The wall: Separating democracy from voters

“The mainstream media imposes some serious certainties on the 2020 presidential election that drive me into a furious despair, e.g.:”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, Free Press, The Smirking Chimp, The Peace Worker, Watertown Daily Times, Free Press, The Orange Leader, Bainbridge Island Review, Lahaina News, Counterpunch, Uncommon Thought, Sentinel News
Date: February 12,13,14,15,17,19,20,2020
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Should we rethink presidential powers?

“On Dec. 18th it was agreed that Donald Trump’s charitable foundation would be dissolved. The decision was reached as a result of findings that Donald Trump and his family abused the tax exempt status and abused campaign finance laws.”

Wim Laven
Published in: Counterpunch, East County Magazine, Bainbridge Island Review, The Sunburg News, Sentinel News
Date: December 24,29,2018
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Border security

“It’s the phrase “border security” that freezes my soul every time I hear it uttered, every time I see it in print — so simplistically obvious, the equivalent of keeping your door locked. Did you ever have your cellphone swiped? If you’re careless about this, you’ll pay the price…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Gilmer Free Press, Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, The Valley Chronicle, The Sunburg News, Tribune Content Agency, Free Press, Counterpunch, Savannah Now Morning News, West Side Gazette, The Journal Tribune, LA Progressive, City Watch, The Raven Foundation, Hutchinson Leader, Bainbridge Island Review, The Baltimore Sun, Sierra County Prospect
Date: December 12,13,14,18,19,21,26,27,2918
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How To Make Enemies


“About two weeks ago I wrote a commentary, “Unfit to Command,” which argues that Donald Trump lacks the temperament, intelligence, and leadership qualities to be in charge of US foreign policy…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, LA Progressive, Las Vegas Informer, The Sunburg News, The Progress Index
Date: January 27,February 3,4,April 14,2017
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