THE PSYCHOLOGY OF PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP

Now that Donald J. Trump is President, just what kind of a job will he do? The answer lies in his psychology. The first thing to know is where his intelligence is. Everybody is smart in some areas, stupid in others. Show me a person brilliant in an area, and you will...

Foolish Pride in Confederate Ancestors.

In American states that had been part of the Civil War’s Confederate States of America, it is common for folks to adorn their cars, homes, and when they can get away with it, public buildings, with Confederate flags. Defenders of these practices maintain that the...

THE UNCELEBRATED HERO OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

The great popular hero of the civil rights movement in America is of course, the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.who did more to rock the foundations of the Jim Crow segregated south than anyone. Arguably the finest orator of his age, he was courageous as he was...

Atheist Demands

ATHEIST DEMANDS People, both religious and irreligious, often ask why atheists join atheist organizations such as American Atheists and New York City Atheists, and what their goals are. While I cannot speak for all, I can express my aims. To start, I have no desire to...

Trump and the Downfall of the United States

TRUMP AND THE DOWNFALL OF THE UNITED STATES Donald Trump’s theme, “Make America great again,” is perhaps the most ironic of campaign slogans, for his election is actually a step in the possible downfall of the United States. In the arc of history great nations reach...