Category: Politics

Reconciling the three Democratic parties 

With President Donald Trump’s Dr. Demento impersonation undermining his own party, the road should be open for Democrats to sweep the next election cycle. And, for the first time since their horrif… Source: Reconciling the three Democratic parties – Orange County Register

Democrats’ trust-busting hypocrisy

Some progressives are disappointed that the Democratic Party’s “Better Deal” agenda for the 2018 midterms doesn’t go the Full Bernie. Sure, the Democrats are proposing a minimum wage hike and anti-trust reforms. But there’s no single-payer health care or free college tuition to be found. Still, “Better Deal” suggests that centrist, pro-business Clintonites are in full retreat. […]

How Trump Has Driven Jewish Conservative Thinkers To Brink Of Extinction 

Over the coming years, environmental scientists will probably chronicle the many species that Donald Trump’s presidency has brought to extinction. Political scientists may add another: the conservative Jewish intellectual. I’m using the phrase in a specific way. By “intellectual,” I mean someone who traffics in ideas, not tribal or partisan loyalties. By “conservative,” I mean […]

JP Morgan CEO lashes out at ‘stupid sh**’ coming out of DC and says it’s embarrassing to be an American abroad

Jamie Dimon, the chief executive of the nation’s largest bank, vented his irritation with politicians and the news media on Friday, arguing that the nation is spending too much time bickering instead of solving real issues. His comments came during calls with reporters and Wall Street analysts to discuss JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s latest results […]

Mexican illegal immigrant who has been removed from the US SEVEN times had ‘drunk 12 beers and was driving at 100mph’ when he crashed his van and killed a father-of-three

An illegal immigrant, who has been removed from the United States seven times, had consumed ’12 beers and was driving at 100mph’ when he crashed his van and killed a father-of-three. Nemias Garcia-Velasco, 32, who is from Mexico, was going over 100mph when he lost control of his 2001 Dodge Ram work van and crashed, killing 58-year-old […]