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Ray McCoy is a freelance journalist from the Midwest

Feel the Purge . . . er, Bern

On January 14, the investigative outlet Project Veritas released undercover footage of dialogue between one of their embedded journalists and a senior member of the Iowa field operation for the Bernie Sanders 2020 presidential campaign. In the video, Kyle Jurek predicts with relish violence in the event of a Democratic convention in which the Vermont

By | 2020-01-21T20:55:46-07:00 January 21st, 2020|Tags: |

The Green Army Now Marches with Uncle Bernie

As those who follow American politics closely know, winning nominations and elections is all about “building coalitions.” Or at least that’s what is said publicly, and generations of leaders—particularly in the Democratic Party—have gained momentum simply by being able to claim that they are uniquely positioned to build a winning coalition. In 1984 and 1988

By | 2020-01-16T12:42:49-07:00 January 15th, 2020|Tags: |

The Comfortable Trap
of a Good Law

President Trump on December 11 signed an executive order extending protections to Jewish American citizens as a newly defined national origin group under Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. The law has six sections relating to discrimination against persons on the basis of “race, color, or national origin” for federally funded programs, and

By | 2019-12-24T09:48:16-07:00 December 23rd, 2019|Tags: |

Democrats Blind and Babbling to Oblivion

Last week, a friend of mine gave me the perfect metaphor for explaining impeachment. An ancient Buddhist parable relates that six blind men were wandering through the wilderness and encountered an elephant. Since none of them had ever seen such a creature, they each described it based on the part that they could feel. So

By | 2019-12-07T14:24:12-07:00 December 7th, 2019|Tags: |

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