Jason Arment

Populism Rising: Whatcha Gonna Do, Brother?

(Photo by Tyler Merbler, Flickr, CC BY 2.0)
As the insurrection of the Capitol shocked the nation on January 6th, some key figures involved in that have been revealed and are continuing to push their agenda.   If there was a hill of fringe politics, Nick Fuentes became king of it when a small portion of his Read the full article
Jason Arment

Jason Arment served in Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Machine Gunner in the USMC. He's earned an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His work has appeared in Narrative Magazine, Lunch Ticket, Chautauqua, Hippocampus, The Burrow Press Review, Dirty Chai, and War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities; anthologized in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors Volume 2 & 4; and is forthcoming in Gulf Coast, The Florida Review, and Phoebe. Jason lives in Denver.

Trump’s Acquittal Is a Sign of “Constitutional Rot”—Partisanship Overriding Principles

The vote to acquit former President Trump for inciting the attack on the Capitol is a symptom of the dramatic decline of the U.S. constitutional system, which is being eroded from within.