1. A brief history of US Latin America policy, its relevance for today, and analysis of what is going on now

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    July 16, 2019 by epoetus

        Putting aside whether or not there really is a spike of migrants from Latin America, as a previous …
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  2. The Right Wing strikes back

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    July 4, 2019 by stephenshubert

    There are paid and unpaid volunteers seeking to undo the efforts of the legislature to correct the imbalances in the …
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  3. Let’s have a discussion: How did the first round of 2020 Democratic Presidential Debates go?

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    June 29, 2019 by epoetus

    Given how far away the primaries are it is interesting to consider what to expect from this first round of …
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  4. June 23, 2019 by stephenshubert

    Is the DNC Missing the Boat on Climate Change? BY WENDY BECKTOLD | JUN 19 2019 That climate change is real and requires …
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  5. Does the President want a war so that he can win re-election? Or does he just like being a mean-spirited bully?

    June 19, 2019 by epoetus

    Today it is Iran, yesterday it was Venezuela, Mexico, China, and North Korea, and who knows what tomorrow will bring. …
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  6. Compassion, Humanity, Opportunity, Inclusiveness, Change and Equality (CHOICE) defines the path to the “Hearts and Minds” of Democratic voters in 2020

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    June 6, 2019 by epoetus

    What is the Democratic party strategy for winning in 2020? Has the DNC learned from its mistakes in 2016? What …
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  7. Why is the House Democratic Leadership reluctant to Impeach tRump?

    May 29, 2019 by stephenshubert

     Is America an Oligarchy?  Hedge Fund Billionaires Were Democrats’ Main Bankrollers in 2018 In the 2018 midterms, Democrats benefited more …
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  8. Curing Tax Inequities And Trade

    May 28, 2019 by stephenshubert

    An interesting article about coping with tax inequities. Click the link? States have an opportunity to act to close the …
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  9. What are “We The People” to do about the issues that matter – issues like abortion and climate change?

    May 27, 2019 by epoetus

    A first step: know your adversary and identify your limitations Elected Democrats and leadership have misjudged the course of our …
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  10. Devil’s Advocate: What is the point of voting for someone – Democrat or Republican – if the campaigns for the candidates from both parties are funded by Billionaires/Oligarchs? Democracy loses either way.

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    May 22, 2019 by epoetus

    photo credit to Forbes magazine This is the conundrum that voters have been grappling with for over 40 years, and …
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