Dynasty

We aren’t ruled by a heredity monarchy;” Bill Maher snarkily intoned on Real Time Friday, “the Bushes and Clintons take turns.” 28 out of 32. If Jeb or Hillary win in 2016 and 2020, the Clintons and the Bushes will have dominated the executive powers for 28 out of 32 years. 87.5%. That’s a full generation. Besides crazyContinue reading “Dynasty”

Living in Limbo: Immigration

Text by K. Cecchini “When has America ever, ever been welcoming to immigrants?!” Bill Maher poised this rhetorical question last week on his HBO show, Real Time. Couldn’t tell ya, Mr. Maher. Here are a few examples of the immigrant experience gone wrong in the States: Genocidal Tendencies The first peoples in the Americas likely migrated across the Bering StraitContinue reading “Living in Limbo: Immigration”