Category Archives: Political Stuff

The Other American Dream

You don’t hear the term “the American Dream” much anymore. I used to hear it a lot. I looked it up on Wikipedia the other day, and found this: The American Dream is a national ethos of the United States, … Continue reading

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Big ‘White’ Lies

This is a guest post by Charles McCallum, a good friend of mine and a person with excellent critical-thinking skills. I lean more to the Left than he does, and I do not agree with everything he says here. Nonetheless, … Continue reading

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Political Reform Ideas

My wife recently read Itʼs Even Worse Than It Looks by Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein. This book takes a critical and historical look at the current polarization of political parties in the USA and how we got to this … Continue reading

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Why I Will Vote for Hillary

WARNING: This is something of a rant. My brother, who leans to the right politically, often engages me in political conversations. If you haven’t figured it out yet, I lean to the left. The conversations infuriate me and make my … Continue reading

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Can Politics Be Moral?

Brandon Stanton’s Open Letter Brandon Stanton, in an open letter to Donald Trump says: “I’ve come to realize that opposing you is no longer a political decision. It is a moral one.” Mr. Stanton is the man behind the popular photo … Continue reading

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