The full effect of Trump’s twisting of language and facts may be felt overseas, as his governance tactics may surrender the ground won by democracy over the past half century.
What does the next generation think of today’s issues? Giselle, age 11, thinks our reaction to a Trump Presidency is unreasonable.
Keeping last week’s shocking election result in mind, I’d like to pose a larger question: Is the democratic system broken? And if so, how do we fix it?
We need to cut through the noise and get real.
Verónica Pamoukaghlián examines all the empty media smokescreens that are being thrown up during this election cycle clouding us from the real issues.
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.
Sean Davis’s bid to be the next mayor of Portland comes to an end this political cycle, but he’s just getting started.
Those who violently protest Donald Trump are merely strengthening his message, and weakening what they protect: democracy.
The term “populist” has been thrown around the U.S. election to negatively describe both candidates Trump and Sanders … but, what does it mean?
Sean Davis’s continuing bid to be mayor of Portland; he ponders what democracy means and wonders why we perpetuate a viewpoint that politicians need to be rich and/or careerists.