Make no mistake, centrism is an ideology and it has consequences

I don’t play chess but if I did, I am sure I would equate today’s politics with three-dimensional chess. And in the game, the middle class and the poor are likely to be ill-prepared to win. Centrism has powerful allies. It must be repeated ad-nauseam, the American political game is played between two rails both…

Happy Xmas, Trump digs lumps of coal

The nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist church. HT Rev. Karen Clark Ristine. pic.twitter.com/YRIl8me63y — Matt Rindge (@mattrindge) December 8, 2019 Failing to win the “war on Thanksgiving” we’re all just smoking coal or is it “smocking” coal as Trump repeats a spelling error.  Solar and wind power are growing so rapidly that for the…

Chuck Todd frazzled Ted Cruz for his insane support for Trump

Chuck Todd gave Ted Cruz more than he expected as he did not get the normal treatment he was used to on Meet The Press.  He kept Cruz off balance for the entire interview. At the interview’s closing, Cruz did not even respond to Todd thanking him for the interview. Here are some examples of…

Here’s How You Can Make A Big Difference

Archives In solidarity,  Debra Schrishuhn for Alan, Mike F, Janis, Mike H, Donna, Dan, Dr Bill, Kimberly, and Bryan—your PDA National Team Support PDA’s Win 2020 Action FundClick to Make Monthly Gifts for Victories   2019 may be drawing to a close, but Progressive Democrats of America carries on our struggle for Medicare For All,…

Boom! if there were an FBI coup d'etat in 2016, we'd surely know it

Ben Wittes of Lawfare outlines some questions in advance of the Monday’s release of the IG report on the Russia investigation. Advance reports indicate exoneration. href=”https://twitter.com/benjaminwittes/status/1203307823926595585? (1) It is important to remember the big questions and allegations that make Mr. Horowitz’s investigation important: The President has publicly alleged a treasonous conspiracy at the FBI to spy…

WYFP? #Kremlin Annex protests

MFP is that not very many folks stop by the #KremlinAnnex even at week 73. It’s still an Open Thread so have at at.

Rudy to Testify? Really? [Updated]

All Washington is astonished that Trump, about to be impeached for putting the arm on Ukraine, sent his personal shyster back to Kyiv to do it some more. But remember that Trump thinks there’s nothing wrong with doing that, because he just knows Joe Biden was corruptly interfering in Ukraine’s legal system, if he can…

Trump says Rudy got 'a lot of good information' in Ukraine. Okay, then

Oh, hey, Rudy Giuliani is about to break the wackadoodle Ukraine conspiracy story wide open! This intel comes from none other than Donald Trump — the guy who thinks exercise is bad for you, vaccines cause autism, climate change is a Chinese hoax, Ted Cruz’s dad may have been involved in JFK’s assassination, Trump Tower was…

Weekly Recap: How You Can Mobilize For Progress

Archives In solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Mike F., Deb, Janis, Kimberly, Bryan, Dr. Bill, Donna, and Dan—Your PDA National Team Click Here to Demand Student Debt Cancellation!   This past week, Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) mobilized with thousands of Climate Strikers at hundreds of events nationally. Our activists are organizing to help elect progressive…