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Democrats Need to Make the Political Case Against Trump’s Russia Policy

by D.J. McGuire “It was worse than a crime; it was a blunder.” – Joseph Fouché, Chief of Police for Napoleon (though often misattributed to Talleyrand) For Democrats, the...

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Russia-gate Harkens Back to the Bygone Days of Benghazi-gate

by Kevin Kelton For Americans over 19, today’s “Russia-gate” headlines harken back to a bygone era of the 2015 “Benghazi-gate” scandal and a time of hot yoga, iPhone Sixes,...

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I’m watching my former Party devolve before my eyes

by D.J. McGuire The title of this post comes – literally, word for word, from a lament of mine on Facebook as I gauge the reaction from Republicans to...

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The Fault Lies In Ourselves

by Kevin Kelton While we watch the slow, painful destruction of our political system, we should take a moment to reflect that we did this to ourselves. Every one...

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To What Standard Do We Hold Presidents?

by Rebekah Chodoff Kuschmider It was 1998. I was a 25 year old liberal. President Clinton, the first president I had ever voted for, was embroiled in an investigation...

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On Donald Trump’s Alarming Weakness on Communist China

By D.J. McGuire For those of us who look with a wary eye across the Pacific Ocean to the Chinese Communist regime, Donald Trump was something of a wild...

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Only Republicans “Forced” The Nuclear Option

by Kevin Kelton In the days since Senate Republicans voted to overturn the Democrat’s filibuster and confirm SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch on a mostly party-line 54-44 vote, I’ve seen...

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A Stolen Seat; A System Betrayed

By Rebekah Chodoff Kuschmider So, I’ve been stewing since Sunday night. For those of you who tuned in to The More Perfect Union “After Dark” episode that was released...

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Let’s Not ‘Hillary’ Elizabeth

by Kevin Kelton It’s already starting. The Hillarization of Elizabeth Warren. As if it’s not bad enough that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has started the GOP’s methodical vilification...

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With Respect to ‘Respect’

A lot of people are saying we all need to respect the office of the presidency, even if we don’t like the man. I respect the office. I also...

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Trump’s Healthcare Shell Game

It won’t take long for the Republican congress to use every trick in the book to defund, defang, and repeal The Affordable Care Act. The only question is, what comes...

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Hillary’s Unforced Errors: Confessions of a Clintonista

As a diehard Hillary Clinton supporter, I was sure she was going to win. I was wrong. But along the way, even I — a Kool-Aid drinking Clintonista —...

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New Evidence Proves Widow Did Not ‘Sock It To’ Harper Valley PTA*

by Kevin Kelton * With ‘fake news’ being the new rage on social media, The More Perfect Union website has decided to cash in on the clickbait jackpot. While...

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Pandora’s Inbox: The Death of Privacy

Do you know what the biggest issue of this presidential campaign has been, even though it has gone totally unmentioned? Privacy. We live in a time where nothing is...

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