In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Suddenly, Trump has a Crew of New Whipping Boys

The White House has it’s political and PR game revved up and in good shape. It’s gotten some scandals thrown right into its plate, and it won’t get out of attack mode. President Trump Tuesday called Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s apology for allegedly anti-Semitic remarks “lame,” saying she should resign from Congress or at least her post of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. This follows

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Washington Post News Article Suggests Northam Deserves a Break

The Washington Post tapped three reporters to write a piece suggesting that even though a photo of a man in blackface next to one in a Klan outfit appeared Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook page, he’s not a racist and never was one. The article, complete with photos of a young Northam surrounded by black people, may very well be a fair piece.

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Virginia Gov. Northam’s Potential Successor denies Sex Assault Charge

The situation in Virginia is beginning to seem like the gift that won’t stop giving for Republicans and President Trump. Gov. Ralph Northam has a photo on his medical school yearbook page showing him — or someone — in blackface. And now his potential successor, Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, is rebutting a sexual assault charge. — Justin Fairfax (@LGJustinFairfax) February 4, 2019 Meantime, it

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