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What Now?

The Democratic party of 2016 has failed. It lost the confidence of the working class. The best analysis I’ve read so far, and I know it’s early, comes from this Huffington Post article.  If we don’t figure a way out of … Continue reading

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10 Reactions To New FBI Investigation Of Hillary Clinton’s Emails

Originally posted on List of X:
“Note to self: fire James Comey…. Wait… Is this already on Wikileaks?”@DefinitelyNotARussianHacker: “Da.”Image source: hacked from AP Last weekend, there was a new shocking development in the 2016 presidential election: James Comey, head of…

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The Unthinkable

I am convinced that life in general and politics in particular are like chaos theory.  Anything you can think of is possible.  That is scary to believe, but I know it to be true. There have been two world wars, … Continue reading

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An Independence Day “What If?”

While visiting another blog, the topic of the legal right of states to secede arose. I was prompted to visit a number of articles on it, including the one in Wikipedia which I think is remarkably good and comprehensive of the others. What surprises … Continue reading

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I LOVE this Woman

Originally posted on FiftyFourandAHalf:
I have written many posts about my heros.  Political heroes like Adlai Stevenson and RFK.  People who have spoken up and made a difference.  But my current, live version of a hero is Senator Elizabeth Warren,…

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O Finally Weighs In: “The Values That Unite Us As Democrats”

Originally posted on The Erstwhile Conservative: A Blog of Repentance:
In recent days, one of my fellow bloggers (who happens to be Canadian, actually) criticized president Obama as boring, unexciting. He is probably unimpressed that he is now endorsing Hillary Clinton for president. So before you view the video clip … Continue reading

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A Mostly Untold Story

Originally posted on The Erstwhile Conservative: A Blog of Repentance:
As Drumpf spends his face time on TV racially attacking a federal judge appointed by Barack Obama, we get almost no information about the larger problem with the judicial nomination…

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