Tag Archives: Ronald Reagan

“[N]o politician in history … has been treated worse or more unfairly”

President Donald Trump found another opportunity to attack the media during a commencement ceremony at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on Wednesday. Trump stayed fairly on-script for the first half… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: Cowards ruling Americans happy to be kept scared and stupid

I’m going to try to convey to you how astoundingly different the Republican Party felt when I was your age. The big guy then was Ronald Reagan. Temperamentally, though not… Read more »

“Donald Trump has chosen a white nationalist…as his pick for Attorney General”

This is Albert Turner, who led MLK's funeral procession. Jeff Sessions prosecuted him for helping black people vote https://t.co/LjC2deRFfC pic.twitter.com/tFVAeAXrSO — Ari Berman (@AriBerman) November 18, 2016 Donald Trump has… Read more »

“I hate what has become of US”: What happens now?

What a line: https://t.co/baguMkpEFv pic.twitter.com/A6WV2TylvR — Brian Dawson (@bridawson) December 12, 2016 I grew up believing what I was taught- that America was the most powerful democracy in the world… Read more »

It’s time to consider the wisdom in voting FOR Hillary Clinton instead of AGAINST Donald Trump

The people have spoken: “Don’t try to scare me into voting for Hillary Clinton by talking about how awful Trump is. Make me love her!” I happen to believe that… Read more »

Words matter…because in the wrong hands they can lead to tragic consequences

I can remember it as if it was yesterday. I walked into the student commons at Macalester College to check my mailbox (remember when we actually used to get mail?)… Read more »

The GOP: now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American Taliban- EXACTLY what Jesus would do, eh?

The party is unable to shift their stance on social issues without alienating a significant section of their base, and this directly prohibits them from evolving…. Meanwhile, the United States… Read more »