In a Strange Turn of the Screw, Trump Calls for His Own Impeachment

Editor's note: Just when you thought it couldn't get any weirder... it just suddenly does. Trump intentionally says many outrageous things, but crying out for his own impeachment? Tuesday morning... Trump sends out a remark pointing to some economic numbers in a tone which suggests he doesn't feel appreciated for all the fine work he does for all … Continue reading In a Strange Turn of the Screw, Trump Calls for His Own Impeachment

Why Trump Can’t Learn: An Educated Guess by a Veteran Teacher

https://youtu.be/rFGE3X6Yhj0 Dyslexia may explain a lot about the twisted behavior of the president. by Harriet Feinberg edited by O Society October 6, 2019 While dyslexia is mentioned now and then as one of the reasons Donald Trump is so ignorant of what it takes to govern in a free society, I want to explore it as foundational … Continue reading Why Trump Can’t Learn: An Educated Guess by a Veteran Teacher

Unfit for Office

    Donald Trump’s narcissism makes it impossible for him to carry out the duties of the presidency in the way the Constitution requires. by George Conway edited by O Society October 5, 2019 On a third-down play last season, the Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith stood in shotgun formation, five yards behind the line of … Continue reading Unfit for Office

Willful Ignorance, Faustian Bargains, White Exceptionalism, and Bart Simpson AKA What Trump Voters Do

by Sanford Schram edited by O Society October 4, 2019 Since Donald Trump declared victory in the early morning hours of November 9th, 2016 commentators incessantly bemoan the calamity befallen the U.S. And with good reason. As many people warned for months, Trump is unfit to be President and poses a real threat to the … Continue reading Willful Ignorance, Faustian Bargains, White Exceptionalism, and Bart Simpson AKA What Trump Voters Do

As a Foreign Reporter Visiting the US, I Am Flabbergasted by Trump’s Press Conference

https://youtu.be/I3hjFU9rNNY Despite being subjected to a daily diet of Trump headlines and images, I am unprepared for the president’s alarming incoherence when he's unedited by Lenore Taylor edited by O Society September 21, 2019 As a regular news reader, I thought I was across the eccentricities of the US president. Most mornings in Australia begin … Continue reading As a Foreign Reporter Visiting the US, I Am Flabbergasted by Trump’s Press Conference

Trump’s Foreign Policy is a Mafia Protection Racket

by Jeet Heer edited by O Society September 19, 2019 Donald Trump ran under the slogan of “America First,” which is a noxious expression of nationalism but at least shows the virtue of clarity. His actual foreign policy is much murkier, in no small part because his global business holdings make it quite plausible his … Continue reading Trump’s Foreign Policy is a Mafia Protection Racket

US-Russia nuclear war would kill 34 million people within hours and is increasingly likely, Princeton study concludes

Our team developed a simulation for a plausible escalating war between the United States and Russia using realistic nuclear force postures, targets and fatality estimates. It is estimated that there would be more than 90 million people dead and injured within the first few hours of the conflict. https://youtu.be/2jy3JU-ORpo Plan A by Jon Sharman edited by … Continue reading US-Russia nuclear war would kill 34 million people within hours and is increasingly likely, Princeton study concludes