National Hispanic Heritage Month, this #USA 30-day reality play which ends on October 15, three days after my birthday, please remember that it was enacted into law by Republican President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to celebrate the stories and achievements of Latino US citizens who trace their lineage to Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and throughout all of The Americas. United Hispanics will never be defeated.
An authoritarian wannabe who won the race to the White House thanks to mainstream and social media has now used it to launch Twitter tantrums claiming social media websites should favor relatively new right-wing nut jobs, over long-established news organizations.
Claiming that social media is discriminating against conservative voices POTUS has decided to bite the hand that fed him.
The US farmers and the agriculture industry feels the pain of trade disputes, as the US is bracing itself as nations threaten to retaliate.
The clean energy industry was hit hard by two decisions like a 30% tariff was imposed on imported solar panels and administration proposal to cut DOE Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy office budgets by 65%, all while increasing funding to the Fossil Energy office.
Camouflaged as a war on civil rights, he has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising firings to get rid of a lingering stench.
He calls it The Deep State and his war Is Leading to dismantling our government. Trump has dumped anyone who questions him. James Comey, H.R. McMaster, Rex Tillerson and there are more to come or go depending on your position.
POTUS is on his third national security adviser, his sixth communications director. Hundreds of critical positions in the federal government remain unfilled. Civil servants who aren't considered sufficiently loyal have been moved out of their positions and banished to marginal posts.
POTUS war on those struggling to make it, regardless of income. His budget makes massive cuts to Medicaid, food stamps, federal student loans, children’s health insurance, disability insurance and a whole lot more.
Being an American is standing up for freedom, liberty and the pursuit of happiness and to be prepared for global peace. Say no to tyrants and ys to freedom and justice for all Americans.
American citizenship provides for specific rights, duties, benefits and serves as a foundation of fundamental rights derived from and protected by the US Constitution and laws of the United States.
They include the right to freedom of expression, to vote, to due process, to live and work in the United States, and to receive federal assistance.
POTUS asking DOJ to investigate the free press for embarrassing his administration is a watershed moment. It represents Trump’s full shift from rhetorical to real-world fascist. The president has a history of flirting with authoritarian figures, be it Kim Jong Un, or Vladimir Putin. But his consistent verbal attacks on the media have now shifted to active efforts criminalizing dissent.
US Voters won’t care what he’s done with Stormy Daniels, they will care about managing real storms and what he’s doing to America.