Category Archives: Politics

Psalm of the Three Davids

Did you notice that three-quarters of the New York Times’s opinion page–devoted, quite appropriately, to the Trump-Russian connection and Trump’s role as our very own big-mouth mole–was written by three Davids? Yes. First, David Leonhardt: How Democrats Can Get Their … Continue reading

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Big yippee! SCOTUS won’t review NC voter ID law decision

Source: Strict North Carolina Voter ID Law Thwarted After Supreme Court Rejects Case – The New York Times In the midst of the genuine joy over this BIG non-decision is this, via the reprehensible John Roberts–whose court damned the Voting … Continue reading

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Bad laws in our nation ruled by law: Bush v. Gore (no explanatory note needed)

11. Bush v. Gore (2000): You don’t have to be a Democrat to question the wisdom of this Supreme Court case. In a partisan split, the Supreme Court’s five Republican appointees halted the recount of contested ballots in Florida, handing … Continue reading

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