What Is Socialism?

In America, socialism has various meanings so when we consider this issue we first have to define the term. In the USA, the word socialism simply means the federal government's involment in the economy.  Further, in our case the Federal Government...

Trump Care?

Even a delay is a victory when it comes to this heinous bill.

Trump'S Foreign Policy'S Fatal FLAW

So far Trump has alienated Australia, spurred Saudi ambitions in the Middle East, destabilized the NATO alliance, slapped the world in the face by withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord, adversely affected  world order, insulted Mexico and...

Tillerson's State Department Mess

Normally, new Secretaries of State come into office with a wealth of diplomatic experience and knowledge. Not so Mr. Tillerson, who served as the chief executive of Exxon, the oil giant.There Tillerson had complete control of opperations and did not...

Grenfell Tower: A Warning To Donald bTrump.

 beThe underlying lesson to be learned from this horrrible fire should serve as awarning to the Trump administration. For years, the governments in London have cut regulations to serve the business sector. The Grenfell fire resulted in approximately...

Grenfell Tower: A Warning To Donald bTrump.

The underlying lesson to learned from this horrrible fire should serve as awarning to the Trump administration. For years the governments in London have cut regulations to serve the business sector. The Grenfell fire resulted in approximately seventy...

Bill Written In The Dark Is Dark As Well

The American Health Care Bill put forward by the US Senate on Thursday is,in effect, no health care at all but a massive transfer of wealth from the poor, the middle class, the sick, the disabled and the otherwise vulnerable to the upper classes who...

Lost American Leadership

Almost from its colonial inception America was seen as a beacon to the world .A place that could inspire orthers by its values of freedom, liberty and democracy among others.This view held through two World Wars, the Cold War and well into the...

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...