Terrorism has had a catastrophic effect on US Policy and public perception of what our country’s priorities ought to be. Terrorism, exacerbated by media frenzy, has been able to get more front page space than the majority of the actual threats and issues our country faces. The intent of terrorism, to create terror for a… Read More The Politics of Fear: How Terror Continues to Impact US Policy.
An article that explores the origin of the politics of fear in America by examining colonial politics before the American Revolution and how this impacts American politics today.… Read More The Politics of Fear in Colonial America: Three Fear Empowered Routes to Revolution
Thursday, June 8th, former FBI Director James Comey testified in front of a politically diverse panel of congressmen as to the nature of conversations which took place between himself and President Trump. The conversations pertained to the ongoing investigation of former Director of National Security, Michael Flynn, and his undisclosed connections with foreign entities. The… Read More Impeachment: Comey’s Case
What would happen if Trump were to be impeached? This question depends considerably on the timing and specific circumstances of the impeachment. First of all, Mike Pence would become the President-unless he was implicated in the Russia scandal as the head of Trump’s transition team. The most likely political consequence is Democratic domination of the… Read More The Consequences of Impeaching Trump
Since the election there has been vociferous calls for impeachment from the left. Some moderates and conservatives have also begun to talk about the possibility of impeachment as the Trump administration has increasingly been plagued with reports of ties to Russia. This being the case, one can imagine the responses I got from my left-leaning… Read More Why we should not impeach Trump
An article that illustrates the procedure and history of impeachment in the United States.… Read More Impeachment: Procedure and History in the United States