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The Professor: Realities and Challenges in the Trump era

A fictional discourse between a learned political science professor and his students.

In little over a month, I’ll be seeing some of you in my honors seminar. 515 more words

Intelligence & Politics

The Professor: Russia and Elections

A fictional discourse between a learned political science professor and his students.

I stress in my seminars that the modern political scientist or journalist must know how to think outside the box, have a solid understanding of history and, above all, a strong dose of logic and common sense. 379 more words

Intelligence & Politics

He Fights

Evan Sayet                                                                                                                       Jul 13, 2017

My friends constantly ask me if I’m not bothered by Donald Trump’s lack of decorum. They ask if I don’t think his tweets are “beneath the dignity of the office.” 1,101 more words


They Persisted

They persisted in refusing to accept an election that they knew to be legitimate.

They persisted in pushing a Russian collusion story that they knew to be false. 185 more words


Saul Alinsky rulebook

*Saul Alinsky was a radical Marxist community organizer who worked in Chicago. He is said to have influenced Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. What do you think?*


The Professor: Divided America

The following is a fictional account of the dialogue between a political science professor and the students of an honors seminar in an East Coast liberal arts college. 543 more words

Conservative Views

Alinsky at work in D.C.

What is going on in Washington, D.C. these days smacks of a couple of Saul Alinsky’s “Rules for Radicals.” Alinsky, for those unfamiliar with him, is considered the “father of community organizing.” His “rules” are meant to guide radicals in their efforts to bring down organizations including the government. 202 more words