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  • Both Republicans and Democrats are largely walking in lockstep with their parties for the 2020 election. The deciding vote is going to come down to the Independent voters. The Left is going to make it hard for Democrats to get those votes.

    Why Democrats Aren't Swaying Enough Independent Voters for 2020

    Why Democrats Aren't Swaying Enough Independent Voters for 2020

    by M S Beltran4

  • When asked about the effectiveness of tactics such as waterboarding, U.S. President Donald Trump said “absolutely I feel it works.”

    Torture Doesn't Work

    Torture Doesn't Work

    by Rupert Taylor0

  • Will free speech be a thing of the past? If things continue down the path that has started on University of California campuses, then it very well could be. February 1, 2017 - a fire in Berkeley, CA.

    Free Speech Died in Berkeley, California

    Free Speech Died in Berkeley, California

    by Robert Carbery1

  • Are we living in a post-truth world? Has truthiness supplanted truth? Is the truth the truth? How can we know what is true? Has America become Fantasyland?

    The Truth Isn’t the Truth! Or Is It?

    The Truth Isn’t the Truth! Or Is It?

    by Catherine Giordano30

  • Elizabeth Warren's inclusion policies belittle the very people they're intended to help. If Warren truly has faith in the downtrodden minorities she’s championing, then her course of action would only consist of mitigating those factors that prevent workforce diversity.

    The Implications of Elizabeth Warren's Inclusion Policies

    The Implications of Elizabeth Warren's Inclusion Policies

    by John A Lancaster1

  • Donald Trump said a lot of the right things with the right kind of energy, but unfortunately he was the wrong guy. His "drain the swamp" rhetoric would awesome if only it were real.

    Trump Was Almost What America Needed

    Trump Was Almost What America Needed

    by Dru Story1

  • Bernie Sanders is being painted as a dangerous socialist, but ironically, he is one of the few US senators who strongly opposed the current law to allow the military to detain US citizens indefinitely, without charge or trial, if the executive branch claims they are "associated" with terrorism.

    Sanders Is One of Few Who Fought for Lost Right to Jury Trial

    Sanders Is One of Few Who Fought for Lost Right to Jury Trial

    by Ralph Lopez1

  • Fake News is sweeping the nation. Why not call it what it is, despicable reporting aimed at twisting minds and damaging reputations.

    The Left's Love Affair With Fake News

    The Left's Love Affair With Fake News

    by breakfastpop40

  • The White House as it appears from the north. Photograph by David Lat. The White House is the official residence of the President of the United States, located in Washington, D.C. It is on Pennsylvania Avenue facing north onto Lafayette Square. The...

    The White House

    The White House

    by Bits-n-Pieces0

  • This article describes how symbolism plays a large part in cultures and how symbols can be misinterpreted when people lack knowledge of the original intent.

    Donald Trump and Colin Kaepernick

    Donald Trump and Colin Kaepernick

    by Mike Russo42

  • Liberals be warned - Trump is bringing a young and amazing class of future Supreme Court justices to the table - another part of his Making America Great Again platform.

    Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee List

    Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee List

    by Ralph Schwartz5

  • In a previous Hub (see "How Tax Cuts Work") I discussed how a supply side tax cut works. For the past quarter of a century tax cuts have been synonymous with supply side economic theory and Republican Administrations (Reagan in the 1980s and now...

    Democrat vs Republican Tax Cuts

    Democrat vs Republican Tax Cuts

    by Chuck Nugent65

  • Margaret Taylor was the wife of American President Zachary Taylor, who served in the White House from March 1849 until his sudden death in July of 1850. Mrs. Taylor suffered from ill health much of her life and shied away from the Washington, D.C., social spotlight.

    Margaret Taylor: First Lady of the United States

    Margaret Taylor: First Lady of the United States

    by Doug West4

  • What's it going to take to be a worthy candidate for the highest office in the United States? This article will proffer some ideas.

    The Next President Will Be...

    The Next President Will Be...

    by JOC6

  • Hate rhetoric is not a new concept. Having a President of the U.S. accept it as a norm is new. Trump has incited a level of unrest in this nation that may mar its character forever. The power of his words is undeniable.

    How Will Minorities Fare in Donald Trump's Civil War?

    How Will Minorities Fare in Donald Trump's Civil War?

    by Linda Joy Johnson0

  • There is an interesting allegory between Machiavelli's role in the ever-changing Florentine Republic and the role of the modern-day Republican in the Age of Trump. Two very different political situations joined together by a common theme: Survival.

    The Tragedy of the Florentine Republic and Contemporary Republicans

    The Tragedy of the Florentine Republic and Contemporary Republicans

    by Gianfranco Regina0

  • Donald Trump was not the favorite to win the 2016 election. However, against all odds and to the surprise of many Trump beat Hillary Clinton and became the President of the USA. How did this happen and what have been the consequences of Trump being elected as the President?

    Donald Trump for President

    Donald Trump for President

    by Random Thoughts14

  • Rolling Stone calls him the “giant in America’s conspiracy subculture;” it might also be claimed he is a one person fake news factory and friend of Donald Trump.

    Alex Jones and His Infowars

    Alex Jones and His Infowars

    by Rupert Taylor2

  • The USA has had 44 different presidents, each with their own quirks and methods of government. Here are some facts about American presidents that were in office after World War 2.

    12 Fascinating Facts About Modern U.S. Presidents

    12 Fascinating Facts About Modern U.S. Presidents

    by Melissa Clason2

  • After reading this article, you will understand that it was not just one event or one group of people that created the forces for the GOP takeover of government, but it was a long line of individuals who were able to create the proper conditions for takeover.

    How Did the GOP Take Over the Federal and State Governments?

    How Did the GOP Take Over the Federal and State Governments?

    by Mike Russo25

  • Out of thin air, Donald Trump has created a national scandal and worldwide embarrassment simply because his monumental narcissism won't allow him to admit to a mistake. He forced an Admiral and a respected federal agency to lie for him in an effort to prove himself right.

    A Timeline of Trump's Alabama Hurricane Lie

    A Timeline of Trump's Alabama Hurricane Lie

    by Scott Belford4

  • As we read that the FBI seems to be approaching some sort of decision point about Hillary Clinton's "EmailGate," whom are we to believe? Some say it wasn't a good thing to do, but it wasn't as bad as the Republicans make it out to be. Others say...

    Why Hillary's EmailGate Is Real

    Why Hillary's EmailGate Is Real

    by Ralph Lopez1

  • Although the teachings of Christ often refer to love, grace, and forgiveness, the Trump Era in American politics has seemingly inspired a large group of evangelicals to become fighters instead of lovers. Why is this behavior becoming the new norm, and how are evangelicals justifying such behavior?

    The Trump Era Has Turned a Lot of Evangelicals Into Fighters

    The Trump Era Has Turned a Lot of Evangelicals Into Fighters

    by Jason Reid Capp23

  • Reality TV has consumed us and Donald Trump has brought it into our politics. Bernie Sanders has shown another way where active citizens are more important. Our future hinges on which model wins out.

    Unreality TV Now Trumps True Participatory Politics

    Unreality TV Now Trumps True Participatory Politics

    by Howard Schneider14

  • Bernie Sanders, without his knowledge, has been used by the Democratic Party to energize the youth, something Hillary could never do, now look for the big Pivot.

    Bernie Sanders Never Stood a Chance

    Bernie Sanders Never Stood a Chance

    by Ralph Schwartz16

  • Former U.S. Senator Al Franken resigned on January 2, 2018, after more than a half-dozen women lodged complaints of sexual misconduct against him. What is Al Franken doing now?

    What Is Al Franken Doing Now?

    What Is Al Franken Doing Now?

    by Stephen Sinclair1

  • Abortion has taken center stage in American politics. However, while politicians keep talking about limiting the scope of abortion, are anti-abortion laws really the answer?

    Why Anti-Abortion Laws Don't Work

    Why Anti-Abortion Laws Don't Work

    by Robin Goodfellow4

  • Politics and relationships are a volatile combination. It wasn't always this bad, so what is going on today that is different from the past?

    Them's Fightin' Words

    Them's Fightin' Words

    by breakfastpop32

  • Amidst calls to make America great again, I make the case that America is already great. These are the reasons why, and how they are being mischaracterized.

    What Do You Mean America Is Not Great?

    What Do You Mean America Is Not Great?

    by Gracchus Gruad2

  • In 2016, hundreds of thousands of Bernie supporters disappeared from the voting rolls in New York City. In 2020, California voters need to make sure history doesn't repeat. They must demand ballot images in the California primary.

    Why Sanders Voters in California Must Demand Ballot Images

    Why Sanders Voters in California Must Demand Ballot Images

    by Ralph Lopez0

  • In 2016, Trump successfully deployed the election insanity tactic of branding Hillary Clinton as “crooked Hillary.” He's trying the same tactic for 2020. If insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results, voters are definitely suffering from election insanity.

    Election Insanity: Donald Trump Keeps Using Smear Tactics in 2020

    Election Insanity: Donald Trump Keeps Using Smear Tactics in 2020

    by Isaac Newton Farris Jr0

  • The acquittal of Donald Trump opened the door to the Democrats to take over the Senate. The reason is that many Republicans and Independents wanted witnesses at the sham trial, and their Trumplican Senators told them to take a hike. The question is, did they like being ignored?

    Battle for the Senate in 2020 (Updated 7-28-2020)

    Battle for the Senate in 2020 (Updated 7-28-2020)

    by Scott Belford6

  • An open letter to the Texas legislature demanding a full stop to Senate Bill 6 and the State Supreme Court challenge to the Obergefell v. Hodges ruling.

    Texas Wages War on LGBT Rights

    Texas Wages War on LGBT Rights

    by Luke Anthony Schulte2

  • “Enhanced interrogation methods” were authorized by the U.S. for use on suspected terrorists but experience suggests it delivers low-quality information.

    Torture Does Not Work

    Torture Does Not Work

    by Rupert Taylor0

  • A former leader of the American Nazi Party appears set to run as a Republican candidate in the November 2018 general election for Illinois' 3rd Congressional District. Who is Arthur Jones?

    Who Is Arthur Jones and What Is a Holocaust Denier?

    Who Is Arthur Jones and What Is a Holocaust Denier?

    by Stephen Sinclair2

  • While the Democratic Party searches for a winning strategy to defeat Trump, the President continues to provide the fuel that could lead to his ultimate downfall.

    Trump Versus Truth

    Trump Versus Truth

    by Dan Dildy0

  • On July 6, 1854, a crowd that numbered as high as 10,000, crowded into Jackson, Michigan in what has often been considered the founding of the Republican Party. In just six politically charged years, the coalition of radicals, conservatives, former Whigs, Free Soilers and Know-Nothings, anti-slavery Democrats, nativists and foreigners, were able to form a cohesive party. By 1860, the Republicans would have the presidency with the election of Abraham Lincoln. Slavery is the key to all of this.

    The Formation of the Republican Party: 1850 to 1865

    The Formation of the Republican Party: 1850 to 1865

    by Scott Vehstedt1

  • The article summarizes the many issues regarding the possible secession of California from the United States. Highlighted in the story is Marcus Ruiz Evans and his book, California's Next Century 2.0.

    Should California Secede From the United States?

    Should California Secede From the United States?

    by Kelley Marks6

  • What do conservatives really think? This article will answer those questions and let you understand the depth of depravity in the conservative mind.

    What Do Republicans Really Believe?

    What Do Republicans Really Believe?

    by Sychophantastic5

  • Nancy Pelosi is dead wrong about her reasons not to impeach Trump. How does Trump compare to previously impeached presidents Nixon and Clinton? Trump's actions are against American values and he's putting American lives in jeopardy with his policies.

    Why the Democrats Should Impeach Trump

    Why the Democrats Should Impeach Trump

    by Thomas Blackshear0

  • Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ message was riddled in divisive rhetoric even before he took office; his opinions on race, gender, religion and other social issues lacked good reasoning and intent. Interestingly, this message was able to resonate with 'Conservative and Christian' demographics.

    A Christian and Conservative in the Age of Trump

    A Christian and Conservative in the Age of Trump

    by AL10

  • The POTUS is the leader of the free world. He is expected to be responsible, eloquent, intelligent, stable, and ethical. Fundamentally, this difficult job requires our trust. He can't violate that.

    What Do We Expect From Our President?

    What Do We Expect From Our President?

    by Christopher Peruzzi19

  • Some of the very worst politicians in the history of the United States of America, and some heinous crimes against humanity can be laid squarely upon the head of Prescott Bush. There really can't be much in the way of apologies, as Mr. Prescott Bush...

    Prescott Bush: His Life and Deeds

    Prescott Bush: His Life and Deeds

    by Wesman Todd Shaw11

  • Learn what makes a state a swing state, why Independent voters in swing states make all the difference in a presidential election, and which states are considered swing states in 2012. Includes a map of the current political situation as to which states are swing states and which ones are likely to vote Democratic or Republican.

    What Is a Swing State?  Why Independent Voters Rule

    What Is a Swing State? Why Independent Voters Rule

    by C E Clark38

  • President Barack Obama was a polarizing figure. Generally speaking he was popular and likable. But when all is said and done what will historians say about his legacy?

    What Is The Legacy of President Barack Obama?

    What Is The Legacy of President Barack Obama?

    by Tony Daniels5

  • This article addresses the fact that some gun advocates keep using bad analogies when talking about gun control.

    3 Bad Anti-Gun Control Arguments

    3 Bad Anti-Gun Control Arguments

    by Bazooka Teaches6

  • This article is about how the present political administration in the United States plans on fighting the epidemic of heroin abuse in comparison to a different approach.

    The War on Heroin

    The War on Heroin

    by Ezria Copper1

  • Many believe that their vote doesn't matter. When the majority of citizens decide not to vote, everyone's vote could have mattered.

    Why You Should Always Vote

    Why You Should Always Vote

    by Carter Lynne0

  • Comrades - today we discuss gun control and how the left uses it as an overall control tool - we'll look back at early American history to see how the 2AD stopped them cold. Warm up those safe spaces

    The Liberal Newsletter - Memorial Day Issue

    The Liberal Newsletter - Memorial Day Issue

    by Ralph Schwartz6

  • Melania Trump and Louisa Catherine Adams are the only two first ladies of the United States born outside the country. Louisa was the wife of President John Quincy Adams; her many talents included her ability to socialize in the highest circles, as well as being the woman behind the man.

    Louisa Catherine Adams: First Lady of the United States

    Louisa Catherine Adams: First Lady of the United States

    by Doug West2

  • After facing criticism over her handling of a complaint of sexual abuse by a campaign staffer, Hillary Clinton has appeared on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden.'

    What Is Hillary Clinton Doing Now?

    What Is Hillary Clinton Doing Now?

    by Stephen Sinclair1

  • Politicians hold important offices and have more responsibility than most others in society, but that doesn't mean they are invulnerable and without fault just like us. They have families, feelings, goals, dreams, and nightmares. Treat them like it.

    Politicians Are Human, Too—Treat Them Like Your Neighbor

    Politicians Are Human, Too—Treat Them Like Your Neighbor

    by Kyler J Falk0

  • Very little time remains for Virginians to decide who will be their next lieutenant governor. Jill Holtzman Vogel is NOT the candidate to elect to that office, because she will ruin her state.

    Jill Holtzman Vogel Will Ruin Virginia

    Jill Holtzman Vogel Will Ruin Virginia

    by Jason B Truth3

  • Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe announced that he would be stepping down today after being the target of a 'war' waged by President Trump. The White House denied playing any part in the decision.

    Who Is Andrew McCabe? Is a Trump Purge Underway?

    Who Is Andrew McCabe? Is a Trump Purge Underway?

    by Stephen Sinclair12

  • This article explores the idea of the Edward Snowden story as being part of larger overall strategy of exposure to censorship through a network of whistleblowers, intent on creating a silent coup.

    Operation Snow Job: The Edward Snowden Story

    Operation Snow Job: The Edward Snowden Story

    by somethgblue14

  • This February, President Trump and his administration have declared war on the mainstream media that enjoys falling trust throughout the public. Is Trump on solid ground? Or will his tactic backfire?

    President Trump v. The Dishonest Mainstream Media

    President Trump v. The Dishonest Mainstream Media

    by Robert Carbery3

  • Mrs. Clinton keeps trying to downplay the Federal Investigation into her E-Mail server and its handling. After all these months it won't go away.

    Hillary Clinton - Security Inquiry

    Hillary Clinton - Security Inquiry

    by Ralph Schwartz58

  • Since her departure as acting U.S. Attorney General, on January 30, 2017, Sally Yates has appeared before several audiences and stayed true to her message, 'I wouldn't have done anything differently.'

    What Is Sally Yates Doing Now?

    What Is Sally Yates Doing Now?

    by Stephen Sinclair1

  • This hub is not about which president told the most lies. It's about which presidents told the most costly lies in terms of lives lost.

    "He Lies!" Not New to the Presidency

    "He Lies!" Not New to the Presidency

    by Kathleen Cochran40

  • Many mental health professionals have publicly noted their concerns about Donald Trump’s mental health. There appear to be many different, but overlapping conditions, to describe his behavior.

    How Many Kinds of Crazy Is Donald Trump?

    How Many Kinds of Crazy Is Donald Trump?

    by Catherine Giordano86

  • A day that will stand in infamy...is being systematically pushed to the back-burner along with the values of the men and women who made that day a success

    From D-Day to Pajama Boy

    From D-Day to Pajama Boy

    by Ralph Schwartz5

  • Trump's golden slogan; "Make America Great Again," has been blindly followed by the masses, but does anyone have a clue which era in American history he plans on sending us back to?

    Hey Mr. Trump, Exactly When Was America Great?

    Hey Mr. Trump, Exactly When Was America Great?

    by Krista D'Ambroso1

  • Donald Trump could only be elected if there were sufficient people who believed the things he did. What is the Trump culture?

    The Trump Culture

    The Trump Culture

    by Tessa Schlesinger8

  • Gambling odds-makers have given Bernie Sanders a higher probability of beating Trump in November than Joe Biden, were Sanders to become the Democratic nominee. At the same time, concerns that recent Biden's gaffes indicate the onset of early-stage dementia have broken out into the open.

    Concerns Are Growing Over Joe Biden's Possible Dementia

    Concerns Are Growing Over Joe Biden's Possible Dementia

    by Ralph Lopez2

  • Puerto Ricans are American citizens, but more importantly, they are citizens of the Kingdom of God. Our Christian duty is to extend aid to the disaster stricken island territory.

    Puerto Ricans and Why They Matter

    Puerto Ricans and Why They Matter

    by Anna Watson5

  • John Adams was a one of the founding fathers of America—an important leader who helped the colonies gain freedom from Great Britain. In the new republic, he served as a diplomat to European nations, the first vice president, and the second president of the United States from 1797 to 1801.

    John Adams: Founding Father and Second President of the United States

    John Adams: Founding Father and Second President of the United States

    by Doug West0

  • Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton a run for her money. It isn't because he has terrific ideas. It's because his followers don't have a clue who he is and what he believes in.

    Who are Bernie Supporters?

    Who are Bernie Supporters?

    by breakfastpop27

  • Gun control and confiscation are not the same thing. We can have common sense gun control measures without endangering people's second amendment rights.

    Answering Arguments Against Gun Control

    Answering Arguments Against Gun Control

    by Gracchus Gruad0

  • A coalition of powerful women groups of all backgrounds and races are organizing to change the gender and color of Congress in 2018. Pollsters expect a historic election cycle.

    Sisterhood and the Election of 2018

    Sisterhood and the Election of 2018

    by Dan Dildy2

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