Tag Archives: Democracy in Chains

The Kochs and Trump, perfect symbiosis

In today’s New York Times digital edition, Thomas Edsall takes on the symbiosis, as he puts it, between Trump and the Koch Bros. It’s as devastating as you’d think — or, rather, as I have been thinking for years, ever … Continue reading

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Charles Blow takes on the Koch Bros Final Solution to Democracy

Charles Blow has been admirable and staunch in his delineation of Trump and his destructive administration. I read each of his essays with a loud “Yes!” Today he widens his view and, I think, writes perhaps the most important and … Continue reading

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Guns: “How the NRA Rewrote the Second Amendment”

Source: How the NRA Rewrote the Second Amendment – POLITICO Magazine A fascinating, beautifully written 2014 piece by Michael Waldman, the President of the Brennan Center, reproduced today given what happened in Vegas. When I say, “beautifully written,” I mean … Continue reading

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