Tag Archives: republicans

An Irresistible Force

This Republican Congress creates an artificial crisis every few weeks or months. No nation can successfully govern itself under these conditions.

The Republican Despots of 2012

2012 was a year marred by political dysfunction, with Republicans seemingly incapable of doing the work for which they were elected. This does not bode well for 2013.

Congress Diddles while Earth burns

Republicans persist in their callous disregard for the most important issue of humanities existence, preferring to expend its energy on marginal social topics.

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.

Burning Planet

The presidential campaign covered many irrelevant subjects, but the single most important problem of our time got no air time whatsoever.

Why I refuse to vote for Romney

Mitt Romney has shown himself as inept, tone deaf to the needs of the people and utterly incapable of assuming the mantle of President of the United States.

Its my party and I’ll whine if I want to

Republicans love to complain that something or someone is conspiring against them because facts or events turn against them. They should learn to accept the facts.

March to Authoritarianism

Republicans strong move to the right is worrying. Sensible people need to be vigilant to guard against extremism.