Tag Archives: lack of integrity

Say, didn’t this used to be America, the Shining City on the Hill??

As President Donald Trump barrels toward his 100th day in office, the administration is returning to the primary ethos of his campaign: Just win. Really, any win will do, as… Read more »

But the REAL problem is the number of times Barack Obama played golf, right??

You can question the numbers and how they’re calculated. It’s possible they aren’t 100% accurate…but the trend seems clear. Despite frequently trashing Barack Obama for being fiscally irresponsible, Donald Trump… 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 »

How Democracy Dies: The normalization of mendacity and propaganda

Donald Trump is a proven liar. He lies often and effortlessly. He lies about the profound and the trivial. He lies to avoid guilt and invite glory. He lies when… Read more »

“Trump voters deemed his press conference a success….”

(CNN)– While the establishment politicians and the left scoff at President Trump’s Thursday press conference, Trump voters celebrate a victorious display of confidence. After a week of rampant speculation about… Read more »

“Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it”

A lie told often enough becomes the truth. – Vladimir Ilyich Lenin The essential English leadership secret does not depend on particular intelligence. Rather, it depends on a remarkably stupid… Read more »

This isn’t about governing; it’s about blowing shit up and calling it “leadership”

There are so many fires burning in so many different places that there is sensory overload. There was a lot of action at the beginning of the Obama administration. But… Read more »