Donald Trump and the Twenty Fifth Amendment

Looking back America, you were so warned that Donald Trump was not fit to serve as president. Hindsight is always infinite wisdom. For those who voted him to the presidency here is a reminder of  what a few leading  newspapers from across America editorialized. The Columbus Dispatch on October 7, 2016 edited “Trump had proved himself a…Read more Donald Trump and the Twenty Fifth Amendment

 In America, The Judiciary is a Barrier to Tyranny

By Sherman Jackson, PhD "Fortunately, we have in America a system of checks and balances, within that system is the power of judicial review." Listen up America, be careful of what you wish for, you may have gotten it in the personality of Donald Trump.  During the 2016 election, Trump campaigned on the slogan” Let’s…Read more  In America, The Judiciary is a Barrier to Tyranny

OBAMACARE IS THE LAW OF THE LAND

In 2010 a Democratic majority passed the Affordable Care Act.  Its legislative objective was to”increase  the number of Americans covered by  health insurance and decrease the cost of health care.”   A key component of the act required most Americans to maintain “minimum essential health coverage.  Failure to do so would result in a penalty to…Read more OBAMACARE IS THE LAW OF THE LAND

Electoral College: A Constitutional and Political Tradition

  The Electoral College is made up of members from each state in the union and the District of Columbia consisting of 538 electors. On December 19th, 2016 members of the Electoral College will cast their ballots to elect the President of the United States. Once the ballots are casted in each state, they are…Read more Electoral College: A Constitutional and Political Tradition

A Dilemma for the Electoral College?

Trump campaign was based on lies, statements that embolden racism, bigotry, disrespect, human rights violations against a large sector of the American society. His campaign was a non traditional charade which has been normalized by the media, the GOP leadership and a sector of the US population. Trump did not even win  the majority of…Read more A Dilemma for the Electoral College?