Fourth of July should celebrate liberty, not politicians like Trump: Today’s talker

On Thursday, President Donald Trump will deliver a Fourth of July address at the Lincoln Memorial. Critics say the event, which is expected to include tanks, a flyover of military jets and Air Force One, will politicize a nonpartisan celebration. Americans already act like subjects By James Bovard President Donald Trump’s plan to give an Independence Day televised address from the Lincoln […]

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Let’s vote, party and celebrate American democracy on a new holiday called Citizen Day

How are you going to vote on Tuesday, Nov. 6? Will you squeeze your visit to the polls between dropping the kids off and going to work? Maybe you’ll fit it in between your commute home and getting dinner together? Or, perhaps like 64 percent of Americans in the 2014 midterm elections, you won’t vote at all. In these deeply divided […]

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