WHAT WE MUST DO NOW Part 1

“We The People-Type Planning” Has Become Essential to America’s Survival. We’re not talking here about planning ala 19th Century Marxist Socialism. Our world has changed dramatically over two centuries since Marx lived and wrote. Advancing technology, high finance, global trade and much more are but the most visible aspects calling us to be both pro-American […]

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TRUMP’S “RALLY AROUND THE FLAG” EFFECT

New data from PRRI show that amidst the major shifts in public life due to the coronavirus pandemic, Americans are more likely to view President Donald Trump favorably. Nearly half (49%) of Americans say they hold favorable views of Trump, including 24% who say they have very favorable views. President Trump’s unfavorable views now stand […]

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TRUMP’S “RALLY AROUND THE FLAG” EFFECT

New data from PRRI show that amidst the major shifts in public life due to the coronavirus pandemic, Americans are more likely to view President Donald Trump favorably. Nearly half (49%) of Americans say they hold favorable views of Trump, including 24% who say they have very favorable views. President Trump’s unfavorable views now stand […]

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What Could Follow America’s Trump Slump?

Robert Kagan says we’re all too ripe for further shocks, not unlike those besetting our great-grandparents in the Twentieth-Century’s first half. Kagan, a neoconservative with the Brookings Institution, says the COVID-19 crisis puts America in danger of a “double-whammy.” The reason? Our international relationships under this president have frayed. Under Trump, we’ve offended historical allies […]

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Trump-Slump: Inept Coronavirus Leadership Costs America One Vital Month

  Technical flaws, regulatory hurdles and lack of organized leadership cost a month of testing that could have slowed the virus’s spread. The Trump administration’s Dr. Anthony Fauci told members of Congress, the early inability to test was a “failing” of the administration’s response to the deadly outbreak. Now he’s the target of claims he’s […]

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TRUMP SIGNS BILL-BIGGEST ECONOMIC RESCUE EVER

America’s 2 trillion-dollar stimulus package has cleared the Senate, the House and the President. Millions of households will receive direct payments of $1200 plus an added $500 per child benefit, with benefits phased out at higher income levels. Enhanced jobless aid now includes payments to freelancers and gig workers. A loan program will channel aid […]

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