Trump’s Legacy: Republican Bad Manners in the Gutter

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News story: A Cape Cod ice cream shop reopened — and faced harassment so bad one staffer quit Comment: I never even buy a lottery ticket, but if the truth could be known, I would lay bets that the people engaging in this outrageous bad behavior are Republicans. You know, the people who avidly support a President for whom vulgarity …

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 …

A Mother’s Warning: White Supremacists Are Attempting to Recruit Your Sons

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//The Republican encouragement of the white supremacist agenda gains force and spreads its tentacles among teenagers.// “A mother’s warning: If you have white teen sons, listen up …” Joanna Schroeder has a message for parents of teen and tween white boys: If you don’t pay attention to their online lives, the white supremacists will. “I’ve been watching my boys’ online …

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 Paves the Evangelicals Path to Hell

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The Washington Post recently published an extensive, balanced analysis of Donald Trump and his relations with the evangelical community: In God’s country: Evangelicals view Trump as their protector. Will they stand by him in 2020? By Elizabeth Bruenig Opinion columnist focusing on politics, religion and morality in public life. Education: Brandeis University, BA in English & sociology; University of Cambridge, Jesus …

“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. …

Is Trump a Blackmail Risk?

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Robert Mueller’s testimony before the Congressional committees has reinvigorated the question: Is Donald Trump susceptible to blackmail by foreign  countries? Trump and the Republicans’ refusal to take measures to counter Russia’s massive cyber war against the United States, focused on sabotaging our electoral system, raises alarming questions about Trump’s motivation. A recent media report examines the issue: Is Trump a …