Stand By Your Country

The strident Trump defense is coding and awaiting burial beneath the freshly shoveled dirt of racism. Even the once exuberant Trump defenders such as Boris Epstein and Rick Santorum are offering meek defenses in attempts to avoid the flinging poo hurled by a flailing and scared president.  The desperation is palpable, just this week, according…

“Stand Back and Stand By”

Former Vice-President Joseph R. Biden fought the instinct to punch President Donald J. Trump in the nose last evening. The scowling pruned face expression of disdain displayed by the president last night was just short of him sticking his fingers in his ears and poking out his tongue. Give ole’ Uncle Joe credit, he wanted…

2019, the year the press tried—and failed—to stand up to Trump

With Donald Trump becoming the first American president to be impeached in his first term, while holed up in the White House tweeting endless attacks around the clock like some internet troll, 2019 should have been the year the Beltway media finally shed its signature timidity and forcefully stood up to him. This should have been…

Where Do State Laws Stand on Abortion?

http://www.axios.com/… Axios news site has rundown on the current state legal status of abortion, which is changing almost day-by-day. Obviously there will be a flurry of activity in state legislatures if the Supreme Court overturns or seriously changes Roe versus Wade. In such an event, half or more of the states seem likely to ban…