Tag: George W. Bush

Martin Luther King, Jr and the American Presidency

Martin Luther King, Jr and the American Presidency
“We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The following was originally posted on January 21, 2013, a simpler time, when most Americans would have laughed at the idea of a Donald Trump presidency.  For today, let’s go back to that time: Michelle Obama was... Read more »

Martin Luther King, Jr and the American Presidency

Martin Luther King, Jr and the American Presidency
“We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The following was originally posted on January 21, 2013.  At that point in time, most Americans would have laughed at the idea of a Donald Trump presidency.  For today, let’s go back to that time: Michelle Obama... Read more »

Terrorism, WMD and things that go bump in the night

Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction are two terms first burned into our brains during the Bush (43) administration, mostly as a result of the attacks of 9/11. No one can argue with the threat or consequences of terrorism in our cities. No one can argue with the potency of fear as a great uniter... Read more »
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Bush v. Bush: Political disconnect or father-son rivalry?

Bush v. Bush, of course refers to George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States and his son, George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States. The Bushes were only the second father/son team to ascend to the presidency in American history, the first being John and John Quincy Adams, 2nd and 6th... Read more »