Trump has moved swiftly, a little more than a week into his term, signing a bunch of controversial executive orders, including one to get his much touted “Wall” between Mexico and the U.S. built and to enact a Muslim Ban (that appears not to have been properly legally vetted) and […]

How to Talk to Your Kids About Trump’s Muslim Ban


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Meryl Streep put out a call during her recent Golden Globes speech to the American people to help protect “principled journalists.” This has been widely met with the cheers on one side and jeers on the other that we’ve all come to expect of anything in this dysfunctionally entrenched two-party […]

Meryl Streep Says Support Journalists – But Which Ones?


Donald Trump is our new President-elect. For about half of you there is validation — for the other half, there has been shock, disillusionment, anger, and most of all fear. Democrat without a home As a lifelong Democrat and liberal but one that felt discarded by my own party (I […]

Election 2016: Trump Wins –The Aftermath