I just read a piece in the New York Times from columnist Zeynep Tufekci entitled, “The Appeal of an American Strongman.”
Remember watching the January 6th Committee hearings and thinking, “Well, Trump is toast?”
My family watched Cronkite every night while we ate dinner on tray tables and in 1963, we watched as police set fire hoses, dogs, and billy clubs on civil rights protestors. In no uncertain terms, my dad said we couldn’t be for that.
It “will be wild.” That’s what Donald Trump told his supporters about his January 6, 2021, rally in Washington. And he was right.
Happy New Year! I just realized that this year is an election year. That’s because the guy who runs my PAC reminded me.
I’m pretty sure you’ve received a few “end of quarter” or “end of year” or, if you’re old enough “end of century” emails asking for support for one thing or another.
Happy holidays to everyone who has contributed this year.
To the rest of you, we have an election year coming up.
It looks like the Supreme Court (The U.S. one) is going to have to decide some stuff that will dramatically affect the presidential election.
You no doubt know Kate Cox’s story. She’s the Texas mother of two who had the courage to go to court to sue for the right to an abortion to end her nonviable pregnancy.