Once there were Republican giants
in the land: before and during the Civil War -- Lincoln
and Senator Charles Sumner
(who was nearly beaten to death on the floor of the Senate by South Carolina
Democrat Preston Brooks.) When in the early 50's would-be Usurper Senator Joe McCarthy fomented
hysteria against even our army Republican Senator Ralph Flanders
stood up against him. Portraits in courage during the Watergate era included
people like Republican Representatives like Caldwell Butler, Lawrence Hogan, Senator
Attorney Eliot Richardson, and even the tough, plodding Judge
Other than John McCain, I don't see any moral
fiber among current Republicans.
Was northwestern PA's Representative the "Honorable" Glenn Thompson
raised by wolves? It's evident from the Erie Times article "Thompson:
Trump doing 'great job'" (ETN 6/4/17) that he chooses to hunt with the pack, "The
217 Grim Reapers" who passed the Republican health care act. Its' the pack
headed by the alpha dog, Usurper Trump, has -- been V.P. candidate Paul Ryan and the millionaire
car dealer from Butler
Or maybe they are a pack of
snakes. But what kind are these Pubic Serpents: vipers or elapids? Antivenom
treatments differ, if any gets to the victim(s) soon enough. You poorest aren't
going to get there in time, even if the snakes were death adders.
I could be Bernie Sanders older brother by similarity. I was born in Manhattan, 1940, he, about a year later, in Brooklyn. I too am a white male American. A retired college professor of philosophy. We both were born of Jewish parents. I was (more...)
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