Tag Archives: Democracy

The Threat to American Democracy

The anger towards gun restrictions among Republicans is a dangerous sign. The stance towards Obama has become far too inflamed and should be curtailed.

To Abrogate a President

Republicans continue to frustrate the Presidents agenda by blocking all nominees for his cabinet, regardless of the qualifications. This does not bode well for Liberal Democracy.

Solving Dysfunction in Washington

There are ways to solve the gridlock in Washington, some unlikely, and some downright dangerous. Without serious change by Republicans, none are likely.

A Sale of Two Ditties

Many memorable quotes came out of the elections, most of them distasteful conservative talking points. The two main combatants had their fair share.

How to Fix Medicare

There are ways to save Medicare, as the President has proposed, but other ways ought to be considered. None of them are conservative ideas.

America’s Fiscal Potentate

The people send representatives to Washington to represent their interests. Instead, those representatives prostrate themselves before Grover Norquist and the anti-tax ideologues.

The Mysterious Voter

Republicans are astonished that they lost the Presidency and the Senate, and the popular vote in the House of Representatives. There are good reasons why this is so.

The Scandal Machine

The current Republican frenzy over the tragic death of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya is their latest attempt to undermine the President, and ultimately American democracy.

The People’s Champion

President Obama’s return to office is an event of truly historic significance. History will look on him with kindness

The Presidents Mandate

The President won a clear mandate from the American people by winning both th electoral college and the popular vote. The House of Representatives should stop obstructing his agenda.