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

White Racism Has Spoken: Trump Is President

In a few days, Donald Trump will be inaugurated as president of the United-States. Political analysts are still struggling to understand why this man who campaigned in a way that would have disqualified anyone else is going to be the 45th president. In order to preserve the ‘republic’, the same analysts resorted to explanations that…Read more White Racism Has Spoken: Trump Is President

Trump’s Madman Gambit

President-elect Donald Trump's recent Tweet that "the United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear arsenal" and comments to MSNBC welcoming an "arms race" could signal a radical shift away from decades of bipartisan U.S. policy to reduce nuclear tensions and stockpiles. His spokesperson Sean Spicer tried to explain the comments to NBC's Matt…Read more Trump’s Madman Gambit

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?