The Cold Civil War

It is now clear to me that America is on a war footing, much like during the Cold War, only it is a war with its self. This analogy of the Cold War, of two ideological enemies that stridently...
There is no one America, there are many fractured and divergent communities that all want different things.   ''Threats to our democracy'' would have been the title of Barack Obama's farewell speech. Traditionally, the Farewell address is given from behind...
  Hello there, would you like to hear a prediction for the 2016 election. In a cycle which many consider to be the most unpopular in decades, even for third party candidates, I have some predictions for you. First of...
Cicero once said: " mind is so constituted as to be furnished with senses, and to have excellence of intellect which the whole nature of man obeys, in which there is a certain admirable force of reason, and knowledge, and...
Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem last year and the ensuing spectacle of demonstrations across the NFL have ignited passions across America. My personal take on national anthems is that when they are being honored, one should show respect...
Do you want to hurt children? It's a simple question. Because if you support x policy then you want to hurt children. You are a good person, I'm sure that you aren't an evil psychopath who wants to hurt...
With the news about Michael Flynn, there has begun again a whole new series of discussions about the possibility that Trump might be impeached. Most of these conversations are rather dull and tedious but I would like to add...
There is no definitive estimate as to the number of illegal aliens who live in California. The conservative estimate is three million souls. It is very likely to be much higher. With heavy rains this year across most of...

”About Face”

There is no better term to use in speaking about the change in office that is about to happen in less than a day.  The term is a military term and speaks to the change in both tone and...

Obama’s Third Term

Well, it turns out that we were going to get Obama's third term no matter who we voted for in 2016. Donald Trump is just finishing what Obama started. Wasn't that the general gist of his campaign? You remember...

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