A South Carolina representative thinks she's called out Major League Baseball for moving the All-Star Game out of Atlanta because of Georgia's new voting law. But she's the one committing the error. There is a history in the U.S. of for-profit agencies requiring identification for items they've purchased. There is no such history of that … Continue reading FOX News: MLB’s hypocrisy on Georgia voting law evident
Remembering American myths
The terrible events that unfolded in Washington on Wednesday were another painful reminder that the myths of America often ring hollow. America speaks of exceptionalism, but remember how many Americans kill each other with little remorse. Unless the victim is considered pretty, white and female, the person who dies often does so with the country … Continue reading Remembering American myths
Joe Biden will be the next president of the United States
On Tuesday, America will take the most important step in ridding itself of the scourge of Donald Trump’s presidency. Joe Biden might not reach the necessary 270 (or more) Electoral College number on Election Night because roughly 100-million Americans already have voted. Multiple media reports have indicated a majority of those votes will be for … Continue reading Joe Biden will be the next president of the United States
Vote for a third-party option? Why not?
Photo: Anthony Moretti 18July2016 On Nov. 3, Americans might know whether Donald Trump will be returned to the White House for another term or if Joe Biden will become the next president of the United States. Of course, the answer will be determined once we know which man wins the requisite number of states in … Continue reading Vote for a third-party option? Why not?
In 50 days…
Photo: Anthony Moretti 18July2016 In 50 days, Trump or Biden, which man’s win will the world be eyin’? In 50 days, we will decide which septuagenarian will take the prize. In 50 days, we will admit which man is the preferred fit. In 50 days, a white man or a POC, which is a heartbeat … Continue reading In 50 days…
Hate will always be with us
UPDATE: A friend from Saudi Arabia noted that I limited the original post (below) to just politics and thus omitted, and therefore failed to acknowledge, the hate that is directed at people solely because of their religion. He’s spot on. The corrosive hatred of Muslims and Jews emanating from the top of the federal government … Continue reading Hate will always be with us