Are we all just grinding our own axe? Photo by Jason Abdilla on Unsplash

What Happened In This Election?

Hatred of Democrats was nearly as intense as hatred of Trump. Dems need to ask themselves why, and find a way forward.

Trump was nearly as successful at making the election a referendum on Democrats as Democrats were at making it a referendum on Trump.

How We Got Here

In 2020 America both parties are bent by the gravity of racism, with one determined to exploit it regardless of the consequences, and the other intent on condemning it regardless of its universality.

Trump’s Gift

“It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming, or tedious.” ~ Oscar Wilde. Photo: Napoleon Sarony, via Wikimedia Commons.

Medicine, or Candy?

What Needs To Happen Next

Rich elites are working hard to protect their place atop an unfair system by dividing Americans along racial lines. To beat them we need to come together as working people, to implement common sense policies that make our families safer, our jobs more secure, and our nation more united.



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Mike Troiano

Storyteller. Consiglieri. Lyrical gangsta. Partner, G20 Ventures, thoughts here are my own.