Category Archives: Longer posts on large themes

Sort of position papers or major statements of philosophy or policy

Left Solidarity

Jim, I’m working on a longer essay which I think will address fully what you are asking. At least I’ll try. I’m hoping to have that up this week. For now, a few thoughts on your solidarity post. First, on … Continue reading

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Why it’s Good to be a Moderate

Driving into Dallas, there was, not long ago, a billboard with a picture of W, and it said, “Miss me yet?” My answer? God help us, no. You were a miserable president then, and your freakin’ bad legacy has just … Continue reading

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America Quiz Addendum

I forgot to add this question to the America quiz. It’s actually among the most important questions. Reading Paul Buchheit on Common Dreams a few days ago reminded me of it. So: 11. Since several polls have shown that close … Continue reading

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