In my last post I had a message for the pundits who are warning Democrats not to overdo their Trump opposition: the strong, fervent opposition to Trump is a feature not a bug. This is a good thing: “I was born a few years after the end of the Vietnam War, but never in my […]
I’ve noticed that there are some who keep warning the Democrats that they are overdoing their opposition to Trump they sound like Cassandra. Tom Nichols is a conservative who has been very critical of Trump. But he argues that liberals and the media have been too critical of Trump. “Constant panic undermines his critics and boosts his […]
I agree it’s a good exercise to look at many possibilities to expand your imagination in terms of where we’re going. “When faced with highly uncertain conditions, military units and major corporations sometimes use an exercise called scenario planning. The idea is to consider a broad range of possibilities for how the future might unfold […]
In many ways Trump is the counter FDR. He gave us the entire form of our modern New Deal government. FDR was a GOP nightmare as he used executive power to make the government activist. Trump is the hope of the GOP that the New Deal can be reversed. Fittingly the GOP has more power […]
In a major defeat for Herr Trump a Washington based federal judge has temporarily struck down his entire Muslim ban. Yes, I know the media has been euphemistically calling it a travel ban. But the effect of it has been to ban a large number of Muslims who already went through a tough visa process […]
I'm Mike Sax and I'm a first time Congressional candidate for the NY 2nd Congressional District. Like many Americans after the November 8, 2016-a day that truly will live in infamy-I have decided to put my hat into the ring for the first time.