America Can Escape The Charity Trap

Nothing is more clarifying than the pain and panic of a deadly pandemic.  This one challenges us to see if we can spread love amongst one another as easily as we spread this infectious and unforgiving coronavirus.  As the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic dials up, donations to food pantries across America dial down.  This... Continue Reading →

The Progressive Case For Private Insurance

It finally happened.  The rarest of occurrences is when events unfold in real time that force our hottest political and policy debates out of the realm of imagination into the realm of reality.  The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic is the ultimate stress test for the American healthcare system.  You know the one that Republicans... Continue Reading →

The Sacrifice of Bernie Sanders

When the history of this political era is studied by future generations, Bernie Sanders will go down as America's most impactful non-president politician.  Who comes in second will be a photo-finish but Bernie has won first place by a gap so big it rivals Secretariat's in the '73 Belmont Stakes.  And for the sake of... Continue Reading →

Winner Takes NONE

If you are looking for another "both sides" political analysis you are in the wrong place.  You will have to look elsewhere to find that b.s.  While it is perfectly true that all of the players on the field of American politics play a role in how the game is being played and who the... Continue Reading →

Citizenship Surrender

America is only as strong as the resolve of its citizenry to uphold its own standards.  Recent events stand as self-evident truth that a critical mass of American citizens have simply given up.  And because their resolve is weak our nation is weak.  America has a glass jaw and COVID-19 has smashed it into a... Continue Reading →

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