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How to tell recovering conservatives from actual democrats
It’s a knee-jerk reaction. They can’t help themselves. The “they” I’m talking about are the many erstwhile conservatives, Republicans and others of that persuasion who have come out as anti-Trumpery. They are from all corners of the polity: elected officials … Continue reading
Posted in Fascism, Joe Biden and his people, political campaigns, Politics, The Facts of Life, Trumpism, voting rights Tagged Chuck Schumer, Democratic Party, GOP, Nancy Pelosi, Republican Party, Trumpery, Trumpism Comments Off on How to tell recovering conservatives from actual democrats
Who believes the Big Lie? I don’t think you’ll be surprised
I’m not. In today’s New York Times op section, Thomas Edsall has one of his comprehensive articles on demography and sociology, etc., i.e., what groups of people are thinking. It’s called “Why Millions Think It is Trump Who Cannot Tell … Continue reading
Posted in Fascism, The Facts of Life Tagged American culture and identity, American immigration, Democratic Party, Native Americans, Republican Party, slavery Comments Off on Who believes the Big Lie? I don’t think you’ll be surprised
End the filibuster! Okay but how?
Today, once again, I’m being irritated by people I respect, by other people whose ideas for policy I wholeheartedly support. But they drive me nuts when, understandably impassioned, they yell at the Democrats for not ending the filibuster in order … Continue reading
Posted in Fascism, Joe Biden and his people, Law, suits and order, Politics, The Facts of Life, voting rights Tagged Brookings, changing the filibuster, Chuck Schumer, Democratic Party, eliminating the filibuster, filibuster, GOP, nuclear option, Senate filibuster, Senate filibuster rules, Senate rules Comments Off on End the filibuster! Okay but how?