Political analysis

Obama Takes Steps To Increase Connection To Hispanic Voters

“First of all, Piolin”, said the President, who was interviewed on the same program in 2008, “My presidency is not over; I’ve got another five years and we’ll get this done.” He then switched to reciting unrelated achievements which he says benefit Latinos:

The Fata Morgana Of the Latino Republican Vote

If you hear the sound of rapidly changing drafts, the addition of words in Spanish by the speechwriters, the shift away from deportation as a one-size-fits-all solution, it’s because primaries in Florida and other states with considerable Latino populations are just around the corner.

Los Angeles School District Continues To Languish Under Unending Budget Crisis

It hasn’t always been like this in California. The Golden State was once a Mecca for education at all levels. Higher education at the three systems created by the government the University of California with 9 campuses, the California State University with 23 and the enormous Community College system was all affordable

The Florida Vote And The Campaign Of The Absurd

“Mr. Speaker, I am not anti-immigrant: my father was born in Mexico.”
End of discussion. How could we think otherwise? Demolishing argument. Iron logic. Incredible philosophy. Why teach about Socrates, Descartes or Spinoza, when we have Mitt Romney?
Because, actually, how can any American be anti-immigrant when most of their forefathers were born somewhere else?

Gingrich Outflanks Obama From The Left

Quite frankly, it seems there have already been way too many GOP debates, and many more scheduled. They have been going on now for far too long. Please. The candidates perhaps cannot remember what they initially thought. And they may, for a change, say something constructive.

‘We Are Running Out Of Time’

We know it is a debate because the most frequently repeated phrase is “We are running out of time.” The pace is frenetic, the cameras swing wildly from one face to another, and very quickly, everything is over… Or are we bored enough and change to another reality show. A real one, not a staged performance.

'We Are Running Out Of Time'

We know it is a debate because the most frequently repeated phrase is “We are running out of time.” The pace is frenetic, the cameras swing wildly from one face to another, and very quickly, everything is over… Or are we bored enough and change to another reality show. A real one, not a staged performance.