Tag Archives: Mitch McConnell

Republican Overreach

Alan Zendell, July 30, 2022 I’m not one to say I told you so, but in case you either weren’t paying attention or thought I’d made up fake numbers about why gasoline prices have spiked so much, here’s what The … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Politics

Alan Zendell, July 16, 2022 It’s often been said of how diplomacy works that the only thing worse is having none at all; in that event, all international disputes could erupt into armed conflicts. Every nation, including the United States … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Tale of Two Presidents

Alan Zendell, June 30, 2022 This is about two men. One has dedicated his life to serving his country. The other has dedicated his life to serving himself. If they hadn’t both been presidents of the United States, we probably … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Supreme Court + Hypocrisy = Religious Tyranny

Alan Zendell, June 25, 2022 No one was surprised when the Supreme Court issued its ruling overturning Roe v. Wade Friday. Despite all the hand wringing and despair on the part of three-fourths of our country, we knew this was … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trump’s Waning Fortunes

Alan Zendell, June 1, 2022 After predicting that there was no way an ignorant, immoral narcissist like Donald Trump could win the presidency in America, I don’t make predictions anymore. I clearly misread what is obvious in retrospect. Barack Obama’s … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Murder of Children

Alan Zendell, May 31, 2022 When I was a chld, my father bought me a fish tank. He taught me how to keep it clean and how the filter worked, how to feed the fish, and how to recognize when … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Of the People, By the People, For the People

Alan Zendell, May 27, 2022, Abraham Lincoln thus defined democratic government. The concept and the images it evoked were the central ideas of his political philosophy, to which he often returned, most notably in closing his Gettysburg Address: “we here … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

War (and other) Crimes

Alan Zendell, May 25, 2022, Most of the civilized world is appalled by the unprovoked violence Russian soldiers have rained on Ukraine. The nonstop shelling of once beautiful, productive cities which Valdimir Putin considers legitimate targets has continued for three … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Trump’s Election Conspiracy

Alan Zendell, April 27, 2022 One of the most noteworthy aspects of the events of January 6th, 2021 was Vice President Mike Pence’s courage and integrity in standing up to the barrage of attacks from Donald Trump’s election team. Pence’s … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breaking the Logjams

Alan Zendell, January 11, 2022 Logjams are fascinating. There’s nothing really holding all those logs together, no ropes or wires or nails. What keeps them all locked in place is the pressure of flowing water holding them in place against … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment