Ferguson & New York City: Chaos or Community

The mere mention of the names Michael Brown (Ferguson) and Eric Garner (New York City) are enough to set off “red hot anger” and “raw emotion.” Both Michael Brown and Eric Garner died tragic deaths at the hands of the respective police offices of the cities in which they lived. Michael Brown was pursued by Police … Continue reading Ferguson & New York City: Chaos or Community

Russia aims at Latin America

UNASUR, the Union of South American Nations, is holding its summit this week in Ecuador. The envoys or the heads of state of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guayana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela are in attendance. Latin American countries, particularly the socialist countries, hold summits frequently throughout the year, so this is … Continue reading Russia aims at Latin America

The DSCC goes LBJ & Sarah Palin in LA

Yesterday Powerline noted the abandonment of Mary Landrieu by the Democrat Senate Campaign Committee. Sullivan and Tumulty don’t reach the same heights in the rest of the article — how could they — but they provide some interesting detail. For example, Senate Majority PAC, which spent millions of dollars on behalf of Senate Dems this … Continue reading The DSCC goes LBJ & Sarah Palin in LA