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Reformdoc
Neurologist in private practice, former Chief of Neurology at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut, and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Yale Univ. (ret.)/Author
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President Trump dodged service in the Vietnam War and shows no inclination to honor American soldiers who died fighting for their country. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Resurrecting Democracy
With the Democrats controlling the House and the Republicans the Senate, are we due for more gridlock of some bipartisanship to get things done? Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
American and multiple democracies are now dominated by populism and nationalism or completely controlled by autocrats. Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
America has a continuous political campaign that never stops, even after an election. The next one begins immediately. Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
America has a continuous political campaign that never stops, even after an election. The next one begins immediately. Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
The Democrats find ways to shoot themselves in the foot whenever an election comes up, saying or doing the wrong things, or nominating the wrong candidates. Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
Many Americans are wedded to tribes and irrational beliefs because of a need to belong and an absence of the old groups. Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Bret Kavanaugh's confirmation by the Senate Judicial Committee has been held up by accusations of excessive drinking and sexual abuse when younger, and lack of a judicial temperment. Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
Trump has ignored his promises of spending a trillion dollars to fix America's infrastructure. Now with tax cut, no money available. Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
The Captain of the ship of state does not know his destination and is steering the ship dangerously close to the rocks. Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Over last few decades, the Republican Party has changed dramatically, allowing Trump to become leader of the party despite his ideas that were against traditional Republican concepts Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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This last session of Congress has passed the fewest bills in decades due to splits in the GOP. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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With both Houses of Congress controlled by the GOP, this session of Congress has passed the fewest bills in decades. Ideological splits in the Republican Party are responsible. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Trump has reneged on all the promises he made while running for office. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Men who are involuntary celebates (incels) are domestic terrorists and misogynists, believing women have too much power in American society. Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Trump's actions show a disdain for democracy, his conduct destructive of democratic norms. Is this being done out of ignorance, to help American plutocrats, or at the behest of Putin? Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
Why are Trump and Putin meeting alone without any other Americans present. There is something that Putin holds over Trump that the latter does not want to get out. Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
Trump's strategy and outcome of his easy to win trade war are unclear. Does he himself know, or is it all off the cuff? Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Robert A. Levine 6-21-18 Citizens are always looking for a way to improve the nation’s political system, though politicians do not always agree with citizens’ ideas. State legislators do not necessarily try to enact concepts originating with their constituents, particularly if they impact the legislators’ power in some way or... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Trump and Kim had a good time negotiating but nothing got done. Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Too many Democrats in an excess of zeal may be running in California's congressional primaries. If they split the votes, the Republicans can win. Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Russians haven't been on the front pages recently. Are they in hiding? Where's Mueller going? Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
Trump did not take negotiations with North Korea into account when he exited the Iran deal. U.S. can no longer be considered trustworthy on deals they make. Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Donald Trump's presidency has been one of constant changing policies and interpersonal relationship. He has no fixed ideology or guideposts except what's good for Trump. Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy
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Donald Trump dominates American media like no other president before him. Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2018 at Resurrecting Democracy