Category Archives: Politics

Articles discussing local, regional, national, and international politics

A Guest Post by Author Larry Kahaner

READ KURT’S FIVE-STAR REVIEW OF LARRY’S THRILLER: USA, INC.     GREED AND THE CONSTITUTION A Novel Pair By Larry Kahaner   I enjoy writing about greed. It’s an emotion that intrigues me because I’m not a greedy person, so … Continue reading

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Untangling Trump One Tangled Lie at a Time

A lie told often enough becomes the truth. ~ Vladimir Lenin In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State. ~ Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn ★ ★ ★ It’s out there, the Truth … Continue reading

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What Will It Take?

I’ve lost several fb friends and many followers here because of my relentless fixation on Trump’s autocratic aspirations and the similarities between his rise to power with Hitler’s. I ain’t gonna lie to you — I’ve often in the past … Continue reading

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“Post-apocalyptic fiction has been moved to our current affairs section”

I wish I were smart enough to be able to claim this post’s eye/brain-catching headline as my own. But, alas, I cannot because I got it from this read-worthy #longread of an article written by John Feffer, a journalist and … Continue reading

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H. R. McMaster, Reporting for Duty, Sir!

Well, since Trump scared away all the qualified civilians who might have been remotely interested in taking over as his new National Security Advisor, he had to put on his Commander-In-Chief cap and order an active duty general officer to … Continue reading

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Happy Presidents Day

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Well, the good news is…

  Well, the good news is is that Trump has already filed the paperwork to begin campaigning for the next election. No really… He did so the day he was inaugurated. For reference, Barack didn’t file his paperwork for his … Continue reading

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GO NAVY!

TRUMP DENIED!     Very respectfully, CTOCS(SW) Kurt J. Brindley USN(RET) #finetunedmachine #anchorsaweigh #fairwindsandfollowingseas #stayrelentless

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A Tale of Two Realities…

Trump and His Alt-Right Supporters’ Alt-Reality: A FINE-TUNED MACHINE   Actual Reality: CHAOS TIME: Inside Donald Trump’s White House Chaos #chaosisthenewnorm #mindthemindcontrol  

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Honor, Courage, and Commitment

Each branch of the military services has its own stated Core Values that each member of that branch is expected to uphold and is held accountable when not upholding them. When I served in the Navy, its Core Values were … Continue reading

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One Russian Stooge Down…

An entire Trump Administration to go.

Let’s all assume that the reason he “resigned” is so bad that it was even able to…
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Trump’s Insult Tweets in a Word Cloud Sillouette

Thanks be to reddit user creative_sal for sharing her genius with the world.  

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I’ve been a #Trump alarmist from the start, but what do I know…

Admittedly, I know not much about many things; but still, even with my unsophisticated eye I have been able to see the authoritarian writing on the proverbial [Mexican] wall long before Trump’s construction on it [deconstruction of it] will begin … Continue reading

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