Issues With Anger

Issues With Anger

It was clear in 2016 that dissatisfaction with the political establishment was a powerful force in the Democratic nomination process and that bore out in the general election of Donald Trump. The media has largely ignored the context behind this populist outrage....
Finding Rock Bottom

Finding Rock Bottom

How do you keep your head above water when assaulted by a constant stream of hate and violence?  It seems like week after week, the chaos raining down from on high keeps coming. Riding the Downward Spiral On May 17th, the Senate confirmed Gina Haspel, a proponent of...
Liberal Intolerance

Liberal Intolerance

A curious thing happened the other day. Not once but twice I ran into conservatives crying hypocrisy. The repetition of that specific word struck me because until recently I’ve seldom heard it from the right. It smacks of a talking point that bubbled up in the...