In a normal week, Elizabeth Warren’s speech at Netroots Nation last weekend would have driven several days’ worth of news and opinion pieces. Unfortunately, it was not a normal week: few weeks are in these days of Donald Trump and white supremacy marches. The events in Charlottesville drowned out what should have been a dramatic… Read more »
Trump and the alt right will be a curse on the GOP for decades to come.
Donald Trump’s character defects are so flagrant and his childish affect so obvious, that managing his communications is practically impossible. Amazing as it may be in the year 2017, the proper response to white supremacist rallies continues to confound the president of the United States. Coming off his catastrophic response to the events in Charlottesville,… Read more »
Of all the critiques of western monotheism, perhaps the most troublesome is the theodicy, also known as the Problem of Evil. It’s a three-part syllogism that contains its own inescapable contradiction: if God is all-knowing, all-powerful and all-good, then evil should not exist. Because evil exists, at least one of the postulates must be wrong… Read more »
With Bannon gone, watch for Trump to grow even more erratic.