Category Archives: The Facts of Life

We are still fighting the American Revolution

For quite a while now I’ve been feeling that we’ve moved into the next phase of the American Revolution. Among the previous phases were the original American Revolution, the Civil War, demand for suffrage, the New Deal and the battle … Continue reading

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A very large Straw Man hanging over Mount Rushmore

Today, the Times published a concerning factual article about the history of Mount Rushmore and its four faces. It is pertinent background, since Trump has decided to hold some sort of July 4 celebration there. Given that the places Trump … Continue reading

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If Trump is a traitor, what should happen to him?

A few minutes ago, I saw a tweet from Tony Schwartz, the deeply articulate, abjectly repentant writer of Trump’s The Art of the Deal.  Tony (I don’t know him but I feel I do) wrote, “Trump ought to be indicted … Continue reading

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