Category Archives: #trumpresistance

Sunday Funday: Going Full Dictator Edition

While it came as yet another shocking revelation that the previous administration was using their Justice Department to spy on American citizens they considered to be enemies to the President, I doubt few were really surprised. Considering all the other … Continue reading

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Future Proofing The Presidency

The Boston Globe has dropped its paywall to allow readers to read their very important series “Future Proofing The Presidency.” In this series the Editorial Board of the Globe examines the major flaws and weaknesses in the constitution and in … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday: Remembering D-Day Edition

WW2 – D-Day. Invasion of Normandy [Real Footage in Colour] (4.5 minutes) There is not much I can say to add to the solemnity of this day. Most of the brave soldiers that stormed Omaha Beach that day have passed … Continue reading

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D-Day: Five Months Since The Attempted Coup

Tomorrow is the 77th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Europe by the Allies in World War 2. This is a day that looms large in our family because my late father-in-law was among those who stormed the beach. As … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday: 100 Years Since Tulsa Massacre Edition

1921: The Tulsa Race Massacre | Goin’ Back to T-Town | American Experience | PBS (13.5 minutes)  Most of you have heard references to the Tulsa Massacre at least in recent days. The stories of the attack by whites on … Continue reading

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“Shame On The Republican Party”

Senate Majority Leader Charles Shumer calls out Republicans Friday following the Republicans blockage of the bill to establish an independent commission to investigate the attempted overthrow of our government on January 6th: (4 minutes 20 seconds) BTW why in the … Continue reading

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A Rant From Thom Hartmann

Radio broadcaster and best selling author Thom Hartmann treated the country to this rant Thursday morning. Hartmann takes on the insanity and incongruity of what passes for Republican “thinking” these days. Like many who read here, I can not understand … Continue reading

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Stealth Civil War Already In Progress

While many might look at the Governor Greg Abbott’s action in Texas ending the mandate for folks to wear masks and the accompanying order that all businesses can reopen 100% as orders that affect Abbott’s Texas only, some of us … Continue reading

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STATEMENT: Grassley, Ernst Earn Dark Place In History

email from Progress Iowa Progress Iowa <press@progressiowa.org> For Immediate Release: February 13, 2021 Contact: Ivy Beckenholdt, (515) 259-0394 STATEMENT: Grassley, Ernst Earn Dark Place In History Des Moines, Iowa — Progress Iowa executive director Matt Sinovic issued the following statement … Continue reading

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Trump Still Clouds The Country

Donald Trump is living the egomaniacs wet dream. For a guy who wants to be the bride at every wedding and the corpse at every wake –  the guy who wants all the attention all the time – Trump has … Continue reading

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