Now everything’s a little upside down, as a matter of fact the wheels have stopped What’s good is bad, what’s bad is good -Bob Dylan, “Idiot Wind” “‘Can one be well while suffering morally? Can one be calm in times like these if one has any feeling?’” –Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace This… Read More The 2018 Midterms
Things we do not desire, which I do not prefer to list, do exist in this universe but not in here, where our hands are touching like water touches the surface of the Earth as we float a little, on a black, leather couch and watch a fictional cop and a criminal shooting bullets at… Read More A Romantic Evening
Activist Philipos Melaku-Bello, who says he is “past my mid 50’s,” sits on his wheelchair in front of the White House every day, sometimes for as long as 16 hours, according to an ABC report. The Daily Mail reports that Melaku-Bello has been doing this since 1981. Melaku-Bello’s protest is part of the William Thomas Memorial… Read More Exclusive Interview: Activist Philipos Melaku-Bello Sits In Front of the White House In His Wheelchair Every Day to Protest. He’s Been Doing It Since 1981.
Yes, the president of the United States can, legally, be indicted. I made that declaration in front the Capitol Building- home to the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. Not only did I say the President could be indicted. I added that he should be indicted. A number of legal and policy experts however, beg to… Read More PUBLIC COMMENT LIVE: Yes, the President Can Be Indicted
Yesterday twelve former senior intelligence officials issued a joint statement saying that President Trump’s removal of former Director of the CIA John Brennan’s security clearances has “everything to do with an attempt to stifle free speech.” The officials added, “We have never before seen the approval or removal of security clearances used as a political… Read More PUBLIC COMMENT LIVE: THE FIRST AMENDMENT IS UNDER ATTACK; AN ATTEMPT TO STIFLE FREE SPEECH
[My response, my story, my fundamental principles, for the record, part 1 of 2] [My response, my story, my fundamental principles, for the record, part 2 of 2] I pay attention to my critics because I value transparency, accountability, and intellectual discussion about challenging issues, especially in the realm of politics because policies directly affect… Read More PUBLIC COMMENT LIVE-Why I Am a Democrat: Response to a Critic Who Calls My Views “Very Unrefined” (a manifesto of sorts)
“You can’t constitutionally impeach a president for these reasons. Please stop,” my Facebook friend said to me while I was video streaming live on Facebook discussing a plethora of grounds for impeaching President Donald Trump. Another Facebook friend chimed in, saying “You MUST have a crime” to impeach the president. In fact, they are… Read More PUBLIC COMMENT LIVE: The President Does Not Have To Commit a Crime to be Impeached (Pilot)