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Quickie: Donald Trump has 'dangerous mental illness', say psychiatry experts at Yale conference

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/donald-trump-dangerous-mental-illness-yale-psychiatrist-conference-us-president-unfit-james-gartner-a7694316.html Donald Trump has a “dangerous mental illness” and is not fit to lead the US, a group of psychiatrists has warned during a conference at Yale University. Mental health experts claimed the President was “paranoid and delusional”, and said it was their “ethical responsibility” to warn the American public about the “dangers” Mr Trump’s […]

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What to say to people who voted for Trump

You might want to send this to anyone in your family, or anyone you know, who voted for Trump. 1. He called Hillary Clinton a crook. You bought it. Then he paid $25 million to settle a fraud lawsuit. 2. He said he’d release his tax returns, eventually. You bought it. He hasn’t, and says […]

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Who and what to blame for Trump, in one image

For a detailed, excellent analysis, see Everything mattered: lessons from 2016’s bizarre presidential election. The election was close, so many groups and people share blame for the outcome. This Politico article and this facebook video from the Young Turks describe how the Hillary campaign ignored the swing states til it was too late. By the […]

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There's no equivalency between Trump and Hillary

(Originally published in August, 2016 as “Hot August Political Thoughts”) There is absolutely no moral, social, or political equivalency between voting for Donald Trump or voting for Hillary Clinton. Nada. Zilch. None. I am not a fan of Hillary Clinton. Far from it. She is a product of and the embodiment of the Oligarchy. Let […]

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TheResistance's words of wisdom

From #TheResistance: I listened as they called my President a Muslim. I listened as they called him and his family a pack of monkeys. I listened as they said he wasn’t born here. I watched as they blocked every single path to progress that they could. I watched them shut down the government and hurt […]