Category: Progressives

Does Congresswoman Ilhan Omar raise the question her own allegiance?

Does Congresswoman Ilhan Omar raise the question her own allegiance?
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has raised eyebrows with some pointed remarks about Israel’s influence on American foreign policy. Omar has taken aim at both the Jewish nation and Jewish supporters here at home, many of whom are members of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). Omar may be unaware of Christian support for Israel,... Read more »

Ralph Northam, Democrats and the insanity of a circular firing squad

Ralph Northam, Democrats and the insanity of a circular firing squad
By the time you read this, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam may already have resigned. If he did, it was probably anticlimactic and, for the most part, beside the point. Resignation may have been Northam’s best option, but I could argue either side of the issue.  The people of Virginia elected him and it should be... Read more »

Is It Possible That Even the Most Progressive Among Us Can Suffer a Bout of Deplorability?

Is It Possible That Even the Most Progressive Among Us Can Suffer a Bout of Deplorability?
If you’ve been here before, you know that I’ve been rippin’ on Donald Trump since he first threw his hair into the presidential race back in June of 2015.  I’ve had only contempt for the man since 2011. I was also quick to snatch up and use the term “Basket of Deplorables,” first coined by... Read more »
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