I Am Still a Liberal Progressive

  You’re not crazy. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are nearly the same in ideology. Lots of people will try to convince you that this isn’t true, but it is. They both fall in the blue square (above), which is where right-wing authoritarians are. This is also the same square that Adolph Hitler fell in. […]

The Democratic Nominee

  I wanted the US to nominate Bernie Sanders as the Democratic candidate for President. I went through all the trouble of getting an overseas ballot so that I could vote for him. And you know what? I really thought he would win. So many of us believed in him. However, the establishment is strong. […]

Propaganda

    I am so tired of people spewing propaganda at me. “An Independent could never win an election.” “A third party candidate could never win the election.” “You have to pick the lesser of two evils; that’s just how it is.” “You can’t change it, you just have to live with it.”  “This is […]

Being Bullied by Democrats

  Now that the media has decided to consider Hillary Clinton the Democratic Nominee, everyone keeps pushing me to “fall in line.” I won’t, I’m afraid. First: I changed my registration to Democrat only so I could vote for Bernie Sanders in the primaries. I have always been an Independent, and I have already sent […]

My Muslim Friend

  I went to school with a girl who has duel citizenship in the US and Pakistan. She went back after college to run a school for the poor in Rawalpindi. I like her a lot, and I don’t envy her choices this election. Of course she is hoping that Bernie Sanders will get the […]

Memorial Day Weekend

    Memorial Day weekend is always really sad for me because my adopted brother died in Iraq. I just want to remind you all of this most serious of holidays: Bernie Sanders is literally the only guy standing up for the rights of Veterans. He’s the only guy. We really ought to support our […]