An Essay on Hate in America

August 26,  2017 Hate is on the rise in America and our President is doing little to stop it. Frankly his tepid condemnation only serves to encourage it. It’s now been two weeks since the horrific events in Charlottesville, Virginia. Two weeks allows commentators like me the time to take a deeper look at the […]

Trump — An International Embarassment

In an unprecedented move Trump met with Vladimir Putin without his national Security advisor being present, which had the immediate effect of diminishing the importance and influence of former Army General H.R. McMaster. HR, as he is known, had a reputation for being able to stand up to the strongest bullies. Obviously he had never met Donald J. Trump