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Is It Bernie Sander's Democratic Party Now?

Even as Bernie Sanders fails to gain traction in the Democratic Presidential nomination he has driven the debate further to the left and galvanized a segment of the party to his inequality themed message. 1,115 more words

American Politics

The Psychopathology of the Republican Candidates

Originally published November 24, 2015 on Nation of Change

As a lifelong student of psychoanalysis, I am led to the proposition that the behavior of the current crop of Republican candidates and their supporters can only be properly understood, if that, in terms of psychopathology. 494 more words


"Who In GOP Will Finally Stop Trump?": Do Any Of The Party's Leaders Have The Stones To Do It?

I’m still not sure it’s 100 percent clear that Donald Trump really understands that he’s a neo-fascist. He may not know enough history to be fully aware of the now-undeniable odor of his rhetoric and campaign. 975 more words


Ted Cruz praises pro-life advocate famed for believing abortion providers should be executed

In a press release on November 19th, U.S. senator and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz announced that he’d received the endorsement of Troy Newman, the president of pro-life group Operation Rescue. 183 more words

Politics And Government

Does Edwards Victory in Louisiana Offer Democrats a Southern Strategy? Probably Not

By now the political world has had time to absorb the shock of Jon Bel Edwards, a Democrat, upsetting by double-digits GOP Senator David Vitter in the Louisiana Governor’s race.   845 more words

American Politics

Please Explain Donald Trump and Ben Carson

I’ve been interested in politics recently, both Canadian and American. Overall, it’s been very interesting.

On the Canadian side, we’ve got a new Prime Minister and government with a cabinet that seems well-chosen. 175 more words