Since the inauguration of Donald Trump as the President of the United States, Democrats have been on the attack Speaking this afternoon at The Atlantic Festival, congresswoman Nancy Pelosi related a phone call which she claimed to have received this morning from President Donald Trump. As that phone call wound down, the president reportedly … Continue reading Nationalism is not a dirty word
There has been a great deal of controversy surrounding the Federal Bureau of Investigation (F.B.I.) over the last couple of years. Much of that controversy involves what is becoming increasingly apparent partisan political activity by some in leadership positions in the nation's leading law enforcement agency during the 2016 Presidential election process and its … Continue reading Russia causes a mess for the FBI and the American political process
HLN, which was formerly known as 'Headline News', is a cable TV network spun off CNN by Turner Broadcasting. Today the network broadcasts a mixture of traditional news and real crime stories. In a recent announcement, HLN said that they would revisit what it called "The Monica Lewinsky Scandal" with a two-hour special program. … Continue reading Monica reminds us that it wasn’t her scandal
At the White House on Monday, President Donald Trump honored three members of the Navajo Nation (pic) who had helped America as "Code Talkers" during World War II. The Code Talkers were recruited to the United States Marine Corps during the war. They transmitted messages via radio using a code developed from their unique … Continue reading Donald Trump, Elizabeth Warren, and Pocahontas
When the calendar turned from 2007 into 2008 a year ago, how many would have been able to envision so many of the events that would transpire in the new year. Pretty much everyone knew that there was going to be a tough, divisive political race in the Presidential election campaign. But how many just … Continue reading What Lies Ahead in 2009?