Biden and Trump Meet for Final Debate; Meeting May Mark Trump’s Swan Song; Falling Short of Their Pre-Debate Hype, Trump Surrogates Fail Again to Deliver the Hunter Biden Scandal Material They Have Been Touting; Trump’s Guest and Star Witness Tonight is Disgruntled China Trade Veteran Bobulinsky, Who Claims to Have Been a Business Associate of Hunter;
Result: So Far, Virtually No Exhibits or Documents Regarding the Alleged Corruption or Turpitude of the Bidens Are Available in the Public Domain; So Where’s the Beef?;
Trump’s Rage and Bluster Suggest Increasing Nervous Tension in Light of Pessimistic Polls; White House Handlers Fear Don May Show Up in Guise of Yosemite Sam
Biden Should Ignore the Fascist Clown Show and Hammer Mass Traction Economic Issues: Trump GOP Wants to Destroy Entire Obamacare-Affordable Care Act, with Devastating Consequences for 190 Million Americans; Trump’s Attack on Social Security Payroll Tax Would Bankrupt Pensions and Medicare During Next Presidential Term; Trump’s Refusal to Support an Anti-Pandemic Mobilization Has Caused Tens of Thousands of Needless Deaths; 80% of Trump’s December 2017 Tax Scam Has Gone to Plutocrats and Predatory Corporations, Not Working Families; $15 National Minimum Wage is Long Overdue; Moscow Mitch is Still Blocking Pelosi’s $3.2 Trillion HEROES Act, Needed to Support State Governments and Public Health Measures
On Fox, Dana Perino Repeats Warning to Campaign Spokesman Murtaugh that Trump In Any Case Cannot Hope to Build Election Momentum Based on Totally Unsubstantiated Allegations Against Hunter Biden; But Trump Keeps Trying Anyway;
A Distant Mirror: The Attempted Coup d’État of the Bankrupt Aristocrat Lucius Sergius Catiline in 63 BC; He Gathered a Base of Impoverished Veterans and Debt-Ridden Adventurers to Demolish the Roman Republic; The Plot Included A Camp for Armed Militia North of Rome; Catiline Was Defeated by the Orator Cicero Using Public Denunciation of the Plotters’ Activities and Strategy;
Breaking: Another Bungled October Surprise?: Trump’s DNI Stooge Ratcliffe Hypes Wave of Crude Threatening Emails Received by Democratic Voters in Pennsylvania, Florida and Other States; Ratcliffe Attributes Op Mainly to Iran, and Tries to Spin Emails as Anti-Trump Ploy; But FBI Director Wray Remains Aloof;
Within Hours, Reports Surface Trump is Enraged at Wray’s Failure to Deliver Frameups against His Political Foes; Don Wants to Install a Total Toady as Replacement;
Brennan, Clapper, Hayden, Panetta and Other Intelligence Veterans Condemn New York Post’s Alleged Hunter Biden Email Revelations As Having “All the Classic Earmarks of a Russian Disinformation Operation” and Being “Consistent with Russian Objectives” of Creating Political Chaos in the US, Deepening Political Decisions, Undermining Biden Campaign, and Helping Trump Get Elected; Reports Surface of Months of Preparation for Current Phony Laptop Op; Key Role of Giuliani Points to Dirty Pro-Trump Faction of FBI; Where Finally Are Supposedly Incriminating Tapes?
Would Be Dictator is Losing It as Election Defeat Approaches: He Bluntly Orders Barr to Start Witch Hunt Against Bidens; Still No Word About What Crime, If Any, Might Be Charged; Meadows Tells Federal Judge That Trump Tweets Have No Legal Standing, Meaning They Are Just Random Demagogy;
Fate of US May Depend on Very Bad Weather for November 3: As Democrats Bank Large Proportions of Mail In Votes and Early Votes, Trump GOP Becomes More Dependent on Votes Cast on Traditional Election Day: Rainstorms and Blizzards At That Time Could Be Decisive Factors for Turnout; The Distant Mirrors of Benjamin Franklin’s Traitor Son, and of French Chemist Antione Lavoisier, Executed During the Reign of Terror of the French Revolution;
Breaking: NYT-Siena Poll Gives Biden 9 Point Lead; Finds Americans Favor A New $2 Trillion Pandemic Relief and Stimulus Package, 72-21; But Moscow Mitch Chooses This Moment to Order Trump Not to Compromise with Pelosi!
Clumsy Pro-Trump October Surprise Ploy via New York Post Slanders Falling Flat; NY Times Reports Fox News Refused to Serve as Vehicle for Unproven Stories About Mystery Laptop; NY Post Reporter Who Finally Wrote Story Allegedly Refused to Let His Name Be Used in Byline; Leading True Believer Is Notorious Stooge Ratcliffe of ONI;
Mark Thiessen of Fox News Warns Trump Camp That Hunter Biden’s Escapades Will Not Be Winning Issue in This Crisis; He Suggests that Trump’s Last Hope Might Be 14% of 2016 GOP Voters Who Imagine They Are Better Off Economically, But Don’t Like Trump’s Scurrilous Hooliganism: If Trump Could Clean Up His Act, He Might Get Them Back; But Mystery Laptop Caper and Torrent of Vile Abuse Negate This Approach;
Reactionary Sen. Ron Johnson Floats another Innuendo against Hunter Biden; He Should Be Censured Like Joe McCarthy and Expelled from Senate;
Judge Stops Trump Plan for Cutting Food Stamps for 700,000 Families; Trump May Turn Out to Be First President with Negative Net Job Creation since Herbert Hoover;
Good Viewing for Pre-Election Season: Political and Cultural Lessons of the Tragedy of European Fascism, and a Very Timely Warning for US Today;
“Let Them Eat Scotus”: Moscow Mitch Condemned by Bishop William Barber for His Septic Cynicism and Lust for Power as Poverty Spreads; Yahoo News-New Gov. Poll Registers 11 Point Lead for Biden, 51-40; UpShot Gives Biden 4% Lead in Florida; Your Right to Vote: Use It or Lose It!
Twilight of Trump: Don Was Warned by US Intelligence and NSC Director that Scandal Materials Against Hunter Biden Dished Up by Bannon and Giuliani Were Likely Russian Intelligence Fabrications;
First Time as Tragedy, Second Time as Farce: Crude Attempt by Trump Gang to Repeat the Hillary Clinton Email Scandal of 2016 Is Failing to Gain Traction, NY Post Exposé Going Over Like Lead Balloon; Scant Interest for Umpteenth Warmed-Over Ukrainian Scandal as October Surprise;
Another 900,000 First-Time Jobless Claims; Widespread Immiseration Looms for Holiday Season, as Moscow Mitch’s Sabotage of Pandemic Relief Bills Continues; Joni Ernst of Iowa Still Does Not Know the Price of Corn and Soy Beans!
Nightmare Winter of 2020-2021 Now Clearly Visible; Center of Contagion Shifts to Europe; France Hits 32,000 New Cases in One Day; Virus Making Comeback in Italy; Field Hospital Goes Up in Prague, Czech Republic; US Experiences Biggest Flare-Up Since August; Trump Still Catatonic;
Absolute Majority for New Zealand’s Labour Party PM Ardern Running on Platform of Compassion and Successful Measures Against Pandemic is Bad Omen for Trump, Who Utterly Lacks These Capabilities Much in Demand Among Voters Everywhere;
Nausea: Low Ratings for Trump’s Town Hall on NBC-CNBC-MSNBC Compared to Biden’s ABC Appearance Point To Widespread Boredom and Disgust For Don’s Macabre and Mendacious Road Show Among Beleaguered Voters Who Need Effective Help, Not His Whining and Self-Pity; With His Treatment Cocktail Costing About $140,000, Don’s Promise to Deliver It For Free to Those in Need is the Hollowest Demagogy Yet; Trump Talks of Fleeing Abroad, But Most Americans Cannot Not Afford the Trip; Biden on Trump: He Has Gone Around the Bend, Is Living in a Dream World;
In Kyrgyzstan, Embattled President Jeenbekov, Driven into Hiding on Charges of Cold Coup by Rigging the Latest Election, Has Announced His Resignation, Citing Danger of Civil Strife;
Breaking: Votes Cast So Far Number 22 Million in 45 States, But GOP’s Fascist War on Voting Continues; Republican Militias Eye Anti-Voter Violence Around November 3; Total Election Turnout Appears Headed for 160 Million; Votes Cast So Far by Registered Democrats Exceed Republicans by 18%; Moribund GOP Sees Handwriting on the Wall!
Judge Barrett Discredits Herself with Fantastic Claim She Did Not Know About Trump’s Pledge to Destroy Obamacare/Affordable Care Act; She Also Failed to Mention Her Signature on Strident Anti-Roe Petition in Original Questionnaire She Submitted to the Senate; Many of Her Answers Suggest She Will Function as Handmaid for Trump’s Expected Coup d’État; Moscow Mitch Might Attempt to Pass a Placebo Covid Relief Bill with Minimal Benefits to Relieve Political Pressure on His Beleaguered Members as Collapse of the GOP Senate Majority Looms;
Making a Mockery of Trump’s Claims of Diplomatic Prowess with North Korea, Pyongyang Regime Displays New Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile and a New Liquid-Fueled Heavy ICBM that Can Hit US; This Country Urgently Needs Strategic Defense Based on Lasers; After Taiwan’s Ten Ten Day Celebration, Beijing Aggressors Issue New Invasion Threats; US Must Restate Commitment to Free China;
Pelosi Confirms that Trump Regime Policy is the Genocidal “Herd Immunity” Insanity which Has Dramatically Failed in Britain, Sweden, and Elsewhere; Herd Immunity Spells Abject Capitulation to the Covid Virus, Abandoning All Expensive Countermeasures and Courting Millions of Additional Cases; Basic Fallacy Is that Post-Infection Antibodies Are Supposed to Confer Immunity; But Such Immunity May Be Non-Existent or Tragically Brief, Making All the Terrible Sacrifices Pointless; White House Economic Honcho Kudlow of Wall Street Endorses the Crackpot Great Barrington Declaration, Current Focus of Malthusian Irrationalism; Program Claims to Care for the Vulnerable, Especially the Elderly, but Dotard Trump Is Incapable of Protecting Himself; Trump’s Public Health Guru Dr. Scott Atlas Peddles Herd Immunity to Azar of HHS;
Pelosi Correctly Counters: To Solve the Economic Crisis, the First Step is to CRUSH THE VIRUS!; Fifteen Million Voters Have Already Cast Ballots!
Disregarding Constitution and Laws, Barrett Refuses to Condemn Voter Intimidation, Opening Door to Armed Fascist Militias at Polling Places; She is Indifferent to Federal Statutory Ban on Voter Intimidation at 18 USC 594 Cited by Klobuchar; Barrett Cannot Say Whether President Has Power to Delay Presidential Election, a Timetable Which is Clearly Set by Constitution Itself; She Refuses to Endorse Peaceful Transfer of Power Between Administrations, and Will Not Commit to Recusing Herself in Cases Growing Out of Trump Machinations Around 2020 Election; Agnostic on Whether President Can Pardon Himself; Her Nomination Must Be Rejected!
Sen. Whitehouse Exposes Sinister Machinery which Has Produced Trump’s Judicial Nominees: the Federalist Society Has Been Decisive in Picking Judges, with Judicial Crisis Network Campaigning to Get Them Confirmed, with the Creation of Desired Case Opportunities and Orchestration of Phalanxes of Friend of the Court Briefs Telling Judges How to Vote in Key Cases; Goals of This Apparatus Include Allowing Unlimited Anonymous Dark Money in Campaigns; Marginalizing the Jury in Civil Cases; Weakening Regulation and Regulatory Agencies; and Relentlessly Eroding Voting Rights; Supremes Give Trump Permission to Halt Census At Once; Sotomayor Dissents, Citing Irreparable Harm Involved;
The Defeat of Trump and the Extinction of the Republican Party Loom Closer: Carville Argues That Democrats May Capture Georgia Legislature, Creating a Blue State on the Eve of Re-Apportionment; Cornyn in Trouble in Texas; Alaska Seen as Longshot Possibility for Dems; Veteran Operative Forecasts Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, and Ohio Results Will Be Known by 10:30 PM Eastern on Election Day, Eliminating Trump from Contention with No Chance to Game the Courts!
In Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Whitehouse and Dem Members Slam “Slap Dash” Hearings Called in Obedience to GOP Megadonors Despite Pandemic to Launch Extremist Ideologue Amy Barrett as a “Judicial Torpedo” to Destroy the Affordable Care Act; Her Protestations of Impartiality Reek of Hypocrisy; Dems Seek to Flip One Seat on Committee or Two Seats for Floor Vote to Stop Barrett Nomination;
Barrett’s Fanatical Hostility to Affordable Care Act/Obamacare Is Threat to Lives and Health of 20 Million Who Are Insured Through Exchanges, 17 Million Insured Under Medicaid Expansion, and 129 Million Who Need Protection f or Pre-Existing Conditions; GOP Senators Attempt Diversions by Railing at Non-Existent Anti-Catholic Campaign;
Biden Leads Trump by 12 Points in ABC-WaPo Poll; Trump Behind by 8 in Michigan; Biden Ahead by 10 in Wisconsin; Trump’s Itinerary Shows His Weak Points of Florida, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Iowa; Biden on the Offensive, Campaigns Among Workers in Ohio; Former Trump Voter: “He Lies Like a Rug”;
Barrett’s Doctrines of Originalism and Textualism Are Varieties of Bankrupt Legal Positivism and the Rejection of Natural Law as Summarized in Preamble; Her Preference for Formalism and Contempt for Outcomes, Results and Justice Are an Open Door for Dismantling Health Care and Roe, after Rubber-Stamping Trump’s November Coup!
From Kremlin to Beijing, Foreign Enemies Studying Chaos and Disarray of Trump Regime in Search of Opportunities for Aggression;
Another Superspreader Event at White House Headlined by Trump; Still No Clean Bill of Health from Doctors for Don Eight Days After He Entered Walter Reed; At Least Three More Contagious Events Planned for This Coming Week; Average of National Polls Show’s Biden’s Lead Slowly Increasing to About 10%; Observers See Unprecedented Bloodbath for GOP;
Trump Quarreling with Barr, Pompeo, and Wray Because Biden, Obama, and Wray Have Not Yet Been Framed Up;
Today Is Ten Ten Day, Marking The National Day of the Republic of China on Taiwan; Anniversary Commemorates the Wuehang Uprising of October 10 1911, which Ended the Ching (Manchu) Dynasty, Leading to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Establishment of the Republic of China as the First Republic in Asia on January 1, 1912;
Moscow Mitch and GOP Senate Austerity Ghouls Reject Latest Emergency Pandemic Relief and Stimulus Compromise of $1.8 Trillion; Sources Say Most Republicans in Senate See “No Political Benefit to Themselves” in Providing Aid, Which Is Shunned in Reactionary Rural States; Wall Street Poised for Dive when Speculators Conclude No More Liquidity Will Be Available
Pelosi and Jamie Raskin Set to Announce a New Commission of Medical and Other Experts Ready to Offer Opinions on When the President Is Unfit to Exercise Power; This Is the Body Foreshadowed in the XXV Amendment, But Not Implemented Until the Current Emergency; If Trump’s Sabotage of Stimulus Blows Out Financial Markets, GOP Support to Dump Trump Might Be Forthcoming;
Deranged Trump Demands Barr Arrest Obama, Biden, and Hillary; He Attacks Harris as “Communist” and “Monster”; Department of Justice Is Making It Easier for Barr’s Minions to Use Arrests Around Election Day to Sabotage the Vote; Trump Threatens FBI Director Wray for Not Approving His Crackpot Russiagate Theories;
Trump Skedaddles From Second Debate with Biden Next Week, Claiming He Fears Having His Mike Muted; By Dodging Virtually All Questions While Maintaining His Stoic Demeanor, Pence Takes His Place As One of the Great Sanctimonious Hypocrites and Liars of World History; Kamala Harris Coins Lasting Phrase of This Debate in Reference to GOP Health Care Wreckers: “They Are Coming For You” If You Have Pre-Existing Conditions and Need Health Coverage;
State Attorney General Dana Nessel, 2 US Attorneys, State Police, and Local Police Arrest 13 Armed Extremist Fanatics in Michigan; One Group Planned to Arrest Governor Kathy Whitmer and Put Her on Trial for “Treason” Over Shutdown of Gymnasiums; Plotters Said to Have Photographed Governor’s Vacation Home and Bridges for Explosive Devices to Divert Police Away from Crime Scene; Provision Made to Open Fire on Officers Arriving on the Scene; Second Group Planned to Assassinate Police Officers In Their Homes; Life Sentences Possible For Several Would-Be Killers Under State’s Felony Firearm Law; Prime Mover Appears to Be the “Wolverine Watchmen,” Thought to Be a Faction of the Boogaloo Boys; Were These The Addressees of Trump’s Infamous “Liberate Michigan” Tweet, or Are They Poll Watchers in Training?
Last Days of Pompeii at Trump White House As Staffers Despair After Trump’s Latest Debacles; In Hours After Torpedoing Any Hope for Aid, Stimulus, or Pandemic Relief Before November 3 Election, Trump Goes Berserk with Twitter Frenzy in Demagogic Attempt to Muddy the Waters; His Contempt for His Gullible Supporters Is Boundless; No Chance for Protections Against Evictions, Foreclosures, and Utility Cutoffs under Current Regime;
Concern Increases that Trump’s Manic and Hyperactive Behavior is Being Determined by Side Effects of Dexamethasone;
Trump Cratering in Polls, with Biden Ahead Almost Ten Points in National Averages; Lindsey Graham Reeling After Revealing GOP Plan to Cut Social Security Benefits to Maintain 2017 Tax Scam for Rich; South Carolina Slips into Toss-Up Category; McSally, Gardner, Perdue, Ernst, Collins, Daines, and Tillis All in Danger, Putting Senate Up for Grabs;
GOP Noise Machine Still Whining About How Trump Got Criticized After Public Overtures to Putin’s Russia and Recruiting of Pro-Kremlin Spooks into His Campaign;
Pope Francis Issues Encyclical Letter “Fratelli Tutti,” Evidently Timed to Coincide with US Elections; Pontiff Launches Powerful But Veiled Warning Against Trumpism and Populism on World Stage; Text Criticizes “Myopic, Extremist, Resentful, and Aggressive Nationalism” with “New Forms of Selfishness and a Loss of the Social Sense Under The Guise of Defending National Interests”; In Realm of Religion, Pope Says Some Feel Encouraged to Support “Narrow and Violent Nationalism, Xenophobia, and Contempt”; He Adds that “Racism Is A Virus that Quickly Mutates and Instead of Disappearing, Goes Into Hiding, and Lurks in Waiting”;
Breaking: ABC New Cites Internal FEMA Memo Reporting that 34 People Connected to White House Are Now Infected by Covid
US Administration Decimated by Trump’s Foolhardy Posturing and Malfeasance: Trump Speechwriter and Anti-Immigration Ideologue Stephen Miller Tests Positive for Covid; Most Members of Joint Chiefs of Staff Now Quarantined After Coast Guard Admiral Attended Reception for Gold Star Families at White House Attended by Trump;
Instability on Steroids: Qualified Medical Opinion Points to Dangerous Psychological Side Effects of Trump’s Dexamethasone, a Steroid Which Has Been Associated With Mood Changes Including Mania, Aggression, Psychosis, and Loss of Insight into Their Own Confusion, Especially in Older Subjects; Pelosi Speculates that Steroids Have Negative Impact on Thinking Processes;
Concern about Impairment Increased Today by Trump’s Abrupt Decision to End Negotiation Until After the Election with Pelosi and Congressional Democrats concerning Pandemic Relief and Stimulus Package; Democrats Wanted $2.2 Trillion, Down from Original $3.3 Trillion in May; Mnuchin Had Upped GOP Bid to $1.5 Trillion; Dow Index Fell by 375 Points, Reflecting Wall Street’s Dismay; Funding is Urgently Needed To Avoid Collapse of Jobs and Incomes Across US Economy;
Trump’s Surprise Move Came after Most Urgent Appeal Yet by Federal Reserve Chairman Powell, Who Called for Generous Stimulus, With No Fears for Inflation; Astounding Step towards Political Self-Destruction Spreads Consternation through GOP and Campaign Staffs;
In Eloquent Gettysburg Speech, Biden Outlines the Unbearable Costs of Division as Against National Unity;
Breaking: Pence Defers to Sen. Harris’ Request for Plexiglas Barriers in Wednesday Night’s Vice Presidential Debate; Reports Concede Trump Has Not Been Getting Tested Daily, Showing His Contempt for the Needs of the State; Trump Scores Largest US Trade Deficit in 14Years!
Trump Returns To White House After 72 Hours At Walter Reed with Vainglorious Gesture of Removing Mask; His Concern Was Film of His Triumphant Return, Not The Lives and Health of the Staff; Medical Observers Appalled At Gratuitously Foolhardy Behavior, Clearly Dictated by Image Obsession; Is He Struggling to Breathe?
Dr. Vin Gupta Tells MSNBC Trump May Well Have COVID Pneumonia, Which Can Include Feeling Great but Then Requiring Intubation in As Little as an Hour;
Trump’s Attending Physician Dr. Conley Cites HIPPA Privacy Rules to Hide Facts About Condition of Trump’s Lungs As Revealed by Chest X-Rays, MRIs, CT Scans, etc.;
Trump’s Treatment Is A Pharmacopeia Never Before Administered, Which Has Included Oxygen for Presumed Hypoxemia (Low Blood Oxygen) and Dexamethasone, A Powerful Steroid Typically Used to Prevent Lung Inflammation in Later Phases of Illness; But Dexamethasone Can Also Induce Manic and Euphoric Ideation, as In This Case; Trump Crows That He Feels Twenty Years Younger; Don Jr. Reportedly Sees Don as “Acting Crazy,” But Ivanka and Kushner Want to Encourage Trump to Be Trump;
Dexamethasone Alone Should Dictate That Pence and the Cabinet Invoke the XXV Amendment to Relieve Don of His Duties as Commander in Chief; Pence Should Stay at the White House to Guarantee Continuity of Government; But GOP Enablers and Toadies Do Nothing;
At Least 14 Cases Among White House Staff, Including Press Secretary and Two Deputies; Did Amy Coney Barrett and Her Husband Contract COVID in Late Summer, Before Her September 26 Debut;
Biden Delivers Outstanding Speech in Florida; Appeals to Hispanics and Haitians; Promises Nationwide Mask Mandate in All Federal Buildings and in Interstate Travel in Cars, Planes, Trains, Busses, and Ferries, Followed by White House Conference of Governors and Mayors;
Public Has a Right to Know Times of Trump’s First Positive Test, Last Negative Test, Lung Condition, and Viral Load, All Embargoed by His Spin Doctors; Somebody Tell Dr. Conley That Timelines Intrinsically Look Backward!
Regime’s Foolhardy Management of Pandemic Comes Home to Roost as United States Government is Crippled by Numerous Covid Cases; If Republicans Can’t Protect Their Leader, How Can They Protect Country?;
Despite His Reported Reluctance, Trump Hospitalized in Bethesda; His True Condition Not Clear; Pence Must Stop Campaigning and Stay Quarantined in White House to Ensure Orderly Succession and Continuity of Government; Pence May Soon Face Responsibilities Under XXV Amendment if Trump Is Incapacitated; Palpable Danger of Russian and/or Chinese Adventurism; Pelosi, Grassley, and Pompeo Must Also Shelter;
Trump Reportedly Needed Oxygen Friday Amid Reports of Cough, Fatigue, and Rapid Onset of Breathing Troubles; In Aside Caught by Cameras, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows Says Vital Signs Over Last 24 Hours Have Been “Very Concerning “; 48 Hours to Mid-Day Monday Seen as “Critical”; Adds That No Clear Path to Speedy Recovery Is Visible; Remdecevir and Regeneron Polyclonal Antibodies Administered;
Moscow Mitch Halts Senate Floor Action for Two Weeks; Tillis, Lee, Johnson All Infected; But Graham May Attempt to Start Hearings Sooner Despite Two Sick Committee Members;
GOP Election Machine Disrupted As Stepien, McDaniel, and Possible Backups Conway and Others Get Sick with Christie Hospitalized; Trump, Hicks, Stepien, S. Miller, and Christie Were Closeted for Days of Intensive Debate Prep; Trump’s Fateful Sept. 26 White House Rally for Barrett in Defiance of Natural Law Emerges as Likely Super-Spreader Event;
Trump’s Attending Spin Doctor Dr. Sean Conley Plays Dodge Ball, Succumbing Quickly to ETTD Syndrome; Offers Happy Talk and Confusion about Onset of Contagion, but No Data and No Timeline;
The Fearful Price of Building a Personality Cult around Heteronomy and Irrationality; Pandemic Is Not a Subjective Problem of Public Relations, but the Objective Reality of Life or Death;
Second Wave of Pandemic Inundates Europe as US Statistics Deteriorate; NFL Season Crumbling As Cases Multiply; Virus Has Only Begun to Fight and Is Impervious to Demagogy; Watch the Taiwan Straits and the NATO Border from Estonia to Poland!
Breaking: Five Desperate GOP Senators Join Democrats in Voting to Stop Trump’s Sponsorship of Lawsuit to Destroy Entire Affordable Care Act along with Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions; They Feared Voting the GOP Line On Eve of Elections; Defectors Include Collins (ME), Gardner (CO), Ernst (IA), McSally (AZ), and Sullivan (AL); Murkowski (AL) also Voted to Save ACA; Endangered GOP Senators Daines (MT), Tillis (NC), and Perdue (GA) Walk the Plank for Trump; The Bottom is Falling Out for Republicans in Wake of Don’s Debate Debacle;
House Dems Approve $2.2 Trillion Compromise HEROES Act with Zero GOP Votes; Moscow Mitch Will Should Explain Why He Keeps Sabotaging Covid Stimulus and Relief; As State Freezes on Cutting off Water, Gas, and Electricity Expire and Federal Cash Fails to Arrive, 179 Million Americans Will Soon Be Vulnerable to Utility Cutoffs Over Back Payments;
Pope Francis Refuses to Receive Pompeo at Vatican; North Korea Estimated to Possess 40 to 60 Nukes, Up 15 During Trump’s Term; Madman Kim Now More Powerful and Better Armed than Ever, Despite Exchange of Love Letters with Don;
Dilbert Cartoonist and Pro-Trump Opinion Leader Says He Is Horrified by Trump’s Debate Performance, Won’t Vote for Him;
Two Veteran GOP Dirty Tricks Artists Finally Indicted in Michigan for Spreading Lies and Intimidation about Voting by Mail;
Trump Aide Hope Hicks Has Tested Positive for Covid, Sources Tell CNN; She Has Flown With Don At Least Twice This Week;
Biden Tells Pro-Trump Fascist Gangs to “Cease and Desist,” Countering Don’s Call for Mobilization;
Trump’s Dictum of “Stand Back and Stand By” Points to Plan for Illegal Voter Suppression and Intimidation in Urban Polling Places on Election Day by Extremist Militias; Coup Scenario Includes Street Violence, Giving Trump a Pretext for Marshal Law to Stop Voting and Stop Counting; Or What About a New Version of Mussolini’s March on Rome?;
Biden Exposes Trump’s Desire to Destroy Health Care for Millions without Any Replacement; Biden Does Yeoman Service, Telling “Racist,” “Clown” to “Shut Up”; Biden Calls Don “Putin’s Puppy”; Undecided Voters in Frank Luntz Focus Group Respond to Trump with “Arrogant,” “Crackhead”;
After Trump’s Hooligan Extravaganza, Presidential Debate Commission Promises Reforms to “Ensure a More Orderly Discussion” in Remaining Debates This Year; Debate Commission and Moderator Fell Short Last Night;
Challenger Jaime Harrison Pulls Even with Trump Lackey Lindsay Graham for South Carolina Senate seat;
Senate Passes Continuing Resolution to Fund US Government Through December 11 At Current Levels, But Can Trump Pull Himself Together to Sign It Tonight?;
50,000 Airline Employees Could Face Layoffs Unless Congress Passes HEROES Act with $25 Billion in Aid to Cash-Strapped Carriers; Disney Prepares 28,000 Layoffs; Pelosi Still Negotiating with Mnuchin
New Revelations About Trump’s Lucrative Television Career; Biden and Harris Publish Their 2019 Tax Returns, Highlighting Trump’s Utter Failure to Come Clean with American People; Country Braces for New Parade of Trump’s Grievances and New Vilification;
Hard-Hit Millennials Forced to Live with Their Parents Need a Real Economic Recovery Program to Resume Progress Through Life on Model of Other Generations: Example Is GI Bill of 1945 With Help for College, Home Ownership, and Starting a Business-This Time Financed by the Federal Reserve;
Gaping at Trump’s Likely Defeat, Reactionaries and Fascists Are Reduced to Hate-Filled Delirium About Their Yearning to “Own the Libs”; No Unity in the Pro-Trump Camp;
Showtime’s Production of The Comey Rule Divides Into Two Phases: The First Could Be Titled “I Was a Prig for the FBI,” Wherein Comey (Jeff Daniels) Fails to Understand that His Concern Must be the US Constitution, National Security, and the Integrity of the 2016 Election, and Not the Public Image and Prestige of the FBI; He Was Warned by His Wife and Intelligent Subordinates Not to Issue His Infamous Pre-Election Letter About the Weiner Laptop, But He Stubbornly Pressed Forward;
In the Second Phase, “The Monster,” Trump Quickly Displays The Mentality of a Gambino Boss; Outstanding Acting by Brendan Gleeson, Who Succeeds Brilliantly in Stripping Away the Accumulated Veneer of Familiarity and Letting the Horrific Essence Shine Through, Without Resorting to Caricature;
Trump’s Four Ideologies: The Creed of His Father Fred, Cited for Racial Discrimination; Norman Vincent Peale’s Subjectivist Positive Thinking; Roy Cohn’s Experience with McCarthy and the Mob; Pro Wrestling’s Kayfabe Doctrine!
On Eve of First Biden-Trump Debate, Trump Campaign is Hit by Three Important Reverses:
New York Times Detail Shocking Pattern of Tax “Avoidance” by Trump, Relying On Years of Huge Losses; Trump Said to Have Paid $750 per Year in Taxes in 2016 and 2017, Far Less Than Americans with Middle Incomes Pay; Trump Demanded and Received $73 Million Tax Refund, Which is Being Audited; He is Alleged to Have Up To $400 Million in Debt Coming Due Over the Next Few Years;
Trump’s Crushing Debt Obligations and Consequent Need to Procure Massive Cash Resources Could Represent Huge Vulnerability; Trump Must Now State Publicly the Sums He Owes to Foreign and Domestic Creditors and When They Fall Due;
Showtime Premiers “The Comey Rule,” a Gripping Two-Part Realistic Drama that Use the Career of the Former FBI Director to Expose the Clumsy Obsession of Comey with the Public Image of the FBI, and Not with the Threat Posed by Trump to the Survival of Democracy; Don Emerges as a Sinister Mob Godfather Demanding Personal Loyalty from Top Officials as His Lackeys; The Trump Tower Veselnitskaya Meeting and Transition Briefing by Intelligence Chiefs Where Trump is Informed of Steele Dossier; The Result of Comey’s Posturing Is Trump’s Seizure of Power;
Revealing Portrayal of Flynn, McGahn, Priebus, Yates, Clapper, and other Figures;
After Episode of Domestic Violence, Former Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale Brandished a Gun and Threatened to Harm Himself; He Was Later Tackled by Police and Confined under Florida’s Baker Act; Situation Suggests Stressful Environment in Twilight of Trump Campaign
Trump Nominates Reactionary Bigot Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court; She Is Bitter Foe of Affordable Care Act, Adumbrating Genocide Against American People; GOP Hopes to Start Railroading of Nominee on October 12, in Time to Start Stripping 20 Million of Health Care in November; Welcome to Government by Cult; Trump Wants a Sectarian Ideologue to Validate His Looming Coup;
Petition Against Trump by 489 National Security Leaders for Biden Includes Generals and Admirals from Many Service Branches, as Well as Top Civilian Officials from Wide Array of Factions, Improving Chances of Blocking Trump Coup Plots; Only Lincoln and FDR Have Faced Greater Crises Than 46; Active Duty US Flag Officers Must Reject Illegal Orders, and Stand and Fight for the Constitution, not Engage in Craven Gestures of Resignation;
Trump’s “America First” Executive Orders for Obamacare Replacement Are Cheap Pre-Election Trick; He Orders Azar to Succeed Where He Himself and Hill GOP Have Failed; His Endorsement of Protection for Pre-Existing Conditions Is a Pious Wish with Zero Legal Force; Wording Would Let Insurance Companies Sell Policies at Astronomical Prices and Call that Protection; No Concrete Action to Lower Prescription Drug Prices; Nothing on the Obligation to Issue Policies or Preserving Ten Essential Medical Benefits, Contraception, Yearly and Lifetime Spending Limits, Children on Parents’ Policies, and More; Don’t Be Duped So Late in the Day;
Beware Clerical Fascism, Where Religious Hierarchy Plays Key Role in Fascist Regime, as in Austria before 1938 and Later in Slovakia;
Breaking: Russian Military Reportedly Now in Belarus, Threatening Supply Line to Baltic States; US Air Force Bolsters Defense of Central Europe with Astral Knight Drill from Germany to NATO Front Line States; Benedict Donald Hews to Strict Appeasement Line;
Mass Mobilization as 500,000 Millennials Volunteer to Staff Polling Places, Replacing Older Poll Workers
Pelosi Proposes Compromise Pandemic Relief Bill with $2.4 Trillion; FBI Director Wray Tells Congress He Knows of No Large Scale Conspiracy for Vote Fraud; Time for Patriots of Good Will To Resign from Trump Regime and Tell the Voting Public about the Crimes They Have Witnessed, Says Rep. Schiff; Trump is Reeling from Numerous Defeats;
GOP Sources Tell Gellman of Their Plan for States to Thrown Out Popular Vote and Let Legislatures Pick the Electors Who Will Vote for President; But This Rapidly Becomes an Ex Post Facto Law which Illegally Impairs Implied Contract Obligations, Thus Violating the Constitution At Least Twice; How Much Will Supremes Swallow;
A Reported Afterthought (!) of Professor Brooks’ Transition Integrity Project is Non-Violent Mass Protest Using Color Revolution Methods; Instead, Mass Action Must be at the Center of Interregnum Strategy;
Once Again, a Century-Old Mirror for the Coming Interregnum: The Kapp Putsch of March 1920, Stopped by Biggest General Strike in German History that Defeated Clique of Reactionaries, Fascists, Militarists, and Monarchists – Including Ludendorff and the Young Adolf Hitler; Coup Regime Was Paralyzed by Shutdown of Gas, Water, Electricity, Telephone and Telegraph Service, Streetcars, Busses, Railroads, Press, All Factories and Food Deliveries; Passive Resistance by Most Ministries in Berlin – Including the Treasury, So Putschists Ran Out of Money, and Berlin Got Back to Legality in 100 Hours;
Breaking: 489 Leading Military Officers and Top Officials Urge Vote for Biden and Ouster of Trump; 27 Are of Four-Star Flag Rank; Bad News for Trump Coup Plans!
Growing Awareness that Failure of Democratic Governors and Mayors to Shut Down Violent Rioters Across Political Spectrum Has Become a Key Asset for Trump and GOP; Carter, Clinton, Obama, and Biden Need to Speak Out to End Tolerance for Violent Wreckers;
In Breonna Taylor Case, Kentucky Grand Jury Indicts One Policeman for Wanton Endangerment; Citing Her Boyfriend’s Gunshot that Wounded Cop, State AG Refuses to Press Charges Against Two Other Officers; Further Indictments and a Trial by Jury Would Provide More Clarity and Closure for Community; Armed Fascist Militias Face Off Against Black-Clad Anarchists in Louisville; Two Police Reported Shot;
In Washington DC, Permanent Gang of 60 Hooligan Anarchist Provocateurs Harasses Diners and Pedestrians in DuPont Circle Neighborhood as Police Look On; Gay Community and People of Color Assailed as “Racists” by Crazies; DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Ignores Community Demands to Protect Residents and Businesses; Portland, Oregon Remains a Time Bomb that Trump Backers Could Activate at Any Time;
Breaking: Trump Refuses to Commit to Peaceful Transfer of Power If He Loses Election, Demands Continuity of His Own Regime; Barton Gelmann of Atlantic Provides More Details of GOP’s Fascist Plan for Election Coup by Letting State Legislators Throw out Mail-In Ballots and Replace Them with Hand-Picked Electors Pledged to Trump!
August 31 CIA Report Finds Putin Personally Directing Russian Active Measures to Attack Biden, Support Trump, and “Fuel Public Discord” in US, Two Sources Tell WaPo; If Trump Henchman Rudy Giuliani Has Deliberately Worked with Treasury-Sanctioned Russian Spook Derkach of Ukrainian Rada, Full Collusion by Trump Campaign May Be Established; Derkach Also Known as Purveyor of anti-Biden Dirt to GOP Congressmen;
Estimated 133 Million Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Could Lose Coverage If Trump’s Next Supreme Court Stooge Tips Balance against Obamacare/Affordable Care Act Starting November 10; These Are Stakes of Court Fight;
Tell Trump and Putin: The Lesson of the 2000 Bush v. Gore Fiasco is that in a Democracy Every Vote Must Be Counted, Even After Midnight of Election Day!; Colossal GOP Hypocrisy on Judicial Confirmation Proves Again that GOP Is Overripe for Extinction;
Trump Silent as US Death Toll Passes 200,000; UK’s BoJo Is Seeking Countermeasures to Fight “Second Wave” After Months of Lies;
New York Times Silently Retreats from Absurd Claims of 1619 Project, Generously Concedes that 1776 Is Indeed Founding of US;
FDR’s Supreme Court Reform Plan of 1937 Was Necessary Response to Relentless Attacks on New Deal by Reactionary “Four Horsemen”; Roosevelt Prevailed Over Obstructionist Clique, Leaving an Example that Remains Valid Today
“Health Care, Health Care, Health Care”; Obamacare/ACA Is At Stake in Battle Now Beginning over Replacement for Justice Ginsburg; GOP Villainy Takes Center Stage as Moscow Mitch Promises Confirmation Vote This Year; Trump Wants Confirmation Before November 3, But Mitch is Coy; He Tells His Members to Stay Ambiguous; In Supreme Court Case Starting November 10, Ten Essential Medical Benefits, Protection for Pre-Existing Conditions, Kids on Parents’ Policies, and Other Vital Features Needed in Pandemic Could All Be Destroyed; Defense of Social Security, Roe v Wade, Voting Rights, Dreamers, Labor Could Become Hopeless; Use Your Vote as Your Family’s Passport to Survival!
Mitch is Lightning Fast When It Comes to Installing Fascist Judges, But Glacial on Pandemic Relief: Still No Senate Action on HEROES Act; Pelosi Mocks “Moscow Mitch,” Forecasts Many Iterations of 2018 Blue Wave for Nihilist Republicans Who Rubber Stamp Trump’s Choice;
Murkowski and Collins Don’t Want to Vote Before November 3; Two More Republicans Needed to Enforce Delay; Dems Raise Record $160 Million to Fight Back; 25 States Are Already Voting;
Addressing Workers in Wisconsin, Biden Attacks Trump’s Plan to Destroy Social Security by 2023, His 30 Million Unemployed and Plan for An Additional Tax Cut of $800 Billion for the Rich; Biden Cites Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 Provision that US Government Should Promote Unions; In Direct Appeal to Trump Voters, Biden Promises to Fix Inequities of System;
Trump Announces New Attacks on Free Speech and the First Amendment for His Nightmare Second Term;
Inconvenient Questions: Why Did Ginsburg Not Retire around 2015 When Obama was still President and She Was Already Gravely Ill?; Why Did She Humanize the Reactionary Scalia with Scenes of Opera and Conviviality?
Breaking: US Deaths in Coronavirus Pandemic Pass 200,000
No More Fascist Judges!
After Tragic Loss of Eminent Jurist Ruth Bader Ginsburg of Supreme Court, Democrats Must Wage Determined Effort to Block Trump’s Inevitable Reactionary Nominee!
If Trump and McConnell Are Allowed to Prevail, High Court Will Rubber-Stamp Every Decree on the Way to Dictatorship!
Preconditions for Success Include Delaying Senate Vote Beyond Presidential Election, followed by Crushing, Humiliating, Landslide Defeat of Trump in November 3 -- Enough to Make Him Give Up in Despair on Attempted Coup d’État to Stay in White House;
Senate Control Is Already in Reach of Dems; If Astronaut Mark Kelly Defeats Trump Stooge Martha McSally for McCain’s Old Seat in Arizona as Expected on Nov. 3, He Could Be Seated in November; So with Total Mobilization and Some Luck, Dems Could Theoretically Win as Many as Ten Seats (Including Toss-Ups and Those Leaning R), Just a Few GOP Stragglers Short of Supermajority, While Expanding House Majority;
In the Meantime, Senate Democrats Must Activate Every Obstruction Tactic and Procedural Trick Ever Practiced: Force Roll Call Votes on Everything; No Unanimous Consent on Anything; All Bills and Amendments Must Be Read Aloud; Killer Amendments and Points of Order; No Minority Quorums in Committees;
Biden Is Right: The People Should Choose the Next President, and that President Should Choose Nominee to Occupy Ginsburg’s Seat, Submitting that Name to Senate for Advice and Consent;
One Leading Contender May Be Amy Coney Barret of Seventh Circuit in Chicago, a Dogmatic Bigot; Any Trump Nominee Must Be Quickly Borked, Preferably Using Their Own Writings; But Start Oppo Research Now!
Another Setback for Trump Gang: Federal District Judge Stanley Bastian of Washington State Finds That Trump and DeJoy “Are Involved in a Politically Motivated Attack on the Efficiency of the Postal Service,” and Issues Nationwide Order Blocking Changes that Slow Mail Delivery; Bastian Sees “Substantial Possibility” That “Voters May Be Disenfranchised”; Judge Fears that Substantial “Harm has Already Taken Place”; Also -- Interfering with US Mail is Federal Crime, and DeJoy Has No Immunity;
At National Archives on Constitution Day, Benedict Donald Postures as Guardian of Eternal Verities of American History, but His Answer is “Patriotic Education” Under 1776 Commission Run by Dubious Plutocratic Ideologues; Incompetent 1619 Project of New York Times Makes an Easy Target for GOP Due to Its Highly Distorted Claims;
Former Top Pence Public Health Aide Olivia Troye Endorses Biden, Reveals that Pandemic Policy was Manufactured To Meet Needs of Trump Demagogy, Not General Welfare of Americans; Quotes Trump as Saying that Coronavirus Might Be “Good Thing” Because it Exempted Him from Having to Shake Hands with “Disgusting People” – i.e., His Own Supporters!
Breaking: In Written Opinion, Judge Orders DeJoy’s Sabotage Orders Revoked; Election Mail Must Be Delivered On Time; No More Decommissioning of Sorting Machines and Other Equipment; No Cuts in Deliveries or Service Hours; If Bottlenecks Persist, Dismantled Equipment Must Be Reassembled or Replaced Under Supervision of Federal Court!
Fearing Election Defeat, Trump Caves on Pandemic Relief Bill, Urging Republicans to Go for “Much Higher Numbers,” Thought to Mean At Least $1.5 Trillion; Moscow Mitch Has Offered $500 Billion Emaciated Bill, Now Defeated in Senate; Pelosi and Schumer Are Encouraged, Insist on $2 Trillion Minimum; Will 25 GOP Austerity Fanatics Left Over from Tea Party in Senate Clash with Trump Over Spending?
British Foreign Secretary Raab Comes to Washington in Search of Backing for London’s Attempt to Repudiate Parts of Legally Binding Deal They Signed with European Union; Illegal Action Could Bring Back Hard Border Between Ireland and Northern Ireland (UK) , Complete with Document Checks, Customs, and Long Waits; Such a Border Would Violate 1999 Good Friday Peace Accords, which Convinced the IRA to Stop Fighting; Reps. Pelosi, Neal, and Keating Warn London that Wrecking Good Friday Agreement Means US Congress Will Never Pass a Trade Deal with UK, Seen by UK Premier BoJo as Great Prize of Brexit;
Barr Raves On About Iniquity of Mail-In Ballots, Setting Stage for Coup d’État; His Moral Degeneracy is Astounding; Impeach Barr During Lame Duck Session!
Trump Shocked by Grilling in ABC Philadelphia Town Hall; From White House Downplaying of Pandemic to Need for Masks, Average Voters are Smarter and More Aggressive than Craven White House Press Corps; Trump Appears to Choose Murderous “Herd Immunity” as Public Health Strategy; Trump Lies Again that GOP Replacement for Obamacare and Pre-Existing Conditions Protection Is Coming Soon!
Trump’s Assistant Secretary of HHS and Department Spokesman Caputo Raves That Leftist Militias Are Preparing Insurrection Across US; Claims Seditious “Resistance Unit” at Centers for Disease Control Determined to Sabotage Trump; Forecasts that Shooting Will Begin When Trump Refuses to Leave Office on January 20, and Recommends Purchasing Guns and Ammunition Before Then; Noting that His “Mental Health Has Definitely Failed,” He Complained that the Shadows on His Apartment Ceiling Are “So Long”; He Then Exits to Take Medical Leave; Caputo Was Already Accused of Doctoring Pandemic Statistics Published by CDC in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report;
Roger Stone Calls on Trump to Declare Martial Law to Seize Power Before Election, Sending Feds to Seize Mail-In Ballots and other Votes He Considers “Corrupt”; Suggests Arrest of Zuckerberg, Cook, the Clintons, and Possible Shutdown of Daily Beast; Mattis Seen Guilty of Sedition;
Barr’s Justice Department Issues Subpoena to Publishers of Bolton’s Recent Exposé of Inner Workings of Trump Administration; Threat to First Amendment Has Never Been More Acute;
Are Violent Provocateurs, Killers, and Arsonists Marching to the Tune of Foreign Drummers Hostile to US and Sympathetic to Trump? With the Incompetent Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence Cutting Off Briefings to Congress, US Intel is in Danger of Being Blinded;
Trump Postures as World Statesman at White House Ceremony Marking Routine Normal Relations Among Gulf Emirates UAE, Bahrein, and Israelis; Palestinians and Two-State Solution Are Absent; Two US Sources Tell Politico That Iran May Be Preparing To Assassinate the US Ambassador to South Africa; Is This The Debut of Wag the Dog as October Surprise?
Chinese Communists Refuse to Sell TikTok to Microsoft, So Oracle Presses Partnership; Any Outcome that Leaves TikTok as Beijing Property Will Be Capitulation by Trump!
Biden Demands $2 Trillion of Infrastructure and Job Creation in Electrification As Key Elements of Energy and Climate Policy in Contrast to Trump’s “Broken Promises” and Obscurantism;
Dem Calls for All-Electric Federal Motor Pool Enabled by 500,000 New Charging Stations, Requiring 1 Million New Hires; 1.5 Million Energy Efficient New Homes and 4 Million Existing Structures Retrofitted by Another 1 Million Workers; 250,000 Instant Jobs In Cleaning Up Abandoned Oil and Gas Wells; Civilian Climate Corps for Forestry on Model of FDR’s Civilian Conservation Corps, Which Planted Hundreds of Millions of Trees in the Shelterbelt; Financing Includes Rolling Back Much of GOP December 2017 Tax Scam; Federal Reserve Must also Contribute;
Trump, in California, Warns Against Dangers of Exploding Trees, But Typically Promises Forest Fires will End When Temperatures Fall; Governor Newsom Attempts Compromise on Forest Management, But Almost Half of Land in California is Controlled by Feds, and is thus Trump’s Responsibility;
DHS Whistleblower Reveals Numerous Forced Hysterectomies among Immigrant Women Held at Georgia ICE Facility; Policy of Coerced Sterilization Amounts to Nuremburg Crime;
Trump and Boy Wonder Kushner Hype Normalization of Israeli Relations with United Arab Emirates and Bahrein as Harbinger of Golden Age of Peace; But These Steps Mean Little without Concurrence of Saudi Arabia, Which Is Anything But Guaranteed;
Breaking: Trump Hack Michael Caputo Reportedly Rewrites Official Releases from Centers for Disease Control According to Propaganda Needs of Don’s Election Campaign
Moscow Mitch’s Senate Republicans, Returning to Their True Identities as Austerity Ghouls, Refuse to Provide Serious Relief Funding for American People Stricken by Pandemic; GOP’s Starveling Bill is Defeated 52-47, Likely Meaning No Aid Before Presidential Election;
Trump May Now Attempt to Play Chaos Card Once Again by Blocking Continuing Resolutions and Shutting Down Federal Government as Fiscal Year Ends on September 30;
Race May Not Be Tightening After All, as Biden Expands Lead Over Trump by 0.5% and Don’s Demagogical Ploys Fall Flat; Trump TV Largely Silent to Save Scarce Cash for Final Weeks;
To Make Serious Inroads into Trump’s Rural and Blue Collar Support, Biden Needs a Full-Fledged Listening Tour from Buffalo to Minneapolis, Stressing New Deal Type Economic Demands and Trump’s Failure to Deliver;
Almost Two Decades After 9/11, Time to Recognize That These Horrors Have Been Overtaken by Far Greater Tragedy; If You Came into Political Activism During 9/11 Era and Have Kept That Mental Map, Change is Necessary to Face Challenges of Today and Defeat Trump;
Deputy of Barr’s Hit Man John Durham Resigns, evidently to Protest Trump’s Demand for Pre-Election Political Frame-up of Russiagate Investigators
Beware of Voter Suppression Offensive Being Planned by GOP, Tea Party, and Religious Fanatics to Interfere in November Vote by Harassing and Intimidating Voters;
Breaking: Trump Boasts at Rally in Michigan that He Has Brought Many Auto Plants Back to State, But Reality is the Announcement (Not Completion) of Just One Jeep (i.e. FIAT Chrysler) Plant in Detroit;
Trump Promised to Save Coal, But New Study Shows US Coal Production Down by 31% Since Pre-Trump Year of 2016; Since Trump’s Inauguration, about 60 Coal-Fired Electric Power Plants Have Closed; No Increase in Coal Mining Jobs; Does This Sound Like Promises Made and Promises Kept?
Corporate Media Offer Meager Coverage of Biden’s Landmark Speech on Offshoring US Jobs, Made in America, and the Role of Labor Unions; To Reach Audience of Working People, Biden Should Launch Listening Tour on Economic and Other Issues, Going from Union Hall to Union Hall Across Midwest Rust Belt, and Listening to Concerns of Real People; The Issues Raised Could Then Be Used to Challenge Trump in Presidential Debates; Listening Tour Tactic Was Used Successfully By Hillary Clinton in Upstate New York to Win Senate Seat in 1999-2000;
Humiliation, Resentment, and “Rank in Society” Play Important Role in Psychology of Trump Backers, But These Factors Find Fertile Terrain in 50% to 60% Decline in US Standard of Living Since Nixon Presidency; Globalization Has Contributed Decisively to Immiseration; Time to Lay Out Full Economic Recovery Plan, Including New WPA to Create 40 Million New Jobs With Cash from Federal Reserve– A Vital Terrain Where Trump Cannot Follow;
Democratic Platform Endorses Davis-Bacon Act Labor Standards for Infrastructure and Other Projects that Get Federal Funding; This Law Guarantees Union Pay Scales For Federal Contracts Even in Union-Busting “Right to Work” States;
Breaking: US Treasury Sanctions Andrei Derkach of Ukraine, Source of Anti-Biden Dirt for Rudi Giuliani and Various Republican Senators; GRU Operatives of Russian Fancy Bear Military Intelligence Are Reportedly Attacking Biden Campaign Accounts and Personnel
Biden’s Michigan Speech Can Be Historical Turning Point as Most Pro-Labor Talk by a Presidential Candidate in Recent Memory;
He Slams Trump’s Failure to Deliver on Election Promises to Working People, Inflicting Instead 4.7 Million Jobs Losses, Recession Since Late 2019, and 500,000 Fewer Jobs Created Yearly than Under Obama; Rate of Offshoring of Federal Contracts Has Doubled, with Merchandise Trade Deficit at All-Time High;
Biden Demands 10% Tax Penalty for Sending US Jobs Overseas, and No More Tax Deductions for Expenses of Moving a Runaway Shop; Made In America Tax Credit of 10% for Domestic Production, Including Revival and Retooling of Existing Plants; Approach Recalls JFK’s Highly Successful Investment Tax Credit;
Warren, Michigan, Where Biden Spoke, is County Seat of Macomb County, and Has Long Been the Classic Test Bed of the Reagan Democrats, the Stratum of Blue Collar White Workers Whose Alienation from Democrats Has Wrought Untold Damage on US; Warren Hit Hard by Recent Closure of GM Transmission Plant on Trump’s Watch; Today’s Speech is Step Away from Identity Group Formula, and Towards a New Democratic Majority Advancing Mass Traction Economic Demands;
At High Point of US Unions in 1940s, One Third of Private Sector Was Unionized; Today, After Thirty Years of Globalization, Only 7% of These Jobs Are Unionized; Biden Stresses that Future Production Will Be Done by US Workers of UAW, IBEW, and Other Unions!
With Senate Back in Town, Moscow Mitch McConnell Is Set to Propose an Even More Emaciated Pandemic Relief Bill in Cynical Ploy to Embarrass Democrats and Help Some of His Endangered Senators; Paralysis of GOP Reflects Incurable Chaos of Trump Gang; Ouster of Trump Is Inseparable from Extinction of Republican Party;
With No Relief Funding in Sight, and Waves of Evictions, Foreclosures, and Bankruptcies Imminent, the Trump-Powell Bubble May Be Starting to Deflate; NASDAQ Already Down 10% From Highs Reached Three Days Ago;
Business Genius Trump Has Presided over Squandering by His Campaign of $800 Million of His Initial $1 Billion War Chest with Little Gain in Polling; Officials Claim Extravagant Spending Was the Only Way to Limit Trump’s Loss of Popularity Amidst Pandemic and Economic Breakdown;
Biden Has Overtaken Rival Thanks to $360 Million in Contributions during August, an All-Time Record; Don’s Donors Paid for His Impeachment and Legal Costs, and for $11 Million in Super Bowl Ads to Match Bloomberg’s; Trump’s Own Television Ads Have Largely Gone Dark Over Recent Weeks; His Staffers Promise Big Crescendo; Has Trump Given Up on Michigan?
Trump Reeling as Backlash Against His Slander of US Armed Forces Spreads; But Is Trump Really a Peace Angel? Not If You Count His Genocidal Dirty War in Yemen, and Not If You Can Hear the Alarms of His War with Iran;
House Oversight Committee to Grill Postmaster General DeJoy on Reported Campaign Finance Violations!
Biden Launches Stretch Drive with Intensive Week on Campaign Trail, Exposing Absurdity of Ad Hominem Attacks by Trump and Kremlin; Former Veep Emerges as Highly Effective Campaigner;
Rioting, Looting, and Arson Are Lawlessness, Not Protesting, and Should Be Prosecuted, Was Message Monday in Pittsburgh, Refuting Trump’s Law and Order Lies; Wednesday Speech Showed How to Safely Re-Open Child Care, Schools, and Day Care With a Ceiling of 7% of Family Income; In Kenosha on Thursday, He Displayed Classic Presidential Dignity in Pursuit of Reconciliation; On Friday, Biden Slammed Trump’s K-Shaped Recovery, with Affluent Rising while Middle Class and Working People Fall; If Trump Tries to Enforce “Protecting the Vulnerable” aka Herd Immunity, Many More Families Will Lose Loved Ones;
Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi Hospitalized with Covid – Possibly the Most Famous Victim So Far;
Trump Slanders of US Armed Forces as “Losers” and “Suckers” Confirmed by Several Media, Including AP and Fox News; Bush 41, McCain and POW-MIAs Also Derided by Benedict Donald; November 2018 Ceremony at US Military Cemetery at Aisne et Marne, France Was Attended by Numerous Allied Leaders, But Not Don, Who Nevertheless Found Time for Putin; Trump’s Documented Brutality in Case of LaDavid Johnson, Killed in Niger in 2017; Incidents Like These Should Make It More Difficult to Line Up Military Units for Don’s Coup d’État Plans; He Should Resign in Disgrace Right Now, and Take Moribund Republican Party with Him Into Oblivion;
Russian Bots Join Trump Attacks on Biden’s Fitness and Mail-In Ballots; Meddling Comes in Midst of Putin Rampage Now Including Attack on Dissident Navalny Using Chemical Weapons; Still No US Reaction to Bounties Paid to Kill GIs in Afghanistan;
Best Wishes for Labor Day!
Biden Visit to Kenosha, Wisconsin Gives Voters an Example of Presidential Decorum after Years of Scurrilous Hooliganism; Biden’s Quest for National Harmony Contrasts with Destructive Divide and Conquer Demagogy Practiced by Trump;
Specter of “Herd Immunity” Grips Washington as New Obscurantists Gain Ascendancy in Trump’s Court of Miracles; Latest Panacea Involves Letting Covid Run Wild Through Society in Hopes that Survivors Will Acquire Antibodies and Some Degree of Immunity; First Problem is Terrifying Death Toll from Refusing to Contain Scope of Infections and Deaths; Second Problem Is That Any Antibodies and Immunity May Be Short-Lived, Leaving Society with No Net Gain After Extravagant Losses; Also, Cases of Short-Term Re-Infection Have Been Observed;
Strategy Appeals to Malthusian Ideologues; Boris Johnson’s Reactionary UK Government Embraced Herd Immunity in Early March When BoJo Announced: “More Families, Many More Families Are Going to Lose Loved Ones Before Their Time”; Herd Immunity Interlude Is Still Factor in Britain’s Oversized 42,000 Covid Death Toll, Compared to Just 9,340 in Germany; Policy Changed With March 17 Imperial College Study Forecasting Hecatomb of Victims if Herd Immunity Were Pursued;
Sweden Also Embraced Herd Immunity with Business As Usual and Rejected Effective Public Health Measures; Sweden’s Deaths Per Unit Population Are Worse Than US, and Far Worse Than Neighbors Norway, Denmark, and Finland; Trump’s Attempt to Reduce Testing Is Coherent with this Analysis;
Breaking: Niece Mary Trump Calls Don “Anti-American, Anti-Military Traitor” in Response to Reports of His Contempt for War Dead; Almost Two Decades after 9/11, World Geopolitics Have Flipped;
Best Wishes for Labor Day from the American System to Listeners and Friends; We’ll be Back Tuesday, September 8
Biden Press Conference Provides Humane and Practical Plan to Fight Virus, Fully Invoking the Defense Production Act, and Including Low-Cost Day Care and with Child Care and Costs Per Family Kept Below 7% of Income; Opening Schools and Businesses Presupposes Vanquishing Contagion; He Calls for US World Leadership, the Opposite of Trump’s America First of Appeasement;
Biden’s Polling Lead Over Trump Remains Stable After Both Conventions; Former PA Gov. Rendell Reports That Trump’s Race-Baiting Propaganda Fails to Gain Traction Among Suburban White Women; Violence vs “Law and Order” Is Only Remaining Staple for GOP Demagogy;
Rather Than Focus on the Phony Apocalypse of Q-Anon and Similar Adolescent Trash, Americans Would Do Well to Mobilize Against the Real Apocalypse of Dictatorship, Fascism, and Genocide, Which Could Start as Early as November 3; Don’t Look Now, But The One Trying to Peddle Untested Vaccine is Now Officially Trump; And Beware Dr. Scott Atlas, Advocate of “Herd Immunity” Chimera;
Gallery of Trump Spokespersons Resembles Casting Call for Sci-Fi Bond Villains; They Defend Trump’s Latest Tall Tale about Black-Clad Thugs on a Plane;
Trump’s October Surprise: Letter Sent to 50 States Ordering Preparations to Receive Non-Existent Covid Vaccine on November 1, Just Before Presidential Election; Harvard Medical Veteran Haseltine Calls Move “Very Unwise,” Says He Would Not Accept a Shot Resulting from Such an Irresponsible Rush Job; Adds That Leading Vaccine Candidates Must be Supercooled to -70˚or -20˚, Which Currently Is Not Practical; Notes That Authorities Lending Their Authority to Current Regime Ops Are Discrediting Themselves
September 1 Marks Start of Trump’s Plan to Destroy the Entire FDR-LBJ Social Safety Net; FICA Tax to Be Waived from Now to End of Year; Some Employers Want to Offer Their Employees the Chance to Opt Out and Keep Paying as Usual; They Should Note That Any Tax Not Paid in 2020 Will Have to be Paid in Full in Early 2021; Any Arrears Not Made Up by May 2021 Will Generate Fines and Penalties; These Problems Inherent in Trump’s Unconstitutional Insistence on Solo Executive Action, with No Approval by Congress; Smart Taxpayers Will Decline
It Gets Worse: Actuaries forecast that Trump’s Freeze on Social Security FICA Tax Would Lead to the Total Depletion of Social Security Trust Fund by Mid-2023, Triggering Devastating Benefit Cuts to Pensioners – a Decade Sooner than 2033, as Anticipated;
Is Trump Hoping to Appeal to Wall Street for Permanent Dictatorship Based on Trifecta of Destruction Including Social Security (2023), Medicare (Already Predicted for 2024), and Obamacare/ACA (Targeted by Texas-Led Lawsuit of State AGs)
Trump’s Latest Gambit of “Herd Immunity” Horrifies US Public, Will Become another Huge Negative for Regime In November Election
Biden Pittsburgh Speech Condemning Political Violence and Naming Trump as Top Fomenter Reverberates Across Political Spectrum; Will Dems Get the Message?
The Archetype of the President as Provocateur: Nixon, Having Failed to End the Vietnam ;War, Needed to Gin Up Demagogy for the 1970 Congressional Vote; His Solution was to Schedule a Speech in San Jose California and Then Proceed to Bait a Crown of 2,000 Antiwar Protesters; Were Outside Agitators Hired to Mimic an Attack on Nixon; Chief of Staff Haldeman’s Diary Admitted that Nixon Wanted the Attack; Stage Set for Defeat of Dem Candidate McGovern Two Years Later; The Lesson for Today’s Protesters: Don’t Accept Provocations and Don’t Go Violent!
Signaling Shift Towards Greater Realism in Democratic Party Line, Biden Sternly Condemns Violent Provocateurs Infiltrating Peaceful Political Protests, Who Now Provide the Main Theme of GOP Campaign:
“Rioting Is Not Protesting. Looting Is Not Protesting. Setting Fires is Not Protesting. None of This Is Protesting. It’s Lawlessness. And Those Who Do It Should Be Prosecuted; Violence Will Not Bring Change. It Only Brings Destruction, It is not What Dr. King or John Lewis Taught. It Must End. Fires Are Burning -- and We Have a President Who Fans the Flames;”
Get This Message Quickly to Feckless Democratic Officials in Washington, Oregon, and other States Who Have Failed to Confront Mercenary Wreckers; Trump Refuses to Condemn Violence and Murder Provided They Are Carried Out by His Own Fanatical Supporters; Acting As Provocateur In Chief, He Plans Trip to Kenosha Tuesday Despite Urging from Mayor and Governor to Stay Away;
Military Times Poll Finds Biden Leading Trump by 6% Among Active Duty US Military; Democrat Is Ahead by 43% to 37%; In 2016, Trump Had Led This Survey by 20 Points; 47% Don’t Like Don, with Officers More Critical than Enlisted Troops;
As Death Toll Mounts, Trump Backs “Herd Immunity” Quackery Peddled by Incompetent Advisors;
Biden Won’t Ban Fracking on Privately Owned Land, and So May Win Pennsylvania and Other States; Ultra-Left People’s Party Convention Full of Calls to Boycott Biden; In Tuesday’s Massachusetts Primary, Rep. Kennedy Better for Senate than Green Ideologue Markey
Gaslighting and Superspreading: Trump Ends Convention of Dark Forces with Crescendo of Lies and Empty Promises; Public Health and Empirical Economics Not on Program; Don’s Name Up in Lights, but as a Failure Who Has Choked Across the Board;
Twenty Whoppers: Trump’s Dinner Menu or A Catalogue of His Falsifications in Acceptance Speech?
As Counterpoint, Commitment March at Lincoln Memorial Marks 57th Anniversary of “I Have a Dream” With Realistic Demands for New Era of Voting Rights and Police Reform Advanced by Martin Luther King III;
At Beginning of Final Push for White House, Calls for Democrats to Shut Down Violent Anarchist Vandals and Provocateurs Who Are Trump’s Most Precious Resource and the Greatest Threat to Biden-Harris; Don Lemon of CNN Gets It, Thinks Democrats Have “Blind Spot” on This Issue, and Offers Draft of Tough Speech for Biden; Some Dems Attempt to Evade Issue;
As Labor Day Approaches, Biden Should Campaign On Strong Program of New Deal Style Mass Traction Economic Demands Including Immediate $15 Minimum Wage, Job Creation on Scale of WPA, $600 per Week Extra Jobless Benefit for Duration of Trump Depression, Post Office Support, Saving Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security, More Money for Food Stamps and School Meals, Passage of HEROES Act; Make Wall Street Pay the Costs;
Breaking: 23.8 Million Viewers Watch Trump Acceptance Speech, Fewer Than the 24.6 Who Watched Biden Last Week; Don’s Viewership Down 25% From His 2016 Acceptance; Trump Regime Cancels Briefings to Congress on Russian and Other Election Interference; Democrats Must Go Beyond Mere Indignation!
GOP Convention Lurches Into Final Day with More and Bigger Lies and Positive Platitudes from Employees and Family Members; Blanket Flight From Reality into Magical Delirium; At Fort McHenry, Pence Gravely Intones That Voters Will Not Be Safe in Biden’s America, Evidently Overlooking That Today’s Threatened Existence is At Risk in the America of Trump-Pence; White House Officials Claim that Current Clashes Allow Don to Contrast Himself with Dems; Time to Apply Test of Cui Bono to Ongoing Political Violence; Trump Unlikely to Abandon His Signature “Crippled America” and “American Carnage” Motifs of Despair;
Reality-Based Community Fights Back: Biden Shows that Trump is Rooting for More Political Violence, Pouring Gasoline on the Fires of Conflict; Pandemic Is Out of Control with 185,000 Dead and 15 Million Unemployed, Highest Since Herbert Hoover Depression; Biden Condemns Violence From Any Quarter; Harris Takes Over Typical Vice-Presidential Chores of Countering Republican Falsifications;
US Intel Officials Have Warned that Russian Interference into US Vote is Aggressive and Ongoing; What Form is Their Meddling Taking Tonight?; Giuliani Lauds Trump’s Work Ethic in Raving Speech!
“Promises Made, Promises Broken”: Trump Has Not Delivered on His Bombastic Promises to Improve Real Wages; Here Too, His Performance Falls Short of Obama’s Record; Pandemic of Homelessness Made Worse by Housing Deficit of at Least 12 Million Units to Be Paid for by the Federal Reserve Over Next Few Years – Somebody Tell Sanctimonious Ben Carson!
The Full Weimar: Kenosha Police Fraternize With Pro-Trump Fascist Militias, Leaving Two Dead and Several Wounded in Attacks on Jacob Blake Protest;
In DC, Ultra-Left White Sectarians and Anarchists Harass Friendly Outdoor Diners In Columbia Heights, Giving Trump a Helping Hand; Carville Notes That Harassers Are Not Democrats, Calls On Biden To Proclaim Hard Line Against Anarchist Violence, Arson, and Provocation;
TWSP Urges Obama, Clinton, and Carter To Demand End to Months of Protests; Relevant Points Have Been Made, So Need Now Is to Legislate Permanent Progress, Requiring Ouster of Moscow Mitch and His GOP Wrecker Gang; Time for Protesters to Channel Energies into Election-Year Activity, Flushing Out Anarchists;
Starting This Week, Dems Must Field Stewards and Marshalls to Keep Modern-Day Bakunins at a Distance; GOP Convention Overshadowed by Continuous Chaos;
Breaking: Baseball, Basketball and Football Teams Vote to Suspend Activity in Protest against Killing of Jacob Blake in Kenosha; Powerful Category 4 Hurricane Laura to Make Landfall near Port Arthur, Texas Tonight
Republican Convention Peddles Trump’s Paradise Lost, a Fantastic Never-Never Land of Economic Prosperity and Good Health That Never Was On Land Or Sea; Trump’s Job Creation Was Decidedly Inferior to Obama’s Last Three Years; GOP Tax Scam Kept Wall Street Bubble Going For Two Years With Ballooning Deficits For No Public Benefit; Repo Crisis of September 2019 Signaled Collapse of Trump Bubble, But Fed Countered With $1 Trillion per Week In Overnight Loans; US Was In Recession Even Before Pandemic Began; Trump’s Wipeout of Social Security Payroll Tax Is Worst GOP Attack on Pensions in Decades; Scalise Lies That US Has Lowest Jobless Rate Ever, When It Is Really The Highest Since the 1930s;
Gaslighting in Review: Nikki Haley Suggests Kim’s Love Letters Prove US Has Nothing More to Fear from Unstable Leadership Clique in North Korea; Forgetting Don’s Helsinki Grovel to Putin, Asserts That Trump Has Never Backed Down in Service of America; Don Poses as Tough on China, but Appeases His Great Friend Xi; Haley Dreams That Wrecking Iran Nuclear Accord Has Been Great Success, Although It Has Totally Isolated US;
Other Speakers Project on Biden the Desire for Authoritarian Control Which Is the Essence of Trump Regime; Pence as the Earnest-Faced Willie Whopper of Mendacity;
Raving, Fanatical Atmosphere Promoted by Deranged Speeches of Don Junior and Kimberley Guilfoyle as Internet Wonders What Fueled This Spectacle;
Rev. Al Sharpton Marks Anniversary of MLK’s “I Have a Dream” Starting This Friday;
Breaking: Eric Trump Harangues GOP Convention, But Claims “The Constitution” Says He Does Not Need to Testify in New York; Imagines US as Envy of World, Where Reality is Often Scorn and Pity!; Bondi Parrots Kremlin Propaganda Against Bidens
New York State Attorney General Letitia James Sues Trump Organization and CEO Eric Trump; Goal of Civil Action is to Compel Eric to Testify Under Oath on Financial Dealings, which He Has Evaded; Eric Trump Still Scheduled as Major Speaker for Republican National Convention Tuesday Evening;
Regime’s Hand-Picked Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Defies House Oversight Committee, Claiming Under Oath That He Did Not Order Wrecking of Machines and Post Boxes, and That He Does Not Know Who Did; Wrecking Job Is Illegal Sabotage Designed to Interfere with US Mail; DeJoy Brazenly Refuses to Return Mail Service to Level Customary Before He Took Over; No Straight Answers on His Conflicts of Interest Involving Competitors and Customers of Postal Service; Key Documents Not Delivered; Service Has Deteriorated Markedly Since DeJoy Took Over Agency; Impeach DeJoy Now!
Trump is Now Official Republican Candidate; To Chagrin of His Handlers, His Acceptance Speech a Tissue of His Personal Grievances and Self-Pity; He Plans Week of Pop-Up Demagogic Harangues;
Trump Says Many Out Demonstrating Against Him Are “Fascists”; WaPo Tries to Measure “How Fascist is Trump?’; In Survey, Would-Be Strongman Garnered 47 of 76 Possible Benitos for .620 Batting Average, Making Him Easily the Greatest Threat to American Democracy Since Civil War;
No New GOP Platform This Year, But Trump Campaign Issues 50 Bullet Point, One Line “Core Priorities” Including 10 Million Jobs, 1 Million Small Businesses, and 1 Million Jobs Repatriated from China; But No Details and No Way to Pay; Sketchy Laundry List Looks Like Just Another Pro-Forma Infrastructure Week; Dems Must Counter with WPA-Style Serious Job Creation Plan!
Democratic Convention Moves Towards Recreation of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Coalition Capable of Ending Paranoid Nightmare of Trumpism; United Front Now Extends from AOC and Bernie Across Entire Democratic Party to Lincoln Project and Never Trump Republicans Kasich, Hagel, Whitman, and Cindy McCain; Trump’s Stock Slander About Biden’s Alleged Senility Utterly Annihilated as Dem Candidate Delivers Tour de Force, Confirming Maxim That Fighting Against Trump Brings Out the Best In Everyone – Including Biden Himself!; Bernie Shows Realism, but Will His Followers Get the Message?;
GOP Convention Shaping Up as Monstrous Orgy of Cynical Nihilism; Memo to Obamas: Call It Fascism!
Postmaster General DeJoy Refuses to Restore US Postal Service to Traditional Standard of Service Before He Started Junking 671 Sorting Machines; He Denies Collusion with Trump for His Sabotage and Vandalism; Democrats Must Impeach DeJoy This Week;
Attend Nationwide Demonstrations in Support of Postal Service and Mail-In Voting at 11am Local Time Saturday Morning; In Special Saturday Session, Pelosi Seeks $25 Billion for USPS, which Trump Threatens to Veto;
Bannon Arrest Exposes Pervasiveness of Regime Corruption; Insider Sam Nunberg Predicts More Indictments Soon; Second Circuit in New York Declines to Block Accountants from Giving Don’s Financial Records to Manhattan District Attorney Vance;
“Populism” Is Euphemism for Fascism; Twilight of the Phony Populist Dictators Signaled by Trump’s Sinking Polls, by Xi’s Factional Purge of Top Communist Party Cadre, and by Challenge to Putin by Opposition from St. Petersburg and Moscow All the Way to Khabarovsk on the Pacific; Comatose Navalny en Route to Treatment in Berlin;
Report by GOP-Led Senate Intelligence Committee Confirms Mueller Report and More; Criminal Referrals Issued Last Year for Kushner, Bannon, Donald Trump Jr., Eric Prince, and Sam Clovis!
Democrats Confirm Sen. Kamala Harris As Vice Presidential Candidate, Completing Choice of 2020 Ticket Capable of Defeating Trump; Biden To Deliver Acceptance Speech Tonight;
Threat of Fascist Dictatorship Finally Addressed by Democrats; Obama Issues Solemn Warning on Withering Away of Constitutional Democracy as Danger Inherent In Any Trump Second Term;
Hillary Clinton Recalls Bitter Lesson of 2016, Calling For Largest Possible Voter Participation; She Warns Against Impotent “Coulda Shoulda Woulda” Excuses for not Voting that Nation Can No Longer Tolerate; Repeats Forecast That Things Would Get Even Worse Under Trump;
Top Trump Ideologue and 2016 General Election Guru Steve Bannon Arrested on Charges of Conspiracy to Commit Mail Fraud, Wire Fraud, and Money Laundering; Indictment from Southern District of New York Alleges That Bannon and Three Others Defrauded Contributors to Self-Styled ”We Build the Wall” Group by Appropriating Donated Funds For Personal Use; Bannon & Co. Had Pledged to Work for Free and Use All Funds for Mexican Border Wall; Kobach Says That Trump Personally Endorsed Project; Many Top Reactionaries Implicated;
Biden Officially Nominated As Democratic Presidential Candidate; Great Sense of Relief That Insidious Threats to Party Unity Have Been Avoided Since 2018 Thanks to Civic Maturity of Americans; Formidable Anti-Trump United Front Now Extends from Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie All the Way to Liberal Republicans Like Kasich and Cindy McCain; Trump Still Asserting He Will Call the Winner in November Election, Not Electoral College and Congress;
Biden Restates His Plan to Offer a Medicare Buy-In to Anyone Losing Health Insurance; As Insurance Companies Succumb to Financial Breakdown Crisis, Biden Plan Will Get Nation to Real Medicare for All Faster than Ultra-Left Bureaucratic Coercion;
EU Talks Sanctions Against Belarus over Recent Election, But It Is Putin, Not Brussels, Who Is Positioned to Pick Up Pieces if Lukashenko Falls;
“Scrape the Poison off the Bone”: Facing Growing Opposition inside Chinese Communist Party for His Manifold Failures, Tyrant Xi of China Unleashes Stalin-Mao Style Purge of Beijing’s Top Security Bosses; 21 Probes Started against
Trump’s Postmaster General DeJoy Forced Onto Defensive by Mass Outrage Against His Wanton Vandalism, Pledges to “Suspend” Asset-Stripping of US Postal Service; But National Interest Demands Full Restoration of USPS Capabilities and Additional Investments Now; Pelosi to Press for $25 Billion in New Funding in Special Saturday Session; 21 States Sue DeJoy and US Postal Service to Stop Wrecking and Defend Mail-In Voting; DeJoy Faces Grilling in Senate on Friday and House on Monday; Join Support Demonstrations for USPS This Coming Saturday at 11am In Front of Every Post Office in Nation!
Senate Intelligence Committee Final Report on Russiagate Confirms Grave Counterintelligence Posed by Manafort’s Contacts with Russian GRU Through Kilimnik; Prima Facie Case that Trump Lied in Written Answers to Mueller;
Democratic Convention Lays Basis for Winning Anti-Trump Coalition Ranging from Social Democrat Bernie Sanders to Liberal Republicans Kasich, Todd Whitman, and Molinari; Women, Blacks, Latinos, The South, Farmers Amply Represented; Sanders and Michelle Obama Deliver Best Speeches of Their Lives by Stressing Existential Imperative of Unity to Oust Trump;
If Biden’s United Front Approach Can Be Implemented, US Civil Society May Attain Cooperation Against Fascist Threat in Way that Weimar Germany Could Not
Manage; Whether or Not US Institutions Withstand the Onslaught Depends on Each of Us; What Trump Touches Dies, but Fighting Trump Brings out the Best in His Opponents;
Citing Federal Elections Commission Statistics, NYT Reports that Many GOP Megadonors Who Backed Trump in 2016 and Republican House Candidates in 2018 Have Reduced or Altogether Ceased Their Contributions to Don This Year; Is Dwindling Financial Base a Harbinger of GOP Extinction?
Pelosi Calls House Back Into Session This Saturday to Pass Laws Defending Beleaguered US Postal Service from GOP Sabotage; This Is Golden Opportunity to #ImpeachDeJoy For Preventing Delivery of US Mail!; On Day of Action Next Tuesday, Support Demonstrations at Post Offices Everywhere;
As Prescription Medicines and Urgent Checks Fail to Get Delivered on Time Across Nation, Rage Grows Against Trump, DeJoy, and Their Enablers Like Moscow Mitch For Crippling US Postal Service In Cynical Bid to Steal Presidential Election; Trump Confirms His Criminal Intent With Threats of Third Term Against “Fascist” Democrats;
Postmaster General DeJoy Agrees to Appear on Monday For Questioning by Rep. Maloney’s House Government Oversight Committee; Extensive Document Delivery Demanded by August 21; Six State Attorneys General Led by Becerra of California and James of New York Ready Lawsuit Against DeJoy and Trump; Elected Officials in New Jersey and New York Start Court Actions Against Deliberate Slowdowns;
Pelosi and House Democrats Must Impeach Louis DeJoy, Designated Wrecker of US Postal Service in Context of Trump’s Attempted Coup d’État; Postal Service Inspector General Opens Probe into DeJoy’s Sabotage, Including Firing of 26 Executives; Rep. Pascrell (D-NJ) Sends Criminal Referral to State AG Over DeJoy’s Election Interference;
DeJoy’s Utter Failure as Postmaster General Proven by His Agency’s Letters to 46 States and DC Announcing that Mail-In Ballots Won’t Arrive in Time to Be Counted; Deliveries Already Late Across Nation; Breakdown Comes After De Joy Orders Junking of Over 671 Mail Sorting Machines, 10% of Total Capability; These Machines, Mainly in Cities, Could Together Sort 21.4 Million Letters or Ballots per Hour; After Wave of Bad Publicity, DeJoy Claims He Is Backing Off Junking Mailboxes;
Rural GOP Senators Daines (MT), Sullivan (AK), and Collins (ME) Most Endangered by Postal Service Sabotage; Will Moscow Mitch React to Protect His Majority?; Get Your Ballot and Mail It In Now!
Three Years after Charlottesville Confederate Monstrosity, Alt-Right Fringe Threatens “Civil War” to Prevent Free Elections;