The Future of the Democratic Party – Tom Perez and Keith Ellison

Yesterday in Atlanta, Tom Perez defeated Keith Ellison for DNC Chair in the second ballot. In Perez's victory speech, he immediately motioned for Ellison to be appointed as Deputy Chair, showing that he deeply cares about the unity of the party. This is probably because of the increasing threats of Bernie supporters to abandon the Democratic … Continue reading The Future of the Democratic Party – Tom Perez and Keith Ellison

“Policy Not Politics” – How to Make Real Change

Last year's election cycle has changed American politics forever. The Democrats have taken a sharp turn left toward Democratic Socialism, while the Republicans became much more conservative. Donald Trump's presidential campaign was marred by his insults and repulsive language. But nevertheless, he was able to defeat Hilliary Clinton in the most divisive election in the … Continue reading “Policy Not Politics” – How to Make Real Change

From a Republic/Democracy to an Oligarchy – Where America is Headed

A common misconception of America is that we are a true democracy. This is false. The United States is a Republic by Democratic means. What this means is that we use a democratic system to elect officials, who decide on public matters among themselves. A genuine democracy is where everyone votes on every issue at hand. … Continue reading From a Republic/Democracy to an Oligarchy – Where America is Headed