We’ll see how this plays out, but the results from yesterday are not a massive statement in either direction.
Texans don’t vote, until one day they do.
There is only thing Donald Trump could say that would give Republicans second thoughts, “You know, those Black Lives Matter protesters are making a lot of sense.”
Republicans have moved so far off the established political spectrum that primary challenges from the center have begun to look promising.
What can we do specifically to move our representatives toward action on gun control?
Diversity is about more than the humane tolerance of others, it is an evolutionary imperative. We will master a world of looser, more diverse cultural ties, or fall behind those who do.
So far, we’ve seen none of the secondary shocks (like the collapse of Lehman Brothers) that convert a “correction” into a “crash.” However, as this band of nitwits continues to exercise power, the more pointless damage we’ll incur. Every system has its limits. We are exploring ours.
If you haven’t seen these two films I’d encourage you to make watching them a Black History Month project.
Never lose sight of the bedrock of success in American politics: Get more of your voters to the polls than your opponent does. You do that through appeals to fear and hope, in that order.
A political orphan’s guide to current events.