Monday, March 27, 2017

Domestic Affairs

Domestic Affairs
Over the past several days the Republican American Health Care Act (ACHA), proposed to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act aka ObamaCare, has been shown to be nothing but a complete boondoggle in the making. Everyone from Bernie...
For all the progress Mississippi, has made over the years, it still finds itself at the bottom of most national rankings. Some of its more noteworthy un-honors are abysmal ratings in economic growth, poverty and unemployment. Throughout the years,...
Republican political leaders have long treated the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, as a devilish plot and used it to stir up voters across the country. Now they have released their own plan to reverse the “cursed’ ACA and...
John Legere, the “hip” CEO of T-Mobile, the allegedly pro-consumer telecom “un-company” that markets heavily to millennials, repeatedly trashed Donald Trump on Twitter last year but quickly began sucking up to him ever since he won November's  election. The T-Mobile CEO has nearly...
For some conservative Americans who are sitting back and watching protest and violent acts unfold across the United States in response to executive actions by President Trump, the world seems to have gone completely mad and they are disgusted...
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Bannon the Hutt

Steve Bannon is probably the strangest character in the rogues gallery that is Donald Trump's cabinet, an unrepentant white nationalist who has turned the Breitbart website into the veritable Der Stürmer of the alt-right. Or so we are told. Lest I...
Here we are nearly three months after the presidential election and there's hardly a day that goes by that Hillary Clinton's supporters don't blame her loss on something other than its very obvious cause, namely the fact that she ran...
Well. I have to admit, the Trump presidency turned ugly far more rapidly than I had anticipated. On the positive side, since I'm ever the optimist, I believe Hillary Clinton represented her own uniquely toxic threat to democracy and...
In 2005 the Marine Corps University published a paper entitled The Professional Military Services Industry: Have We Created a New Military-Industrial Complex? To consider that question now is the equivalent of asking if the Pope is Catholic. The United States...
Last week I left my safe space, my small town in Mississippi, to make a solo pilgrimage to Washington D.C. to check out the Trump inauguration. I had a few “small town girl visiting the busy city” moments while...