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Lesson For A Slow-Learning President: Rule By Edict, Die By Edict

When a president rules by edict and intimidation and by-passes the constitutionally provided legislature, especially when that legislature is the cowardly bunch of Republicans we had in our nation’s capital during the Obama years, who allowed their fear of being called nasty names by Democrats and the press to silence them and offer no opposition to Obama’s dictatorial rule as ...

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White House Announces Withdrawal from TPP and Renegotiation of NAFTA

In a statement posted on the White House website, President Trump’s administration seems ready to live up to his promises on trade deals starting immediately. The announcement states that America will be withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and requesting that the members of NAFTA renegotiate the terms of that agreement or the U.S.A. will withdraw from that agreement as well. ...

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Presidents change, but legacies remain: conflict in peaceful power transitions

With very little regard for partisan loyalties that play into the frenetic turnover between old and new presidential administrations, American citizens seem to inherently recognize the nation’s roughly two centuries of peaceful and regular transitions of power as something to be lauded. And rightly so. The ability of former rivals, in the electorate and the polity, to shrug off the ...

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See The Democratic Party In Action

The above picture was taken during the 1924 Democratic Convention. It was also known as “Klanbake.” In Madison Square Garden, New York City, from June 24 to July 9, a dispute during came up revolving around an attempt by non-Klan delegates, led by Forney Johnston of Alabama, to condemn the organization for its violence in the Democratic Party’s platform. But Klan delegates defeated ...

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January 20, The Day I have Been Waiting For

Presidential Inauguration

Every year we celebrate on the 20th of January because it’s my daughters’ birthday, but this year January 20th will be extra special. On top of my daughters birthday we will be celebrating getting rid of one of the worst presidents ever and ushering in who might be one of our greatest presidents ever. We leave behind a president who ...

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WATCH: Stephen A Smith Calls For Respect For Donald Trump

Stephen A. Smith explains why Marc Lamont Hill was wrong and Steve Harvey was right

While CNN’s Marc Lamont Hill decided to deride Steve Harvey for talking to the next President of the United States, ESPN’s Stephen Smith explains why Hill and the Democrats walking away from the inauguration are all .. dead .. wrong. It is important to talk to those that disagree with us. It helps you understand the strengths and weaknesses of ...

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Full Video: Betsy Devos confirmation hearing

Senate Confirmation Hearing Betsy Devos

U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee committee questions Donald Trump’s Education Secretary nominee Betsy Devos. The hearing was more about Democrats preaching to Mrs. DeVos and complaining about time constraints than actually understanding what she might accomplish as the Secretary of Education. With over three hours of testimony, Betsy DeVos set a record for the longest Senate testimony ...

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What does an electoral mandate mean in a democratic system?

Whenever an election result heavily favors one party or candidate, the commentariat class—those members of the media and political elite who feel qualified to act as final arbiters in determining the meaning of political and cultural events—brand that victory a “mandate.” This term is used as if the degree of victory somehow gives the winner greater legitimacy to act, lending ...

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How Dangerous And Careless Are Democrats?

After a year of Hillary defending her unprotected email server, in an unsecured bathroom in her home, and after at least six months of her complaining about the DNC database allegedly being hacked by Russia, and ruminating about how odd it was that the RNC didn’t also get hacked and trying to blame this coincidence on Trump colluding with Putin ...

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Trump Shows Respect For Winston Churchill And Our Ally, England

I understand that Donald Trump has requested that England, with respect, and I hope with the apologies of every decent American, please return the bust of Winston Churchill that Barack Obama so rudely, spitefully, disrespectfully and outrageously discarded and shipped back to England at the outset of his administration, so that this great man and our very close ally, who ...

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Typically Dumb, Liberal, Partisan Grilling Of Rex Tillerson

Just a short while ago I was watching the televised questioning of Donald Trump’s appointee to the position of Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, by the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, and was unfortunate enough to hear Senator Cardin, a Democrat from Maryland and a scowling, disagreeable looking man, list the many problems existing in our government and ...

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Hooded Klansmen Protest Against Sessions In Senate Hearings

Barack Obama farewell speech 01-10-17

In a display of truth and honesty that they never intended to demonstrate, Codepink soldiers donned Ku Klux Klan hoods and robes and protested Donald Trump’s appointment of Jeff Sessions to be America’s next Attorney General. Actually, the Codepink crowd are against Jeff Sessions becoming Attorney General, but they wore KKK apparel, and if the robes had been worn by ...

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