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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Posts Tagged ‘Republicans’

September 19th, 2016 - 9:31 am § in Misc.

GOP Guy Splains Politics to Republicans

Rick WilsonFollow GOP Media Guy, Dad, Pilot, Hunter, Amateur Epistemologist, Cognitive Engineer, Cutter of Brush.Tweets mine, not my clients’ obvs. DMs off-record. #TeamWilson (from: Medium)  Dear Reince: The image below posted was posted yesterday by Donald Trump. You’ve heard about it by [...]

September 17th, 2016 - 7:39 am § in Misc.

Another Repentent Republican

Bob Gates: Trump Is ‘Beyond Repair,’ ‘Unfit And Unqualified’[...]

September 16th, 2016 - 8:42 am § in Misc.

Why doesn’t Lindsey Graham switch parties or declare as an independent?

  Lindsey Graham: 35 percent of GOP is racist Graham denounced Trump for race-baiting during an appearance on “The Daily Show.” WASHINGTONEXAMINER.COM[...]

September 7th, 2016 - 10:00 am § in America

Onward Wisconson


August 14th, 2016 - 4:54 pm § in America, Politics

Josh Marshall: The Gathering Storm

Courtesy of Josh Marshall at the TPM Editor’s Blog In turbulent and interesting times such as these, as Donald Trump rumbles on from outrage to outrage, we’re all on the look out for people who take some courageous or moral stand. Is this or that Republican taking a stand against Trump a[...]

August 10th, 2016 - 11:36 am § in Misc.

David Brewster: The Coming Partisan Breakup

David Brewster Valuable survey of electoral blocs in this election by Michael Barone. A sample of the close-grained look: “Certain demographic groups resisted Trump’s appeal: Mormons, Dutch-Americans in northwest and central Iowa and western Michigan, German- and Scandinavian-Americans in Wi[...]

August 10th, 2016 - 9:00 am § in Misc.

How Gerrymandering can destroy Democracy ..and maybe hurt the GOP

Gerrymander Thomas NastThe Republicans’ big gerrymander could backfire in a major way Meet the “dummymander.” WASHINGTONPOST.COM[...]

August 3rd, 2016 - 8:14 am § in Misc.

Add another Republican defector jumping the Trump ship

Election 2016  the book two ocuntriesv ver2Meg Whitman: I’m voting for Hillary Clinton Hewlett-Packard executive and former GOP candidate for governor Meg Whitman endorsing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and calling Donald Trump,  a person who has “exploited anger, grievance, xenophobia and racial division.” As a proud Rep[...]

August 2nd, 2016 - 8:53 am § in Misc.

Donald Trump “is unfit to serve our party and cannot lead this country,” Republican Congressman

Richard Hanna Becomes First Republican Congressman To Say He’ll Vote For Hillary Clinton Retiring Rep. Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) on Tuesday announced he will vote for Hillary Clinton in November because Donald Trump is “unfit to serve our party and cannot lead this country.” The three-term congre[...]

August 2nd, 2016 - 8:24 am § in Misc.

Spineless Republicans

AUGUST 2, 2016 Just when it seems that Donald Trump could not display more ignorance and bad judgment or less of a moral compass, he comes up with another ignominy or two. This weekend he denigrated the parents of a fallen American military hero and suggested that if elected he might recognize Russi[...]