Democracy in Descent

Events and decisions inhospitable to democratic standards continued this week…while justice may be blind, it needn’t be ignorant.

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America’s Greatest Export

While Simona never sought the “American Dream” she said that, “One day you look back and see yourself living it. I did not think I could have what I have.”

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Trump is no Marcel Marceau

Trump is such a terrible negotiator that he couldn’t negotiate his way out of a pantomime box.

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The New Calamity

“Give me your tired, Your poor, Your huddled masses And in exchange we’ll give you Stephen Miller.”

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Private Thoughts of a Republican Congressman

A Republican Congressman shares his private thoughts during his meeting with President Trump.

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Geppetto’s New Puppet

Geppetto’s prices have gone through the roof now that he built a puppet who’s nose doesn’t grow when he lies.

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At least he, was a Senator!

Blutarsky for President. At least he, was a Senator!

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VOTERS ANXIOUS OVER TRUMP OVERWHELM MENTAL HEALTH CARE WORKERS

“Our research indicates that the difference with this election is that it’s not so much about change, or concern with particular issue, rather there’s an overarching anxiety that a Trump victory will, to put it succinctly, alter the American way of life.”

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The Brexit – Trump Nexus

Brexit suggests that when that constituency can be allied to a conservative cause that has millions of other, more ideologically-motivated devotees, victory is possible. It suggests that hostility to migrants, a cynical trampling on the truth, and a cavalier disdain for expertise can work wonders, such is the loathing of anything that can be associated with the “elite.”

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