In defense of Donald Trump

  The following was the script for an experimental podcast 'Traditional Americans', for which this was the lone episode: "In defense of Donald Trump". ------------------------------- Hello America and welcome to the Traditional Americans podcast. I’m your host, Matthew Veasey.   After using our pilot episode last time out to introduce you good folks to myself, … Continue reading In defense of Donald Trump

Republican citizen voices more important than ever

  Republicans and Democrats alike frequently criticize the general tone and specific messaging pushed by various major media outlets. For those Americans who consider themselves to be conservative, almost exclusively Republicans, the usual suspects include broadcasters such as CNN, MSNBC, and NPR and print/web sources such as The New York Times, Washington Post, and the … Continue reading Republican citizen voices more important than ever

Trump State of the Union I: Americans are dreamers too

  President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address last night. His speech couldn't have been more positive for the country. Meanwhile, the opposition Democratic Party clearly demonstrated their political partisanship and personal animus towards this President all night long. The Dems refused to applaud or otherwise positively acknowledge even the most … Continue reading Trump State of the Union I: Americans are dreamers too

Russia causes a mess for the FBI and the American political process

  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

Two new books on President Trump

  Two books penned by folks with access to the White House in the early days of the Trump administration have begun to fly off book shelves and online stores. Each paints a picture of, at least in the early transitional weeks and months, a top-level staff surrounding the President that, while intelligent and talented, … Continue reading Two new books on President Trump