Category Archives: 2020 election

Democracy hangs in the balance: How to Stop a Power Grab

 Andrew Marantz of the New Yorker – As democracy hangs in the balance, activists are drawing lessons from the study of civil resistance. About a week before Election Day, Erica Chenoweth, the Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights and International … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Constitutional crisis, Controversial, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Political parties, Republicans, The New Yorker, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Video: John Bolton discusses whether Trump may become security threat after leaving office

ABC-TV News – The former national security adviser also reacts to President-elect Joe Biden’s Cabinet nominations. Go to the video –

Posted in 2020 election, ABC News, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, leadership, Politics

Biden Says ‘More People May Die’ If Trump Refuses to Coordinate on Virus

Ruth Fremson of The New York Times – President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. warned that a “very dark winter” was ahead and called on Congress to pass an economic stimulus package immediately to help workers struggling to cope with the … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Congress, Controversial, Coronavirus, Joe Biden, Narcissism, New York Times, Thought-Provoking Analysis


David Morey of DMG Global – Full disclosure: I advised the winning Biden presidential campaign and worked indirectly with Senator Biden on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee back in the 1980s. And regardless of who you voted for, the Biden campaign … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Joe Biden, Politcal Consulting, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

How to cover a coup — or whatever it is Trump is attempting

Margaret Sullivan of the Washington Post – President Trump lost. The nation knows it. The world knows it. And, although he won’t admit it, he certainly knows it, too. But because he is claiming otherwise — with his Republican enablers joining … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump, Washington Post