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?

How Fear and Ignorance Birth The Unpredictability in America!

"When all institutions are under the dictate  of a single thought or a single party, I mean the 3 powers of the state, legislative / judicial / executive, the citizen becomes a hero. In fact, the last shield to defend freedom. Montesquieu, Hobbes, and Fanon are in danger. " By Joel Leon In the beginning,…Read more How Fear and Ignorance Birth The Unpredictability in America!

Bucking Political Traditions: 2016 Presidential Election

Hindsight is infinite wisdom.  It is a major tool historians use to interpret historical events like the recent presidential campaign. Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump ran against political traditions.  When she announced her candidacy in 2015 for a second run at the presidency, Hillary broke with political tradition by attempting to succeed Barack Obama…Read more Bucking Political Traditions: 2016 Presidential Election

Did FBI James Comey Violate the Hatch Act?

Senator Harry of Nevada believes so (Hatch Act Violation).  He also accuses him of sitting on proof of Trump-Russia ties. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/harry-reid-letter-fbi-james-comey-clinton-emails-trump-russia-ties-hatch-act/ Legal Definition of Hatch Act Source and Credit: Legal Dictionary: http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Hatch+Act Hatch Act Enacted in 1939, the Hatch Act (5 U.S.C.A. 7324) curbs the political activities of employees in federal, state, and local governments.…Read more Did FBI James Comey Violate the Hatch Act?