Syrian Quagmire

IN the past month, American forces have come into conflict with pro-Assad forces four times..  Sunday a Syrian fighter plane was shot down. Is this how "We Make America Great Again" by blundering into a possible conflict with Russia despite having no...

Kochs ' Secret War On The Constitution

The goal of this site is to promote progressive political ideas and to encourage citizen participation in government so we get the government we deserve. In the course of reading, I came across a plan by the Koch brothers to abolish and rewrite our...

The Party of Magic

The Republican Party should be seen as the party of illustion.They elct a President without any qualifications and they expect good governace. They are advancing a health care bill that is reallly a tax cut for the rich.They keep the EPA in name...

Why Trump is Bad For America.

Trump has attacked our very way of understanding with his labeling unfavorable ideas as "fake news".He has attacked and villified our free press the underpinning of our democracy.He has eviscerated the EPA. He trashes our allies and comforts our...

The World is a Sadder Place Today.

Trump and Bannon announced they wished to deconstruct the staate and they have started. They have left some 400 government jobs unfilled. Trump has savaged the EPA and fired Comey. Trump's recent European trip managed to destabilize NATO, insult...