Senator Edward “Ted” Kennedy (1932-2009) was, depending upon whom you might ask, either “The Lion of the Senate”, champion of the common man and an inspirational symbol of perseverance in … Continue reading
“On Sunday 30 January 1972, what became known as Bloody Sunday, news came from Northern Ireland that the British Army had opened fire on a Republican demonstration, killing 13 people: … Continue reading
Mr. Soros, you are advanced in years. At eighty-eight, there is only so much more that you will be able to add to the accomplishments of your remarkable lifetime of … Continue reading
Donald Trump gives a speech; you can leave your “reactions” here. This author expects “reactions” because, well, that’s what conservatives do: react. They can’t “act” so instead they “react.” Trump, … Continue reading
Live Thread: 2018 American Midterm Elections. Tell us who you voted for and what your excuse is.
One can hardly open an internet browser these days without immediately being confronted with some ridiculously earnest opinion piece about the threat that Trumpism poses to American “democracy”. Some of … Continue reading