John Peeler: No matter whether he is removed from office by impeachment or serves out his term, he has already put in place a fundamental change of course for this country, a shift that will take years, at best, to undo.
Archives for December 1, 2017
WJ Astore: Deception is at the heart of war, but we’re supposed to be deceiving the enemy, not ourselves. We’ve allowed public relations — driven by dishonesty — to rule our thinking and reporting on war.
Dan Embree: So yeah, Eric is a little too clumsy to swim in political waters, and a little too quick to dive into the shallow end of the pool. But it’s all because he is trying too hard to catch up with Son Number One, who has already proven his mastery of clandestine international intrigue involving politics and adoptions.
Justin Chapman: Calling Trump the ‘worst president in modern history,’ Congressman Adam Schiff says evidence of collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign is mounting
It’s like buying football game tickets to support the players’ right to free expression of their disapproval of police brutality toward and killings of people of color. Can’t be bad. But supporting a gladiator sport whose natural outcome is brain damage for every player can’t be good.
Judith Lewis Mernit: Are we putting too much pressure on autonomous electric vehicles to solve all of our problems, from pollution to congestion to traffic safety?