Galileo’s ideas regarding the earth revolving around the sun were condemned by the Roman Catholic Inquisition in 1633, denying scientific truth. Unbelievably, America... Read More
In a flurry of “breaking news” reports, the media this morning covered the indictments of Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and of Manafort’s longtime... Read More
American government has entered into a new era. Instead of using experts and scientific data to determine the nation’s policies, President Trump’s instincts and gut... Read More
Pity the poor members of the gun lobby, the NRA, and gun manufacturers. Think of how terrible they must feel knowing the products they are pushing in Congress have been... Read More
The assassination of dialogue via “political correctness” from the right, and the literal assassination of a career by organized blogswarm is FAR MORE DANGEROUS than any ill-considered tweet by a CBS (former) employee.
Angela Merkel handily won the German elections today but also empowered a monster that has already upended domestic politics and could disrupt liberal democracy for... Read More
Independent prosecutor Robert Mueller has made document requests from the White House which show he is focusing on President Donald Trump’s firing of security... Read More
For Americans and others inhabiting the planet Earth, this has been a year where being alive has been associated with danger. The threats have come from both nature and... Read More