My mother passed away a few years ago, but she is with me every day. She is there in my values, my work ethics, and my priorities. I still chat with her, especially around Mother’s Day. Continue reading
Decisions, decisions. My self-imposed hour as a populist begins. First I have to decide what I am going to oppose. A populist is expected to oppose something vehemently.
Preferably something that many others support. Said supporters are called “the elite”, if they have made it to the decision-making level. For us populists “the elite” is a dirty word. Continue reading
Donald Trump’s latest press conference was a brilliant lesson in populism. He had the media totally confused. They didn’t even notice how they were played, and ended up as the villains.
I decided to look at the conference from the perspective of a Trump supporter. First I had to forget the mannerisms and the rambling, because a Trump supporter would. Continue reading
People may call themselves leftists, rightists, or centrists, depending on their views. Few are happy to identify themselves as populists, however, even though there is nothing inherently wrong with Continue reading