Author Archives: David Dumas

5 Ways Trump Could Win In 2020 (And 5 Ways He Could Lose)

The 2020 election is a long, agonizing, tumultuous 20 months away. A lot can change in that time. A whole lot. Given the intensely polarized state of US politics, it’s hard to imagine slogging through these 20 months without something (perhaps multiple things) happening in the political landscape. That said, Donald Trump is in a […]

Do Republicans Really Hate Gay People?

Recently, an article by author Chad Felix Green appeared in The Federalist. The article, titled The Stigma Against My Conservative Politics Is Worse Than The Stigma Of Being Gay is a point of view editorial by the author on his life, politics, and the backlash he’s faced since “coming out” as a conservative.  The response wasn’t great. […]

I First Encountered The Hateful Left Nearly 20 Years Ago. It’s Worse Now

the hateful left

It’s hard to pinpoint when this deep, divisive animosity first washed over the country. The election of Donald Trump seems like the starting point to many. However, I can personally trace the beginnings of this back to my days in high school in the early 2000’s. That is when I first encountered the hateful left […]

Coping With Kavanaugh, AKA What Happens Next?

Kavanaugh

After a heated debate, it looks as though Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court this weekend with a vote of 51-49 or possibly 50-50. If the latter is the case, Vice President Mike Pence will cast the tie-breaking vote. Should that come to pass, it’s not exactly a secret what the VP […]

Why The Unmasking Antifa Act Is A Really Bad Idea

the unmasking antifa act

A new bill dubbed the “Unmasking Antifa Act of 2018” aims to punish the far left activists. Those on the right who are cheering its introduction might want to pump the brakes. The Unmasking Antifa act is a slippery slope waiting to happen.

Why The 3D Printed Gun Controversy Really Isn’t One

3D printed guns

Cody Wilson, The founder of Defense Distributed, has found himself in hot water yet again. After he determined a court order only prevented him from distributing blueprints for 3D printed guns for free, he’s found a loophole. He’s selling them.

The Choir Doesn’t Sing Here Anymore: Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, and American Politics in 2018

American politics in 2018

As bombshell reports and convictions monopolize the news, America is learning that Donald Trump isn’t all that great of a guy. Here’s why it won’t really matter and why American politics in 2018 is where it is.