How My Mind Has Changed About George W. Bush

I wasn't a fan of George W. Bush when he was president. Bush looks better in retrospect. In comparison to Donald Trump and the fever in the Republican Party in 2016 and beyond, Bush's stature has grown. His speeches were articulate, he had good speechwriters, his policies were rational, he disclosed all of his tax returns, there … Continue reading How My Mind Has Changed About George W. Bush

Tracking Policy Reversals by Conservatives and Liberals

What I can't stand about current political coverage is that it lacks perspective. Hysterical reactions to the 24-hour news cycle and sound bites, self-serving statements applied without principle or consistency, too little actual listening to people we disagree with, obsessive attention to inaccurate polls that put too much emphasis on elections as horse races are what … Continue reading Tracking Policy Reversals by Conservatives and Liberals