Tag Archives: Newt Gingrich

“Compare and contrast” US vs Russia

Remember those “compare and contrast” essay questions we used to get in school? I’m still in school — eternally in school — so let’s do another US vs Russia contrast. Russia: in response to the mass non-violent protests supporting Alexey … Continue reading

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Sweden’s approach to the virus: an update

I mentioned this previously to note Sweden’s non-authoritarian approach, although my praise went to the Swedish constitution and the concomitant trust Swedes have in their government agencies. Today, John Whitehouse, of MediaMatters, just sent out this, below (way down below: … Continue reading

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Thank you, Paul Krugman, for reminding me about Nancy Pelosi

If you haven’t read Paul Krugman’s piece in today’s New York Times, do. He reminded me how spectacular a House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been: So this seems like a good time to remind everyone that Pelosi is by far … Continue reading

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