U.S. Involvement In Syria’s Civil War and The Islamic State

By Andrew Witzel The Islamic State (IS) is reeling in Syria thanks to coordinated efforts of the United Nations, United States, Russia and Iran. The IS has lost more than half of the territory it once controlled after being battered by strikes from multiple nations. The conflict in Syria started with Obama setting a clear... Continue Reading →


Was My Vote Really Counted?

By Susan Kuebler These are words that I, as an American citizen, never thought I would write or even have to write.  There is no greater threat to our democratic institutions than undermining our confidence in the sanctity of the election process.   How did we come to this point? It all began with Donald Trump It... Continue Reading →

U.S. Wastes Money On Afghan Uniforms

By Andrew Witzel The American war machine is certainly something to be reckoned with. We have made the process highly effective and seriously deadly to anyone within its crosshairs. Just ask anyone in the Middle East how they feel about American soldiers being in their country and it becomes all too clear that we're not... Continue Reading →

“We’ll Always Have Paris”

By Laura J. Peterson So the other day the headline came across my phone that Donald Trump had ended the government’s research into Y2K seventeen years after it didn’t happen and I thought “good for him wtf government?!?!?” and went on about my day. I didn’t become a Trumpkin or an apologist Vichy Republican nor... Continue Reading →

Trump Lies: Guess What? No Tape

By Jason Taylor No recordings? Of course not. But the real story isn’t that there are no recordings. The real news is that Trump has manipulated the truth for weeks with his mendacious claims. When is the media going to recognize that the real story isn’t in the veracity or the details of his policy... Continue Reading →

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