Remembrance

On this weekend we celebrate those who have served our country by placing themselves in harms way.  If you call them heroes they quickly answer they were just doing their job.  That, in of itself makes them a hero.  On Memorial…
Robert Mueller – What Next?

Robert Mueller is now the special prosecutor for the Trump Russian/Collusion investigation.  But, there is more to find out.  If Robert Mueller follows all leads, we might have answers to questions which need answers.  This is not just about Trump…
Shattered Glass Ceiling

By Plebius Common America is almost as divided since the civil war.  The cultural rifts are only a symptom of that.  The core dysfunction comes at an educational, religious and cultural level.  Constitutional bulwarks like freedom of speech and religious…
How Radical Is Trump?

There was a time when even Democrats favored tax reform that included reducing marginal tax rates!  In the 1980’s Richard Gephardt and Bill Bradley had their own tax reform that significantly reduce tax rates.  It competed with Reagan’s own proposals.…
Easter in the World Today

It is Easter Sunday and for many Christians, this represent the highlight of their faith.  It is the day when Jesus Christ rose from the dead to conquer death and sin.  By doing this, he opened the gates of heaven…
Deep State a Civil (sic) Society Complex

By Plebius Common ““Deep State” is a vernacular way of describing what political scientists like to call “civil society.”  That is, “any venue” in which powerful individuals, either alone or collectively, might try to use the state to fulfill their…