I don’t think it’s a coincidence Fox News had three black people on their news station to discuss whether Obama is a “unifier-in-chief or divider-in-chief.” It’s sad how the race card is being used…this is what our country has come to. You get called a racist if you don’t agree with the president. I guess everyone forgot the president is half-white too. When people have to play PC games to avoid ignorant criticism, we have a problem.
Donald Trump won in 2016 because he could pinpoint an issue in voter psychology: that America was not a fraction of its former self (which was true) and that HE could (narcissistically) make it “great again!” This message appealed to millions, quite likely because nostalgia is easy to tap into and his message was ambiguous […]
From the Guardian: Decline and fall of the American Empire Key passage: “Let me put an alternative hypothesis. America in 2011 is Rome in 200AD or Britain on the eve of the first world war: an empire at the zenith of its power but with cracks beginning to show. The experience of both Rome and […]
“Under democracy one party always devotes its chief energies to trying to prove that the other party is unfit to rule — and both commonly succeed, and are right.” ~H.L. Mencken