Dereck Chauvin put his knee on the neck of George Floyd, stared into the camera and dared us to do anything about it. Donald Trump did exactly what Chauvin did – he put his knee on the neck of democracy, decency, legality. He stared into the camera and dared us to do anythingContinue reading “The boot of authoritarianism: if they thought for one minute they could get away with it”
If you are new to the Reality Winner story, this is an excellent place to begin. There are a number of things I disagree with in this podcast, especially the assumptions and analysis of Chris Hayes at certain points, but it is well worth listen to. https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/explaining-why-reality-winner-still-prison-kerry-howley-podcast-transcript-ncna1119756
It’s not just the corporate media who underestimate Trump.
October 20, 2020 Not long ago a friend of mine was complaining about MSNBC. “I don’t watch MSNBC anymore,” he said. “I’m tired of the blame game.” I didn’t question the statement since I figured I’d already pushed the conversation to its limit. That means, I had already opened my mouth at least once. InContinue reading “In my neck of the intellectual woods, we call it justice”