Category Archives: Politics

Expectations for the election and what happens now

The results of the presidential election were deeply satisfying. But it was a grievous disappointment that so many people, despite the last four years of rolling catastrophes, still voted to roll on. Moreover, the Senate. It’s hard to swallow how … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 presidential campaign, Politics, The Facts of Life, voting rights | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Returning to the rule of law? Yes, but.

As a non-lawyer, I share the rage of my compatriots over what Trump and his lackeys have done to our world. As an idealist, I am pulsing with visions of righteous punishment for Trump and anyone in his rotten administration … Continue reading

Posted in American fascism, Law, suits and order, Politics, The Facts of Life, Trump Stuff, voting rights | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Returning to the rule of law? Yes, but.

How I Learned The Fakes of Life: Real Clear Politics

I just picked up this New York Times story by Jeremy Peters on how Real Clear Politics, the web site with political news stories reprinted from a range of newspapers, journals, magazines and internet stuff, has swung sharply right, i.e., … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 presidential campaign, How I Learned The Facts of Life, Politics, The Facts of Life, Trump Stuff | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on How I Learned The Fakes of Life: Real Clear Politics