"Democracy" is whatever the elites of the U.S.-led West do and desire, and everything they don't is "undemocratic." Why? Because Humpty Dumpty says so.
Amid runaway inflation, the U.S. has committed more than $54 billion to Ukraine, with billions and hundreds of millions and more promised every passing week.
This sordid case has brought to the fore of the culture war the terms "grooming" and "groomer" to describe efforts to sexualize children.
Trump's rise should have been a warning sign to Democrats to tone down the talk of demographic triumphalism. Instead, they dialed it up to eleven.
The Republican Party is emerging from its cocoon of populist rhetoric a changed animal—just not one that anyone needs or wants.
Biden and the Democratic Party may have triggered the catastrophe at hand, but the bomb set by an irresponsible American ruling class has been a long time ticking.
There is much talk of political realignment these days. But both parties at large remain wedded to tired orthodoxies, bombing the same places over there, as everything from infrastructure to healthcare crumbles here.