Archive for December, 2017

The UN, The US and Jerusalem

Most of the world opposes Israel’s occupation and colonization of Palestinian land on the West Bank, but nobody is willing to do anything concrete about it.  That’s mainly because the world’s most influential country, its only genuine superpower, stands ready ...

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How is this liar different…?

Another post about Trump’s mendacity? Yes, another, and so I suppose I have to confess that I am a bit obsessed about this subject. Why? Trump is dangerous and destructive and ugly in so many ways; why is it that ...

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Out of Balance

The last I saw some 11 Democratic senators have called upon Al Franken to resign. I have already explained my opinion—which I see no reason to change—that he should not. (I do think that some kind of formal censure resolution ...

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Should Democrats be calling for the impeachment of Donald Trump? YES, for two reasons: First, impeachment is the right thing to do. Second, it is the politically smart thing to do. Impeachment is the right thing to do because the ...

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