Tag Archives: democracy

Why I resist.

Some people have asked me why I resist Donald Trump. There are many reasons.  Perhaps the two most important ones are these: I resist so my adult daughter can enjoy the same freedoms women have for the past 45 years … Continue reading

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Redefining freedom.

  Despots and dictators throughout history know how powerful language can be, and they know that by changing the definitions of words, without people realizing it, they can change the way people think and what they believe.   Without language and … Continue reading

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Political ideology and the Overton Window.

I’ve realized over the past year that political ideology is not a straight line, but more of a circle. If you move too far to either extreme, whether it’s the far left or the far right, you wind up in … Continue reading

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Can we ever stop the hemorrhaging?

America is sliding backwards in almost every way imaginable.   Like it or not, as a country we have become far more superstitious, fearful, intolerant, and tribal than we were twenty, forty, or even sixty years ago.   Such a worldview is … Continue reading

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How narcissistic abuse prepared us to resist the Trump regime.

The other day, I promised to write a new article about the spiritual battle we are facing in America (and the world), but then I realized that back in July, I’d already written about this, so I am posting it … Continue reading

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Cynicism is Killing Our Democracy: The Donna Brazile, Edition

Originally posted on The Psy of Life:
We are drowning in cynicism. Cynicism is killing us! Cynicism is destroying our way of life! Honest! You’ve gotta believe me. And the poster child for cynicism murdering American democracy is the whole…

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