Give GA SECSTATE Raffensperger Praise Where Praise Is Due

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Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger, a Republican, supervises Georgia’s electoral system. The office came under even more scrutiny this year than in other presidential election years. The system faced serious stress because Georgia for the first time faced massive numbers of mail-in voting–and the stress increased exponentially when it became apparent that the Democratic candidate might win the state. At …

The Racism Behind Trump’s Last Campaign Visit to Georgia

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I’m stunned that the  main stream media–like CNN and MSNBC–paid so little attention to the fact that Trump’s visit to Georgia on the eve of the election took place in the Congressional district of Marjorie Taylor Greene, a racist and a leading disciple of the extremist outfit QAnon. Trump got headlines in August when he praised Greene and called her …

Debate Sharpens Outlooks of GA Democratic Senate Candidates

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DeKalb County Democrats on April 28 sponsored a debate among the Democrats running to become the Party’s nominee to run against incumbent Senator David Perdue. Atlanta Journal and Constitution Report on the Debate Excerpts: Most of the incoming fire targeted Jon Ossoff, a former 6th District candidate who leads the polls, and Sarah Riggs Amico, who enjoys high name recognition …

Two Stunning Indictments of GA’s Ruling Republicans

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//Georgia’s morally and intellectually corrupt Republicans continue their march through Georgia// The AJC has recently published reports on how Georgia Republicans swim well within the mainstream of Trump’s Party by not giving a damn about the suffering of our less fortunate and elderly citizens. Rural clinic(s) scrambles to provide care amid maternal death crisis Medicaid limit, OBGYN shortage in Georgia …

Book Burning at Georgia Southern

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News report: A Latina novelist spoke about white privilege. Students burned her book in response. IndieDems Comment: What is there to say,except what a deplorable act by the book-burning students. A classic case of irony, in which the act committed by someone to protest what someone said about them, proves the accuser was right all along.

Trump’s Immorality, Criminality, Incompetence, & Corruption-On One Newspaper Page

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Make sure you check out the home page of washingtonpost.com today, October 11, 2019. Article after article spells out the total incompetence, corruption, and criminality of the Trump administration. Take a snapshot or preserve it whatever way you can. It’s a classic.   Below are some of the individual articles, but the page needs to be viewed online for its …

In Recognition of Georgia Senators’ Chiefs of Staff

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//Georgia’s two female Senatorial chiefs of staff: Loyal Trumpists to the end!// It occurred to IndieDems that probably few average Georgians know that both our United States Senators have female chiefs of staffs: Megan Whittemore for David Perdue and Joan Kirchner Carr for Johnny Isakson. (Her husband is Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr, himself a former Isakson aide).  Now, we …

GOP Mouthpiece: Use Defense Budget as Pork Barrel

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//The more unhinged Trump’s statements become, the more GA Republicans rally to his side// Republicans view the Washington post as second only to the New York Times as a purveyor of “fake news,” meaning, anything that differs with what Republicans think. But two of the Post’s regular columnists, Marc Theissen and Hugh Hewitt, are gushing supporters of Donald Trump. Hewitt …

Trump, McConnell Make Light of Political Murder. More GOP Mayhem.

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//Republicans incitement to, and commitment of, violence continues to grow// At a May rally in Panama City Beach, Fla., Trump delivered his usual lying rant about how the migrants on our southern border were staging an “invasion” of the United States.  He lamented, “How do you stop these people?” A voice from the crowd called out. “Shoot them!” Access the …

“Don’t Get Complacent. Things Really Are that Bad Under Trump”

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//Spelling out the moral & intellectual bankruptcy of the Republican Party// Fred Hiatt, editorial page editor of the Washington Post, today published a column that so cogently and eloquently sums up the colossal moral and intellectual bankruptcy of the Republican Party, we post it here in its entirety, hoping for forgiveness for what ever copyright rules we may have violated. …