2-minute reads 'n' listens

What’s 2017’s biggest banking fraud?

Remember way back in time, back in the old days of... 2016? Back then, Trump was on the political stump, promising that, by gollies, he would stop Wall Street bankers from scamming and robbing consumers and wor... Read more...

Hallelujah, Trump rushes to aid the needy!

Of all the people suffering economic pain today, who should get priority attention from the new President and Congress? Regular folks in our country say that those on the lower rungs of the economic ladder –... Read more...

Really and truly, who needs facts?

Here in America the word "fact" has a straightforward, rather obvious meaning: Truth, reality, something that actually exists. But we now find ourselves transplanted to a new, odd country – "Trumplandia. Her... Read more...

Why so many people loathe Congress

Uncle Sam wants you! Not the Uncle Sam who's the symbolic caricature of our country, but Sam Johnson. Although he's been a member of Congress more than a quarter of a century, it's unlikely you've ever heard... Read more...

What’s being taught at Koch Kollege?

Breaking news: An amazing new school for political activists is training thousands of people to be community organizers, using Saul Alinsky’s classic manual, “Rules for Radicals.” Called the Grassroots Leade... Read more...

Has America turned right-wing? Or nuts?

Buckle-up friends, it’s going to be a hairy ride. Start with Day One for President Trump (gotta get used to saying that). He will need to be up-and-at-’em no later than 12:01 am, for he promised during his c... Read more...

The new founder

When you think of America’s great Constitutional originators, names like  Jefferson, Washington, and Franklin come to mind. And, of course, Abbott. Last January, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott revealed that he has p... Read more...