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OBAMA UNMUTES HIMSELF TO BECOME A VOICE OF REACTION

And Peter Dao responds: “I launched the #TooFarLeft tag because I’ve had it with Republicans, media elites, and corporate Dems enabling fascists while denigrating those who seek economic and social justice as ‘too far left’.”

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CITY PLANNING COMMISSION ISN’T BIG ON EMPIRICAL FACTS

I went to a hearing of my Community Planning Board two evenings ago to speak out against a sham hotel permit that the city is offering as a bait-and-switch to pretend it has any attention of regulating developing in the … Continue reading

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MARK MEADOWS EMBRACES FASCIST METHODOLOGY AND MESSAGE

Rep: Meadows: “Everybody has their impression of what truth is.”

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TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION AFTER TRUMP

Not only must traitorous, criminal enablers like Mulvaney, Conway, Barr, Jordan be indicted when possible and prohibited from ever serving in a public capacity again — but we must ask ourselves, as a country, how did this happen–and how can … Continue reading

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THE TRUTH ABOUT BILLIONAIRES

“There are basically only five ways to accumulate a billion dollars,” Robert Reich writes at his blog, “and none of them has to do with being successful in free market capitalism.”

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SINCE I KNOW YOU’RE BOOKED MONTHS IN ADVANCE

Make sure to make sure you circle March 6, 2020 at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where I’ll be speaking on “Dryads of West 55th Street,” as part of a day-long seminar-program relating to “Ballerina: Fashion’s Modern Muse.”

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REPUBLICAN AND/OR DEMOCRAT MICHAEL BLOOMBERG

Who knows–maybe he’ll switch affiliation mid-primary? It’s an un-delicious irony that Bloomberg, the billionaire autocrat who helped pave the way for Trump, is now itching to succeed him. The solution isn’t Michael Bloomberg. The problem is the Michael Bloombergs of … Continue reading

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METHOD TO TRUMP’S MADNESS

He bellows the same outrageous, easily-disproven lies over and over again, until, so he hopes, the national psyche will be so battered it will accept anything at all in order to tamp down the noise pollution and the assault on … Continue reading

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AMAZON TRYING TO SMACK DOWN DEMOCRACY

I’m sure this story will be exhaustively covered by the Washington Post, but it seems that Amazon doesn’t like the fact that the City Council of Seattle wants to impose some fiscal accountability for the company’s responsibility in making housing … Continue reading

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TRUMP TAKES IT ON THE LAM

Fleeing to Florida, he leaves, as usual, in his wake a trail of lies, deflections, smokescreens.

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