If you’re pissed at HRC, you might be a…..

“When Hillary Clinton claims that half of Trump’s supporters qualify as “racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic,” data is on her side.” Ta-Nehisi Coates was right when he wrote those words in The Atlantic piece, “Hillary Clinton Was Politically Incorrect, but She Wasn’t Wrong About Trump’s Supporters” Among the sources he links to is the Texas Politics … More If you’re pissed at HRC, you might be a…..

Lighten up, Berners

This meme should read…… “Lighten Up Berners” Speaking as someone who became a registered Democrat solely so that I could vote for Sanders in the closed PA primary, I’ve grown ever more embarrassed for “Berners” and what they’re doing to “the revolution.” I can’t decide if they’re behaving more like self-righteous and ideologically liberal teabaggers … More Lighten up, Berners

How is it possible that I agree with Goldwater while today’s conservatives don’t?

I realize that this will make some people uncomfortable and perhaps even angry. It needs to be talked about. Every thinking person regardless of political persuasion, party affiliation, or religious leaning knows (or should know) the following to be true. Religion has no place in our politics. The Founders enshrined that ideal into the Constitution. … More How is it possible that I agree with Goldwater while today’s conservatives don’t?

#Independents, #Democrats, and Rational #Republicans: You control November and the Senate

Left-leaning Independents and Democrats, if you stay home this November, a Republican Senate will basically be on you. Republicans can be ousted, but only if you show up and vote against them. You can be damn sure that our fellow Americans who think they’re Republicans will be showing up. Yes, vote against Republicans. All Republicans. … More #Independents, #Democrats, and Rational #Republicans: You control November and the Senate