Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, wasting no time after Hillary Clinton’s stunning defeat in the wee hours of November 9, issued a brief statement later in the day and then launched full-steam ahead on a tour to promote his new campaign memoir, Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In. Continue reading Bernie Sanders: I’m Baaack!
As Donald Trump was walking to the podium to give his victory speech, it looked to me like he was about to cry.
Perhaps it was simply fatigue. After all, it was 3 a.m. and the end of a grueling campaign that would have exhausted anyone, let alone a 70-year-old man. Even so, with the ultimate spotlight upon him, you would think a Rising Leo would be beaming ear to ear. Continue reading America to Trump: You’re Hired
Bernie Sanders wins Wisconsin, earns another Post hit job; Clinton pushed for 2011 Panama trade deal, Sanders foresaw tax haven hell; were the Panama Papers really leaked?; death knell for capitalism … Continue reading Links & Commentary 4/6/2016
Sanders wins Nevada in state caucus, New York Times runs post-mortem on his campaign; Kasich says brokered GOP convention would be cool; the Panama Papers: Who will investigate the investigators? Continue reading Links & Commentary 4/4/2016
Only Hillary can beat the fascist, Nazi, socialist, commies running for president. Got it? Sanders meets with tribal leaders in Seattle, spurns AIPAC; the “gig economy” sounds new but it’s the same ol’… Continue reading Links & Commentary 3/21
Romney backs but doesn’t endorse Cruz; profile of a Hillary voter (sort of); NYT’s ridiculous excuse for stealth editing; the improbable event that will alter the course of the election; the incomparable Ray Merriman . . . Continue reading Links & Commentary Weekend 3/19-20
Tuesday primaries round-up; Rubio drops out after losing to Trump; media ignores Bernie’s speech about moving forward; centrist groups with ties to Clinton red-bait Bernie; why Trump’s nomination isn’t a given… Continue reading Links & Commentary 3/17
Ohio voters switching party affiliations ahead of the primary; what really happened at the Trump rally; Hillary gets authentic; What was Bernie doing during the drafting of Hillarycare? Obama’s foreign policy legacy… Continue reading Links & Commentary 3/15