As The Donald Turns

As The Donald Turns; Lying Liars Who Lie

We are in an age where some try saying facts are no longer linear. Or that the truth is malleable based on one’s perspective. The staff at As The...

Bernie Sanders is the Migrant Caravan for Establishment Democrats

What the heck does that title mean? It's a far less complicated explanation than you might think. This will not take very long, I assure you. Remember the 2018 midterm elections, and...

Reform for Prison, and More, Is Upon Us

Identity politics plague the American media cycle. This should serve as a sobering reminder that many American systems still rely on racism to survive. They don't truly want reform. We...

Why We Need to Invest More in PTSD Treatment for Our Veterans

America’s wars in the Middle East are some of the longest-running wars in US history, only barely falling behind the Vietnam War. The US has a huge number of...

Venezuela And The Great Blind Spot Of The Global Left

I am a Democratic Socialist. I would consider myself far to the left of center in American politics, but probably not as far left as most Europeans. In my...

The Midterms Have a Chance to Toss Things Up on Wall Street

New bipartisan support and policymaking can change many things. Before the outcome of the midterms, and before Democrats gained control of the House of Representatives, it was clear which...

Christmas And America Need Each Other

The following might seem like a hyperbolic statement, but I will attempt to explain why, in December of 2018, it is anything but: The power of Christmas is fading...

George Herbert Walker Bush and Daniel Ellsberg — The Difficulty Of Life

A year ago at this time, "The Post" was one of the most marketed and publicized movies in the United States. The film retold the story of The Washington...

MSNBC Continues To Hurt The Democrats — Not A Hyperbolic Statement

"But Matt, WHY do you keep insisting on certain points? We get it. Enough, already!" When I hear those kinds of well-intentioned statements, I typically respond with something to the...

Election Analysis Continued — Adjusting Standards

This was an historic election. This was a record turnout. Those two statements, mentioned a lot on mainstream media outlets the past few weeks, aren't even wrong... but like so...