The Swamp

The Feds Go Too Far

Raiding Donald Trump’s private residence without compelling justification, the FBI violated Gertrude Stein’s rule about knowing how far to go when going too far.

Electoral Integrity For Me
But Not For Thee

What will happen when a significant portion of the electorate believes that a free and fair election is no longer possible because the system is permanently rigged to keep the ruling party in power? 

2022: Not More of the Same

Rather than a continuation of the trends of 2020-2021, it's likely something entirely new and different will emerge, and its source will come from outside the system, its leaders, and their plans.

The Freedom Façade

You still hear people talk about individual liberty and the rule of law, but the slogans are shot through with a brittle cynicism.