Trump Wants a Witch Huntto Burn the Whistleblowers

This week, a sitting United States senator and the president of the United States shouted and demanded that a Whistleblowers: Honesty in America from Washington to Trump, put it: protecting whistleblowers is in our American DNA. The bottom line is that identity of or even the motives Trumps whistleblower are moot. What we know now is that everything he said has been corroborated through the testimony of people with direct knowledge of the call between president Trump and the president of Ukraine. Thats the reality the president and his allies simply do not want to deal with. Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

E. Jean Carroll Is a Hero for Stepping Into the MAGA Meat Grinder

Its not every day that one of Donald Trumps accusers file a defamation suit against him, but Monday, E. Jean Carroll did just that. Carroll is an advice columnist and writer. She made the scene in New York in the 1980s and was friends with my mother, Erica Jong. Ive written about her a bunch of vows to sue his sexual assault accusers in order to intimidate them. But now that a court recently ruled that happened. He also use that same horrifically misogynistic not attractive enough defense against reputation. Included in the allegation is Trumps denial of ever meeting Carroll: Regarding the story by E. Jean Carroll, claiming she once encountered me at Bergdorf Goodman 23 years ago. Ive …

Democrats Big Night Is Bad News for Trump

Donald Trump has deprived us of so much: newscasts the children can watch, Vladimir Putin as our enemy, Angela Merkel as our ally, forgoing Latin phrases like quid pro quo in everyday conversation. And now hes taken away the truism that All politics is local. Trump made the Kentucky governors race all about him, traveling to the state Monday night to throw his full weightfor an hour and 20 minutesEven Mitch McConnell might need an extra lump of sugar. Already at an 18 percent approval rating, and with his likely challenger former fighter pilot Amy McGrath outraising him last quarter, the majority leader made his bed with Trump and it will be hard to throw off the covers off now. …

After 25 Years of Cowering, Its Time for the Democrats to Get Tough on Guns

Its unclear how many more Americans need to die from gun violence before Donald Trump and the GOP support measures to end the carnage, but thankfully the 2020 Democrats have made championing laws to reduce gun violence a key issue. This is a far cry from past presidential campaigns, when Democrats feared that addressing guns would cost them politically. Over the weekend, Joe Biden abandoned his lets work with the GOP to find common ground approach and instead made it recently rolled out a detailed plan to reduce gun violence by 80 percent that includes not just an assault weapons ban, but raising taxes on gun manufacturers and establishing a federal licensing system for gun owners. As Warren criticized by …