Voice of the People

Donald Trump should be the GOP nominee

Donald Trump should be the Republican presidential nominee in 2016. In a field crowded with governors, US senators, a brain surgeon and a former corporate CEO, the flamboyant reality television star and real estate mogul best exhibits the anger and ignorance that is…

My big, fat Greek Governor

It is unfair to compare GOP New Jersey Governor Chris Christie with politicians in Greece, because the Hellenic Republic’s leadership is doing something to pull its working class out of an economic tail spin. The Garden States’s bombastic bully has…

A few ways to help democracy flourish

The founding fathers saw corruption as the most fundamental threat to democracy, and it is manifesting in this era of oligarchy and influence peddling. Three things that would make a big difference in the Wild West system of corporate political spending…