Opinion: House To Decide If Our Future Is As An Exceptional Democracy Or An Ordinary Dictatorship

Trump riffs on impeachment at Turkey pardon

The way we answer the call for Donald Trump’s impeachment will reveal whether we want America to continue as an exceptional democracy or to become an ordinary dictatorship.

The House Judiciary Committee is debating two articles of impeachment, namely obstruction of Congress and abuse of power.   If, as expected, the articles of impeachment pass the committee, they’ll move on to the House. read more

Trump Uses Twitter To Declare War on the Spirit of The Constitution

Anyone who pays attention knew a Friday morning twitter tantrum was imminent. For while Trump prides himself for his ability to use the element of surprise, there are two things for which he is so predictable it must sting his fragile ego. Trump will obsess over media coverage of him and when the coverage isn’t favorable he’ll tweet that it’s fake news. In Trumpland, the emperor decides what is true and what isn’t. Anything that makes Trump look good is “true” anything that shows him how he really is, is not.