Taking the Bait

It looks like the honeymoon period is over. After the two sides met initially, and vowed to work together to smooth the transition process, it appeared as though some form […]

Countering the Propaganda

Much is being made in the alternative media about the Portman-Murphy Counter-Propaganda Bill, a piece of legislation that is designed to “help American allies combat foreign government propaganda from Russia, […]

Pushing the Boundaries

The walls keep closing in around the Palestinian territories… And in as close as any US president has come to acknowledging their plight, the Obama administration declined to veto a […]

The Team is an Illusion

In a remarkable interview on CBS’ Face the Nation, Steven Colbert weighed in on where we are now as a country, and on the state of division we find ourselves […]

Merry Christmas!

  Merry Christmas to you and all of your family from I hope you have an amazing day with the ones that you love. Christmas, more than any other […]

The Crossroads of Liberalism

If it is to thrive, liberalism must have an answer for the pessimists, too… These words of encouragement came in an article from The Economist today, in a call to […]

Russian Plane Vanishes

A plane has vanished into thin air in Russia this evening soon after takeoff. All radio contact with the airplane has been lost. The plane took off from the resort […]

Tweeting Us Into Oblivion

A madman with his finger on the trigger… A sociopathic narcissist ready to push the button… What was tossed around as some unthinkable joke is now our reality. There was plenty […]

Obama Reflects

In a fascinating reflection on the Obama Presidency, Ta-Nehisi Coates of The Atlantic just published a series of interviews with the current President, who has less than a month left in […]

Clearing the Air on Refugees

There has been, from the very beginning, an alarming amount of misinformation surrounding the debate on Syrian refugees in the United States. This issue has roots in extreme distrust towards […]