Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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Trump Prose Poem, a.k.a. Potus Takes a Snooze

By Stan Persky | 2019 April 14

POTUS takes a snooze.

Recent Reviews:

Guardians of the Truth? Notes on MSM

By Stan Persky | Mar 26, 2019

Stan Persky checks out the “guardians of the truth,” and puts in a good word for mainstream media (MSM). It’s “breaking news.”

This Year’s Question

By Stan Persky | Feb 25, 2019

Can Democracy Work? asks James Miller. It’s not only this year’s question, it’s a question for the ages, from ancient Athens to the Trumpian present.

Good Country for Old Men

By John Harris | Feb 5, 2019

Two senior Vancouver poets, George Bowering and George Stanley, do a book together. John Harris reads and reviews.

In the Land of Oz

By Stan Persky | Dec 28, 2018

Amos Oz, 1939-2018. Reading “A Tale of Love and Darkness.”

David Shields - Nobody Hates Trump More Than Trump

Taking the Piss out of Donald Trump

By Brian Fawcett | Nov 7, 2018

David Shields thinks Trump is missing an “inner life.” Brian Fawcett checks.

Recent Articles:

Trump Prose Poem, a.k.a. Potus Takes a Snooze

By Stan Persky | Apr 14, 2019

POTUS takes a snooze.

Alexander Meiklejohn: Free Speech Theorist, Teacher, and Activist

By R. J. Rowan | Jan 31, 2019

Bob Rowan tells a free speech story about a too-little-known American philosopher, Alexander Meiklejohn.

Old People’s Socialist League

By Sidney Australia | Jan 17, 2019

Old Socialists, Unite. You have nothing to lose but your walkers.

MeMeMe! … and It

By Stan Persky | Oct 20, 2018

Stan Persky tries to get through the day… a day all about, well, Stan Persky.

McCain’s Meme

By Stan Persky | Sep 2, 2018

The message from John McCain’s funeral.