an LGBTQ but I believe in equal marriage rights. I'm not an Immigrant, but I believe that DREAMers… Read more »

When careerism and greed trump patriotism and love of country

@ByronYork Sadly, York is another corrupt Republican, defending his corrupt party, at the expense of our democracy. That’s been my biggest disappointment with this entire affair: Just how unpatriotic and… Read more »

“But this President is simply not a good human being”

At times in this life it can be a challenge to figure out who the bad people are, but sometimes they help you. Sometimes they do the work for you…. Read more »

Stephen Miller, John Kelly, and The White House’s xenophobic and racist ransom note

As the White House’s senior advisor for policy, Stephen Miller seems to have one goal: to take a wrecking ball to the Statue of Liberty and shove the remains into… Read more »

We report. You obey. America forgets how to think critically.

Washington (CNN) – Here’s a key stat that shows just how much of an echo chamber many Americans are living in. A new survey from the Pew Research Center released… Read more »

What’s so funny about peace, love, and understanding?

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible to be kind, – The Dalai Lama Listening to people drone on at some considerable length about how much they hate political… Read more »

Since when has it ever been “cool” to be deplorable?

deplorable (adj.): 1. causing or being a subject for grief or regret; lamentable: “the deplorable death of a friend.” 2. causing or being a subject for censure, reproach, or disapproval;… Read more »

“You will not replace us”: Ah, but we can- and will- replace you

A Marine staff sergeant has been kicked out of the corps after flying a white nationalist flag on “Confederate memorial day” in May, Task & Purpose reports. Staff Sgt. Joseph… Read more »

Silence and mute acquiescence are no longer an option

Any student of history recognizes the truth that there are times in history in which neutrality is not an option, in which silence connotes acquiescence. This isn’t to say that… Read more »

“The Trump administration is a clown show – but it’s the evangelicals who supplied the tent”

“No group has been as blindly loyal to President Trump as Christian conservatives. They have not let religion or values get in the way of their support,” [columnist Jennifer] Rubin… Read more »