Andrew McCabe has stood down from his role as Deputy FBI director, noticeably ahead of his already-planned retirement in March.  One might think that Trump had something to do with this, what with his having repeatedly voiced his disapproval of McCabe, accusing him of imaginary corruption, mocking his wife’s political ambitions and asking him who…

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Part I: Those Who Shape Our Lives People are often asked, “Who was an influence in your life when you were growing up?” or “Who did you look up to when you were young?” For me, it was my teachers. Especially, the ones who took the extra time to help me master a difficult subject,…

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Theodore Roosevelt

Remember Theodore Roosevelt? You know, the president who basically created the modern Federal government? And who, in spite of his many admitted shortcomings, was never-the-less one of the most important and effective presidents in US history? And who, by the way, championed conservation? Well, he had kids. In fact, he has a modern name-sake, Theodore…

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The Orange Wonder will be doing his State of the Union speech this p.m. It should be fascinating, to say the least. In fact, it could go down in history for being among the most bizarre presidential statements on record. Why? Well… Item: Der Drumpf will, in effect, be selling advertising on his speech. According…

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by Marc Keyser 
Let the Rich pay their own damn Taxes
! News commentator Lawrence O’Donnell had this to say about the Trump Tax Bill, “You are seeing in the United States Senate on the Republican side of the aisle, with this tax legislation, is the ugliest display of pigs at the trough that I have…

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Elephants and Pixies

About a thousand years ago, in summer 2016, there was a rumour going around that Ted Cruz was the really dangerous Republican candidate. “You think Trump would be bad?” People began to scoff. “Hooo, boy, it’s Cruz you’ve got to be worried about! He’s the real right wing lunatic!” Eighteen months later and we can…

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White Women Fleeing The GOP

So it seems that White Women are finally wising up. They are increasingly leaving the Republican Party and voting for Dems. According to a recent ABC/Washington Post poll, the GOP is hemorrhaging voters at a distressing rate. In particular, White Women, who worked so hard to put Trump in office in 2016, and who have…

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Map of Malta

Malta is comprised of a small group of islands with a disproportional number of crooks and grafters and a rather weak sense of morals and rectitude.  Here are a few of the most recent irregularities I have noticed: 1. Janice Bartolo, the partner of Justice Minister Owen Bonnici, has landed a senior managerial job at…

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Michelle Lujan Grisham

I recently wrote a post entitled ” How Dems Can Immediately Save DACA.”  (See https://usaunify.org/liberalresistance/dems-can-immediately-save-daca/) I argued that the Democrats should insist that the budget extension last week should include a provision requiring Homeland Security to accept renewal DACA applications, at least for the period of time of the budget extension.  That is what the Ninth…

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