The winning vote for a Donald Trump Presidency has seen cries that democracy has failed and strong rejection from those opposed. It seems that nothing was learned from Brexit, right?
Editor-in-Chief, Greg Gerding, weighs in on the 2016 presidential election results while looking back on the one-year anniversary of The Big Smoke America. Oh, what a year it’s been.
I learned a terrible truth during my years in the CIA, and especially while working on “enhanced interrogation”: all democratic institutions are only as strong as the culture in which they operate.
A new startup promising to pay for you to get married only requires funds be repaid if you get divorced. A lovely sounding concept, this doesn’t entirely make sense …
Australian Paris Portingale wants to live in America. He relates the rejections trying to gain entry, and his desire to be sheriff.
Letter to America “There is concern in Australia that, while he is reputedly the most powerful man in the world, your President currently ranks at best sixth in the Middle East behind Putin, the Ayatollah, Netanyahu, whoever’s in charge of Daesh, and a Sheikh.”