Trump’s Travel Ban: The Point is the Ban, Not Safety

So Trump has his travel ban – a constrained version of it, to be further reviewed by the Supreme Court...

Trump Defining US in Tribal/Racial Terms

In addition to the ceaseless and tiresome lies that issue from his mouth (e.g., he did not do “very well” in...

Today in TrumpLand: Voter Suppression, Environmental Degradation, Social Insecurity

I made this mistake of glancing at the paper (Washington Post) this morning and was greeted by the following discouraging...

Trump’s Muslim/Refugee Ban

Trump has always betrayed those to whom he owes debts, and in Trump’s America so will we all https://t.co/QTnpWVXUoS pic.twitter.com/MLzGX6mnZb...

“Team of Rivals” -> “Team of Racists”?

There’s so much happening so fast I can’t keep up.  Here’s some of what I’ve been reading the last few...

This Is Not Normal and We Should Be Concerned

Click through from Dr Krugman’s Tweet to the article: “Major newspapers normalize Trump’s selection of white nationalist as chief strategist.“.  This...

John Lewis: Please Vote

Let us bend the arc of history toward justice once more. pic.twitter.com/JjkvA5ZKTj — The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) November 8, 2016 Thanks...

TPM: Kirk Mocks Duckworth’s Mixed-Race Heritage in Debate

From our friends at Talking Points Memo this morning: GOP Sen. Kirk Mocks Mixed-Race Heritage Of Dem Opponent Duckworth (VIDEO)...

TPM: ‘Daily Show’ Takes On Stereotype-Ridden O’Reilly Segment On Chinatown (VIDEO)

Sorry for the language, but sometimes a little outrage is well-placed. From our friends at TPM: After Fox News’ Jesse...

Chait: It Is Not 1968

Welcome perspective from one of my go-to voices, Jonathan Chait of New York Magazine: It Is Not 1968 By Jonathan...