Some of last year’s political fear mongers warned that this or that presidential candidate (usually Trump) would be our first dictator. Since both candidates were so ominous (even despicable) that they possessed […]
About Dirk Droll
Posts by Dirk Droll:
I can’t believe that there are still a lot of people out there, especially self-ascribed “liberals,” who keep bemoaning Hillary Clinton’s well-deserved loss and flinging around blame like monkeys do with their […]
The North Carolina General Assembly – being dissatisfied that a “Democratic” candidate inched out a narrow victory in the governor’s race – recently wrapped up a special session in which the Republicans […]
In other words: Goodbye, First Amendment. Since the G.W.-Cheney regime, several important parts of our Bill of Rights have been increasingly buried under unconstitutional “laws”: The Patriot Act, the Military Commissions Acts, […]
Our society is one based on the principle of human-to-human competition or what I like to refer to as a dung heap society. Especially in the U.S., we are indoctrinated as children […]
As I wrote yesterday, we have never had a democracy, and here is one of the reasons why.
Since the housing crash, and the Great Recession it triggered, large numbers of people have finally awoken from the stupor of their preprogrammed lives to realize that something is wrong. Then came […]
As I have pointed out before, “conservatism”, “liberalism” (and, to some extent, even “progressivism”) are sheer canards. We all wish to conserve many things and also want to have liberty and progress. […]
People on many sides of the political spectrum may appreciate this very deep and coolheaded analysis. Here is the video of the speech and a link to a typed summary:
Friends, as I have been busy explaining all year, the “Democratic” and Republican party are like the two arms of the establishment. Trump is proving it as I write. Both parties work […]
Oh those horrible candidates! As someone who was neither born into the establishment nor entered it later by walking over corpses, marrying rich, or some other unlikely turn of events, I […]
Though the big shots may game the system, politics isn’t a game for the rest of us (humanity) who must live with the consequences.
If anybody genuinely wonders why many Bernie supporters will vote Jill instead of Hill, and why no amount of heckling and gaslighting will make them “fall in line” behind Hillary like obedient […]