Dan Rather Breaks the Internet With Searing Rebuke of Trump’s ‘Andrew Jackson’ Comment

by Rika Christensen – With Trump in the White House, former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather has an awful lot to say, probably because he’s been around the political block a couple thousand times, and Trump is a dangerous buffoon, the likes of which we’ve never seen. He doesn’t comment on everything, and he apparently didn’t want to comment on Trump’s idea that Andrew Jackson was angry about the Civil War. But he sees something in that absurdity that he felt he needed to point out. According to his Facebook post on the topic, the “sheer craziness of this obsession by Donald Trump with Andrew Jackson and the Civil War is a carnival act unlike anything I have ever seen at the White House.” “These are the rantings of someone who really should be focused on the job of governing. Should we not conclude that he approaches policy decisions with...

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Southern Writer Destroys The Confederacy And Trickle-Down Economics As Nothing More Than A ‘Con-Job’ On White People

by STEPHEN D FOSTER JR – Conservative heads will explode, because that’s what happens when they hear the truth of their stupidity. For decades, conservatives have sung the praises of the Confederacy while forcing the nation to adhere to an economic system known as trickle-down. While working people struggle to make ends meet with low wages that rarely rise, the wealthy make more and more money off the backs of those they have been duped into believing that prosperity will come if they keep making the rich richer. Those same people also continue to worship a flag that continues to stand for racism and hatred 150 years after the Civil War ended. As it turns out, generations of white, Southern conservatives are still falling for the same con employed by wealthy slave-owners over a century and half ago. Frank Hyman, a life-long resident of South Carolina, refuses to be drawn into believing the...

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