Monthly Archive: January 2017

Divining Insurance Industry Silence On Obamacare Repeal

Kevin Drum asks an interesting question about the curious silence of the insurance companies regarding the chaos surrounding GOP plans to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, or any of its variants, and the disastrous effect on...

Again, Our Institutions Will Not Save Us

I know I’m coming across as an alarmist but I truly do believe that there is still far too many in the media, in Congress, in business, and among our fellow citizens who have...

Quick Recap Of Trump's Short Press Appearance

Trump’s quick news conference is all about deflection. After a gratuitous shot at Chuck Schumer’s “fake tears”, he just gives a list of all his incredible achievements re Ford, GM, Lockheed Martin, and US...

Four Important Takeaways From This Weekend

I think there are a number of important takeaways from this weekend. First, although it may seem like this Muslim ban was hastily rolled out, there was clearly a fair degree of planning that went...

Natural Weekends – Clouds Of Unrest

It has become increasingly more difficult to do the normal things you would do because Donald Trump, Steve Bannon, and their GOP sycophants are close to turning the United States into an authoritarian country....