Dedicated to the Many Republican Enablers in Congress Every morning the mirror stares back at you, searching for truth reality honesty dignity and sees . . . none of the above. You’ve given us no choice. So we take … Continue reading
Like many of you, I’ve been struggling with the anger and frustration with yet another mass shooting, more dead kids and teachers, and a nation in mourning. But I’ve sensed a different, stronger, more visceral response to this one, a … Continue reading
A request to my representative in Congress, John Katko (R, NY-24): The challenge in writing to you about Donald Trump’s assault on democracy is to focus on the long view, to avoid getting caught up in his latest deliberate distraction, … Continue reading
Back when ‘merica was great, baseball teams “barnstormed” across the U.S., delighting fans young and old. None of those squads, however, packed stadiums like Donald Trump’s rag-tag Swampville 9. They lost a close one this week, 6-5 on a walk-off … Continue reading
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We held an “emergency rally” in the sanctuary city of Syracuse, NY, today, less than two hours after the 45th president of the United States pulled the world’s biggest polluter out of the Paris climate agreement. As one speaker so … Continue reading
The People marched today, in cities everywhere, to bring attention to the reality of Climate Change and its ramifications for the planet. Meanwhile at the White House, or perhaps Mar-a-Lago, the Plunder King sleeps.
The National Women’s March on Washington, D.C. Saturday was a truly transformative moment in our nation’s history. The title notwithstanding, it was more than a just a march of and for women. So many among the estimated million marched in … Continue reading
The fate of President-elect Donald J. Trump and democracy, explained by the Greek storyteller, Aesop, with a 21st-century update: 1. A scorpion and a frog meet on the bank of a stream, and the scorpion asks the frog to carry … Continue reading
Ladies and gentlemen, here is the President-elect of the United States of America. God help us all.
When we were eighth-grade classmates, Donald Trump and I used to pal around and do mischievous things. One winter day when we were walking to school, Donald and I conspired to have snowballs handy and wing them as hard as … Continue reading