The one Secret Service text turned over to the January 6 committee

The one Secret Service text turned over to the January 6 committee

Reports say that the Secret Service deleted text messages relating to the events of January 6, the date of the insurrection on Capitol Hill. According to news reports, in response to a subpoena from the January 6 Committee in the House, the Secret Service was only able to retrieve and turn over a single text…

Racism is easy

Racism is easy

Nobody talks about it, but racism is efficient. That’s why it’s so common. I’m not talking about burning crosses or shooting up supermarkets. I’m talking common everyday racism. Should I hire her? I don’t know if customers would relate to somebody who looks like that. I’ll hire him instead, he looks like a better choice….

Four radical post-midterm moves for the Democrats

Four radical post-midterm moves for the Democrats

The political landscape is about to shift for Democrats. It’s unlikely they’ll control both houses of Congress after the November midterm elections. So in the lame-duck sessions that follows the election, they should kill the filibuster, pass major legislation, increase the size of the Supreme Court, and nominate four new justices. Oh yeah. And Joe…

On abortion, it’s bodily autonomy. That’s what Roe v. Wade got wrong, and why it’s been overturned

On abortion, it’s bodily autonomy. That’s what Roe v. Wade got wrong, and why it’s been overturned

Everyone is shouting right now. All my friends are telling me what I have to do, what I ought to do, what I should have done, regarding the Supreme Court’s ruling on abortion. In my experience, shouting doesn’t help. No one listens when you are shouting, and shouting never lasts very long. The question is…