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Today Abortion, Tomorrow the World—What Would Republican Jesus Do?

It took we Jesus loving Republicans over 40 years but we're close to achieving our ultimate goal, taking a phrase from the playbook of Malcolm X.…

US Climate Report Contains A Dire Message Unless You’re Donald Trump

Trump continues to downplay the idea of global warming, but a new report from his own federal agencies has a starkly different message.…

Why Al Gore Is Furious With Science Denying White House

Former Vice President Al Gore has an issue with the Trump administration's timing. In a statement released Friday, he swung at the White House.…

Ohio Bill: Death Penalty For Those Who Undergo or Perform Abortions

The Bible Bangers in the Ohio House are looking for blood by introducing a more severe, and extensive abortion bill than the one already on the table.…

Britain, Doctor Who, Anti-Semitism, Multiculturalism, LGBT, And Other Stuff

The first time I heard the abbreviation LGBT mentioned, for example, I thought somebody had opened up a fast food joint to rival TGI Fridays or something. …

An Englishman Is Vexed By A Global Clash Of Cultures

Do you want to talk about a clash of cultures? Drive down the M62 from Manchester to Liverpool. It's akin to moving from New York to Islamabad.…

Blaming White Males For Our Social Misfortunes

Amongst Liberals I know, it's the thing to blame white males for most of our social ills and that includes racism. Whether or not true it's a good example.…

The European Union: An Empire In The Making

by Neil Bamforth In 2007, Jose Manual Barroso, the European Union Commission Chief, stated that “Sometimes I like to compare the EU as a creation to the organisation of empire.…

Are Any of My Friends Running For President?

It seems everyone who has or had any kind of relationship with Trump are soiled goods. Trump has managed to expose the ugly underbelly of New York City.…

Understanding the Weight of Words

In the days since the midterms and the Tree of Life shooting, I've been doing a lot of thinking about how what people say and the effect their words have.…

Does This Englishman Live In A Disunited Kingdom? Saying Goodbye To Brexit

As a Brexiteer who, somewhat reluctantly, voted 'remain' I can, at least, claim to have not added to the current discord over here. …

An Englishman Defines Freedom of Speech and the Right To Offend

Freedom of speech has been taking quite a hammering over the last couple of decades. "You have to be so careful what you say and who you say it to.…

It’s Trump’s Party and He’ll Cry if He Wants To

Being immune to the hypocrisy of my beloved Republican Party, I can be outraged at the rude and disrespectful shunning my beloved President Trump received.…

Missing the Point On Voting Rights

Well-meaning people who object to, and often work against voter suppression, see the importance of dirty tricks, of cheating, of elections stolen.…