“These are the times that try men’s souls.” – Thomas Paine, English-born, American philosopher and activist.
Taken from Paine’s essay, The American Crisis, those words were meant to inspire American revolutionaries as they faced an extraordinary moment of character.
Considering our current crisis, what … Read More
“So, he’s going to do the investigation?” – President Donald Trump, in a phone call to Gordon Sondland in Ukraine
Why is this man smiling?
Gordon Sondland, the man literally in the middle of the president’s impeachment inquiry, appears happy as he walks to a … Read More
In January 1972, John Dean, White House Counsel to President Richard Nixon, met with Attorney General John Mitchell and others to hear a plan proposed by G. Gordon Liddy for intelligence-gathering for Nixon’s re-election campaign. After the plan met with resistance, Liddy scaled it back … Read More
On July 16, 2019, Michigan’s Republican representative Justin Amash tweeted the following:
“If you’re a Republican, please ask yourself if the party really represents your principles and values. You don’t need to become a Democrat. Simply stand up for what is right. America’s tradition of … Read More
The first warning came on September 5, 2018 when The New York Times published an anonymous Op-Ed from “a senior official in the Trump administration.”
“The dilemma,” anonymous writes, “which [Trump] does not fully grasp, is that many of the senior officials in his own … Read More
I first met David Krieger at a talk he gave in 2000. What impressed me was his passion, commitment and soft-spoken approach to ending nuclear weapons, worldwide, (and I thought getting people to live more ethically was difficult!)
Founded in 1982, The Nuclear Age Peace … Read More
It’s no longer about right vs. wrong; it’s about Democrat vs. Republican.
It’s not about looking at the facts; it’s about looking at the latest tweet from the president.
It’s not about loyalty to the Constitution; it’s about loyalty to a corrupt president and his … Read More