The DCCC

I encourage donations to individual candidates. You could give instead to the DCCC to support Democratic congressional candidates. That organization made some great decisions in 2018. And some bad ones.

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The Green New Deal

When the Green New Deal was submitted as a bill to Congress, I read it. Then I summarized it. This is what I got, Following the AAF's critique, after excluding the health care and jobs issues which can stand alone, without considering savings associated with its benefits, The New Green Deal would cost of $8 trillion.

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Hungary

Viktor Orban, the Prime Minister of Hungary, arrived in the United States on May 13. Donald Trump was glad to see him. Orban is creating an “illiberal” state that Trump would feel comfortable with – so long as he is in charge.

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The Axis Powers

Benito Mussolini coined the term. In 1923, he wrote, “the axis of European history passes through Berlin" Each member was expansionist. Each saw itself blocked by wealthy countries; their progress prevented. Is a new axis forming? Ultranationalists, creators of regimented societies which allow no internal opposition.

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The Axis Powers

Each member of the axis alliance was expansionist. Each saw itself blocked by wealthy countries; their progress prevented. Each opposed communism. Each promoted the military in their societies. They were fascists – ultranationalists, creators of regimented societies. They allowed no internal opposition.

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