The New York Times: Weakened Democrats Bow to Voters, Opting for Total War on Trump

I love the title of this article. Right on! "Now, spurred by explosive protests and a torrent of angry phone calls and emails from constituents — and outraged themselves by Mr. Trump’s swift moves to enact a hard-line agenda — Democrats have all but cast aside any notion of conciliation with the White House. Instead, … Continue reading The New York Times: Weakened Democrats Bow to Voters, Opting for Total War on Trump

The New York Times: Liberal Activists Join Forces Against a Common Foe: Trump

The revolution will not be televised, the revolution will be live. "...Protesters who had focused on issues like police shootings of black people, a $15 minimum wage and climate change are collaborating against a common foe, President Trump. In cities and states, activists are exchanging civil disobedience tactics, pooling financial resources and showing up to … Continue reading The New York Times: Liberal Activists Join Forces Against a Common Foe: Trump

The Atlantic: What Effective Protest Could Look Like (How to Beat Trump)

Article written by a former Bush staffer. Food for thought! "You want to scare Trump? Be orderly, polite, and visibly patriotic. Trump wants to identify all opposition to him with the black-masked crowbar thugs who smashed windows and burned a limo on his inauguration day. Remember Trump’s tweet about stripping citizenship from flag burners? It’s … Continue reading The Atlantic: What Effective Protest Could Look Like (How to Beat Trump)

The Guardian: Forget protest. Trump’s actions warrant a general national strike

"Now, America is repeating its mistakes of the past. But our fellow citizens did not stand by idly as this happened. On Saturday, a large crowd of protesters had gathered outside Terminal Four at John F Kennedy international airport, and similar demonstrations were in progress at airports across the country. These protests succeeded in several … Continue reading The Guardian: Forget protest. Trump’s actions warrant a general national strike

Politico: Obama: I want to develop a new generation of Democratic talent

Obama is still our President, just remember that. And while I am going to forever miss having our current President, I am looking forward to seeing what else this man can accomplish! "With his days in the White House numbered, President Barack Obama has begun considering the role he will play in rebuilding the Democratic … Continue reading Politico: Obama: I want to develop a new generation of Democratic talent