This Is Who We Are

It has ended. And so it begins. I have been hearing people all day talk about why the election went the way it did. One popular theory is that America simply isn’t ready for a woman as president. That we, as a nation, simply could not imagine a female Commander in Chief, and so, chose … 

 

The Revolution Will Not Be Elected

Yes; I am cynical. But that doesn’t mean I’m wrong. Every four years, we crank up the nationalism, split it down the middle with donkeys on one side and elephants on the other, and engage in an orgy of ridicule and one-up-man-ship. Every four years, each party dives deep into the American heart in an …