Donald Trump Owns the Shutdown

The spinmeisters are hard at work trying to create the illusion that it is everyone’s fault but Donald Trump’s that the government shutdown on Friday. As hard as they try, and the Trump surrogates believe, there is but one reality that is inescapable, it is Donald Trump’s fault that the U.S. military, federal workers and… Read More Donald Trump Owns the Shutdown

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Donald Trump Overwhelmingly Rebuked at the United Nations

Quick, what do North Korea and Iraq have in common with Donald Trump? Trump has joined an exclusive club of people who have been overwhelmingly rebuked by the United Nations General Assembly. Yesterday, the General Assembly took up Trump’s insistence in upsetting the tentative peace between Israel and Palestine by announcing the U.S. would be… Read More Donald Trump Overwhelmingly Rebuked at the United Nations

Trump Can’t Even Offer Me Relief from the Healthcare Fine

So, for the last few weeks, I’ve been secretly hoping that Donald Trump scored a legislative win. Yes, me, of all people, was hoping that Donald Trump signed into law the tax reform package that has made its way through Congress. It wasn’t the tax breaks for the corporations I was looking forward to. Nope,… Read More Trump Can’t Even Offer Me Relief from the Healthcare Fine

The NY Port Authority Attack and the Build the Wall Movement

Once again, a terrorist targets the United States and once again he proves that the danger to the United States from ISIS-inspired terrorism isn’t from México nor the U.S.-México border. But the Mexican-haters and immigrant-haters are nonetheless using the recent terror attack as a reason for the wall and travel ban on immigrants from certain… Read More The NY Port Authority Attack and the Build the Wall Movement

Pearl Harbor and the Mexican Friendship that Extends Beyond Politics

Today is the remembrance of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that officially brought the United States into World War II. As the day’s remembrances play out today, it is important to note which countries came to the defense of the United States and which were the enemy. For me, as an immigrant, it is… Read More Pearl Harbor and the Mexican Friendship that Extends Beyond Politics

Donald Trump Jr. Colludes with an Enemy of the United States

Trump and surrogates are pretending its not illegal to communicate with foreigners regarding elections and thus Donald Trump Jr. communicating with Wikileaks is much ado about nothing since no laws were broken. It may be that laws were not broken, but that fact does not negate the fact that Donald Trump Jr. colluded with a… Read More Donald Trump Jr. Colludes with an Enemy of the United States

The Republican Civil War Courtesy of Trump

Although Donald Trump and surrogates like to tout fictitious Donald Trump triumphs, the fact remains that as of yesterday, Donald Trump has not been unable to deliver any substantial legislative promises. Trump promised his voters a “magnificent wall” on the U.S.-México border, the repeal of Obamacare and tax reform as his major signature items. Ten… Read More The Republican Civil War Courtesy of Trump

Making America Great Again 10 Examples of the Trump Toddler

Make America Great Again was Donald Trump’s battle cry for the presidency. Obviously, the phrase is supposed to denote prestige in both the country and in the presidency. Almost everyone is aware that one of Trump’s cabinet appointees referred to Donald Trump as a f#*! moron. Rex Tillerson refused to acknowledge or deny whether he… Read More Making America Great Again 10 Examples of the Trump Toddler