Let’s Talk About the Trump Tax Return

Just in case you’ve been living in a cave without internet or access to Twitter for the past 18 hours or so, a copy of President Donald Trump’s Form 1040 from 2005 was somehow made available, with the first reporting done on The Rachel Maddow Show last night. The return was sent anonymously to theContinue reading “Let’s Talk About the Trump Tax Return”

An Open Letter to @kathrynallenmd

Dear Dr. Allen, Let me start off by saying that I enjoy your passion. It’s great to get involved in the political process, and one of the highest callings we as citizens have in this country is the ability to run for office. “Of the people, for the people, by the people” still rings trueContinue reading “An Open Letter to @kathrynallenmd”

Knowledge Is Power

The opinions stated in this piece are the opinions of the author and the author alone and do not reflect the opinions of the Air Force, the Department of Defense, or anybody else in the United States government.  There are a lot of things to be worried about in the world. Betsy DeVos’s confirmation continuingContinue reading “Knowledge Is Power”

The Assault on Education Continues

The recent vintage of the Republican Party has a problem with education, more specifically public education. At the federal level, this is often shown in their disdain for the Department of Education, a very important – at least if you care about having smart people in your country – executive office that dictates education policyContinue reading “The Assault on Education Continues”