Now Comes Joe Kennedy III

January 31, 2018 11:32 AM0 comments

“Did you read between the lines in tonight’s State of the Union address? Between the bloviated claims about our present and the false promises for our future, there was an inexorable truth: This administration only intends to make our country safe and strong for people who look a certain way, […]

Read more ›

Sisterhood Is Powerful

January 24, 2018 9:03 PM0 comments

“After centuries of individual and preliminary political struggles, women are uniting to achieve their final liberation from male supremacy. Women are an oppressed class. Our oppression is total, affecting every facet of our lives. We are exploited as sex objects, breeders, domestic servants, and cheap labor. We are considered inferior […]

Read more ›

Congressman Beyer’s News Commentary: On the Government Shutdown

8:53 PM0 comments

The recent government shutdown was deeply concerning to many of us in Northern Virginia. Tens of thousands of in Virginia’s 8th Congressional District work directly for the federal government, additional thousands work as government contractors, and all of us live in communities which feel the economic effects from furloughs and […]

Read more ›

The Steele Dossier: Recall What It Said

January 17, 2018 10:42 PM0 comments

A “former top Russian intelligence officer claims FSB (the Russian secret service equivalent of the former Soviet KGB-ed.) has compromised Trump through his activities in Moscow sufficiently to be able to blackmail him. According to several knowledgeable sources, his conduct in Moscow has included perverted sexual acts which have been […]

Read more ›

Feinstein’s Courage Will Change History

January 10, 2018 10:46 PM0 comments

A righteous act of revolutionary sisterhood by former San Francisco mayor and veteran U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein has dramatically shifted the balance on the battleground Russian-Trump collusion investigation. Feinstein’s dramatic decision to defy the prohibition by her Republican committee chair and to release the unclassified 312-page transcript of the Senate […]

Read more ›

‘The Post:’ Fighting 2 Enemies

January 3, 2018 9:50 PM0 comments

The brilliant film in theaters now, “The Post,” obviously couldn’t be more timely, showing how a muscular free press can and must confront corrupt power in high public places, such as the White House. It is about the Washington Post’s struggle against not one but two powerful forces to publish […]

Read more ›

Pope Francis the Anti-Trump

December 27, 2017 7:09 PM0 comments

This writer’s carefully thought out choice for the foremost anti-Trump power at work in the world today is Pope Francis, who is slightly ahead of the still burgeoning new American feminist movement. Certainly, Francis feels the weight on his shoulders more profoundly than before Trump was elected. His homily at […]

Read more ›

Congressman Beyer’s News Commentary: New Tax Law Won’t Help Working Americans

6:53 PM0 comments

The tax bill just passed by Congress has little in common with the rosy descriptions Republican leaders have made about it. Putting more money into the pockets of working people would be great, but that’s not what they wrote this bill to do. I have grown a business, made payroll […]

Read more ›

Clapper Calls Trump A Russian ‘Asset’

December 21, 2017 1:54 PM0 comments

The former director of U.S. National Intelligence James Clapper delivered an astounding and direct charge against Donald Trump on national television Tuesday, no longer mincing words or making indirect or suggestive references to what the U.S. intelligence community is thoroughly convinced of. That is, that Trump, our president, is a […]

Read more ›

Sweet Win, Alabama!

December 13, 2017 9:43 PM0 comments

Sweet win, Alabama! A U.S. Senate seat that was downright owned by Republicans, win victory margins over 90 percent, was captured by a moderate Democrat in a special election Tuesday, closing the gap in the Senate between Republicans and Democrats to a razor-thin 51-49. Everything, everything, is changed in American […]

Read more ›
Facebook Iconfacebook like buttonTwitter Icontwitter follow buttonGoogle+Google+