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T Rump Positives

    I'm tired of writing thousands of words to amplify T Rump's failings and all the compelling reasons he shouldn't be our president, so I'll stop.  For now. I want, instead, to focus on a positive message about our president; things T Rump does well and...

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Minoritarianism

Minoritarianism Big word.   In short, it translates as a government led by a minority, not a majority. As an American, this is inconsistent with my definition of democracy and my concept of democratic rule.   And this is where we find ourselves today.  ...

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Being Conscientious

Being Conscientious   Thanks to T Rump, I'm a member of a new constituency of voters:  The Conscientious Party. Yes, my wife and I have voted for Democrats in the past.  Rarely. We've also voted for Independents.  Rarer still. We believe in smaller government. ...

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Ratifying Sin

Ratifying Sin   Regardless of all the flagrant, debasing and ugly things T Rump says, does and tweets, we live in a Representative Democracy and, we the people, possess the ultimate “Say-So” on the acceptability of his behavior. We can ratify it and, in effect,...

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BE THANKFUL, IF…

  Many T Rump supporters who live on land their families have owned for generations near the Mexican border are learning some painful lessons. *Eminent Domain:  Our government can “legally steal” [a valid oxymoron] your real property due to what the government...

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Arrogance of Power

Arrogance of Power What I witnessed during T Rump’s impeachment inquiry was less a display of hyper-partisanship between the prosecuting Democrats and the defending Republicans, but more an incendiary clash between Democracy and Monarchy. Most witnesses were...

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