In recent months we have had some high-profile cases of free speech and its consequences. They are compelling cases of just how Americans interpret the First Amendment and how reactionary speech has become somehow second class expression. We’d all be wise to realize free speech is a right belonging to everyone. 1. Trinity College’s bigoted […]
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If I hear from one talking head, from one political analyst, from one Democratic fan boy (or girl) that the race for the much-watched Georgia congressional district was “moral victory,” I’m going to scream. A loss is a loss is a loss. Moral victories don’t vote in Congress. They don’t stop an unthinkable gutting of […]
President Trump seems to get a particular thrill from telling people, “You’re fired!” He did it to a countless number of participants on his reality TV show, “The Apprentice.” He also did it to FBI Director James Comey. There’s been a lot of speculation that the president will also say it to either Deputy Attorney […]
In what were dumbfounding, head-shaking and mind-numbing statements even by this president’s standards, an attorney for Donald Trump couldn’t keep his assertions straight, contradicting himself several times in the same appearance and leaving interviewers flabbergasted Sunday morning. Attorney Jay Sekulow appeared on several Sunday morning talk shows and directly contradicted President Trump’s own words and […]
The investigation is inside the oval office and the first family and the president seems to be panicking. The politically unthinkable is now being openly discussed as a real possibility for the president. Donald Trump may in fact fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and then put in place someone willing to do Trump’s bidding […]
Former FBI Director James Comey may have assured President Trump (three times) that he wasn’t the subject of an FBI investigation but apparently he is now after firing Comey, according to a report in the Washington Post. The real question is how long before Trump and those in his echo chamber call the Post report […]