The 2008 DC Comics thriller, The Dark Knight, is one of my favorite modern movies.
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President Obama and President-elect Trump have very little in common and, despite hollow public displays of bipartisanship, they are unlikely to have a chummy relationship with each other during the Trump presidency.
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Lost in the uproar of the out-of-left-field 2016 victory by President-elect Donald Trump (R-Russia) was the equally surprising re-emergence of Julian Assange.
The end of the calendar year is often looked forward to by many working people as a time when holiday bonuses and cost of living adjustments make their paychecks a little bit […]
The New Year is upon us and, with it, the Republican-led 115th Congress began their work anew on Capitol Hill. Republicans on Capitol Hill face a daunting legislative calendar in the month […]
The United States is a representative democracy, wherein the nation’s citizens elect officials to represent their interests, as opposed to a direct democracy, which allows for the direct involvement of citizens in […]
Back when I was in grad school pursuing my Master of Public Administration, a question was often posed by my various professors about whether or not the government should (or can) be […]
Donald Trump employed many catch phrases, during his presidential run, that sought to morph some of his campaign’s root themes into easy-to-remember lines. Some of his favorites included: “Build the wall,” “Lock […]
It’s hard to believe, but back in the 1990s the United States and Russia were budding global allies. The fall of the Soviet Union in 1991 opened up the opportunity to leave […]
Donald Trump’s political rise within the GOP was unprecedented, but, so, too, was the equally-remarkable fall from grace suffered by the party’s former standard-bearer, Mitt Romney.
Much has been written (and will be written) about how Donald Trump’s presidential campaign fundamentally changed basic norms of political campaigning, which have been practiced by presidential candidates in this country for […]
While most families in America are getting in a festive mood as they prepare for the holidays, a certain Senator from Arizona has been downright Ebenezer Scrooge-like. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) had […]
There are plenty of things about politics that fascinate me (both good and bad), but the sheer abundance of hypocrisy in it all is a personal favorite of mine.
The presidential race is now in a critical stage, as early voting is well underway in dozens of states and both candidates are in the process of making their closing arguments to […]
The talk of a “rigged election” continues to dominate coverage of the 2016 presidential election, as Donald Trump seeks to line up his excuse(s) for what now seems like a sure electoral […]