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The Only Good Reason I Know for Dumping Pelosi is a Rotten One

You've probably heard that in the wake of Jon Ossoff's loss in GA-06 there have been calls for Nancy Pelosi to step down from...

How the Russian-Hack Episode Shows the Need for Liberals to Stop Being Intimidated

The Washington Post last week published a big story about the Obama administration's struggles to figure out how to deal with what the intelligence...

Where There Is No Vision, the People Perish (Proverbs 29:18)

This piece will be appearing soon in newspapers in my very "conservative" congressional District (VA-06). ************************ With times as dire as these are -- with dark...

Rule of Law in America? It’s Up to Trump Voters

This piece has appeared in my very red congressional District (VA-06). ************* Let me demonstrate, in a few steps, why it is likely up to Trump...

A Better Human Story #4– Humankind’s Perilous Step into Terra Incognita: The Rise of...

All previous entries in this series can be found here. *********************** We now approach what may be the most pivotal part of what I’ve called my...

The Smear-Job Against Mueller Must Be Countered—Vigorously and Right Away

President Trump and his allies have begun a smear campaign against the Special Prosecutor, Robert Muller. He’s conducting a “witch hunt,” says the President....

Enmity in America, Echoes of the Civil War Era

This piece is appearing in newspapers in my conservative congressional district (VA-06). ********************* The other day, I saw some poll results that disturbed but did not...

Warn Trump Now: Firing Mueller Would Be an Impeachable Offense

I'm always looking for strategic ideas that might help in the critical political battle in which we are engaged in these times. This one...

Northam & Perriello, Pipeline & Dominion: The Money-Power Problem on the Ballot

On Thursday evening, I accompanied my wife, April Moore, to an event being held by Harrisonburg Indivisible. The event was an “educational forum” in...

Trump and the America Spirit: Turning This Lemon Into Lemonade

Preface: I believe strongly that even apparently implacable “realities” can be transformed by creativity at the level of the spirit. Which means that when...
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