Vote Your Conscience

Before Donald Trump became the “presumptive” Republican nominee, I was quite vocal about my opposition to his candidacy and his unfitness to be President. Once he was named as the presumptive nominee, I decided to tone it down and wait […]

Why Electing Donald Trump Would Be a Disaster

After seeing the results of the New Hampshire primary and Nevada caucus with Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump both winning stunning victories, I continue to be dismayed by the popularity of both men. As I wrote recently, I think that electing […]

Why Electing Bernie Sanders Would Be A Disaster

As I’ve watched this presidential election season advance, I’ve been simultaneously amused and appalled by the enduring popularity of Bernie Sanders. When he first announced, I dismissed him as a harmless crank. However, partly due to the weakness of Hillary […]

On Socialism

In presidential debates and Twitter conversations on #copolitics of late, the word “socialism” has been thrown around a lot. Between a presidential candidate who is a self-described “socialist” to people who promote the “democratic socialism” system they believe exists in […]