Is It Time for Trump to Go?

October 01, 2019

With only 24 hours in a day and so many people out to get him, Trump is so busy trying to slay his foes that even his faux friends can’t keep up with the effort. Never has this been more apparent than in the present Trump abuse of power scandal. This all has been and will continue to be...

Zelensky and Trump Share a Hyperreal Friendship

September 26, 2019

Reacting to the latest scandal, which seems to have convinced some hitherto hesitant members of Congress to launch impeachment proceedings against US President Donald Trump, the White House chose to publish its account of what Democrats have implied as an incriminating telephone conversation....

Impeach Now, Ask Questions Later

May 02, 2019

Go boldly where Mueller should have gone, to state clearly and unequivocally that Trump is a crook. When times are bad, it always seems that bad people win. When times are good, bad people always win. When bad people win, the rest of us almost always lose. Of late, bad people are succeeding...

Dilma Rousseff’s Impeachment Was Not a Coup

May 24, 2016

Rousseff’s impeachment aside, the truth is that her government was a tragedy for Brazil. “There are three sides to every story: mine, yours and the truth,” as my high school teacher used to say. But in the information age, the most important asset to public opinion is not the truth, but...