David Brooks On Trump

David Brooks (August 11, 1962 -) This is less a party than a personality cult. Law and order is a strange theme for a candidate who radiates conflict and disorder. Some rich children are careless that way; they break things and other people have to clean up the mess.

Frederick Douglass On Crimes Of The Unites States

Frederick Douglass (February 01, 1818–February 20, 1895) There is not a nation of the earth guilty of practices more shocking and bloody than are the people of these United States at this very hour…At a time like this, scorching irony, not convincing argument, is needed. O! had I the ability, and could reach the nation’s ear, …

James Comey On A Dangerous Time

James Brien Comey Jr. (December 14, 1960 -) We are experiencing a dangerous time in our country, with a political environment where basic facts are disputed, fundamental truth is questioned, lying is normalized and unethical behavior is ignored, excused or rewarded.

Karen Reyes On DACA

Karen Reyes There’s so much pressure to be a perfect immigrant. They basically want us to save babies from burning buildings, have a 5.0 GPA and become doctors. But I’m just teaching these tiny humans to be great Americans.

John Brennan on Donald Trump

John Brennan (September 22, 1955 -) When the full extent of your venality, moral turpitude, and political corruption becomes known, you (Donald Trump) will take your rightful place as a disgraced demagogue in the dustbin of history.  

Sam Nunberg On Politics

Sam Nunberg (June 21, 1981 -) The misconception is that the president (Trump) does not know what he does not know. In my experience, the reality is that the president knows what he does not know and does not think he needs to know it.

Nikki Giovanni On Beautiful Black Men

In recognition of Black History Month, Transformation Publications will present poems, essays, and other artistic creations by Black artists, musicians, and writers. Nikki Giovanni (June 7, 1943 -) Beautiful Black Men (With compliments and apologies to all not mentioned by name) i wanta say just gotta say something bout those beautiful beautiful beautiful outasight black …

Howard Zinn On War

Howard Zinn (August 24, 1922– January 27, 2010) We need to decide that we will not go to war, whatever reason is conjured up by the politicians or the media, because war in our time is always indiscriminate, a war against innocents, a war against children. Syrian Civil War 2011 to Present