How low might Democrats go?

by Lowell Ponte -- "Ilhan Omar's life is in danger," said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Friday. "For our colleagues to be silent is to be complicit in the outright, dangerous targeting of a more…

Overcoming the Democrat Matrix

by Lowell Ponte -- Twenty years ago, on March 31, 1999, on the eve of a new millennium, a movie transformed the thinking of millions around the world. "The Matrix" depicts a more…

Collusion 'hunters' should become the hunted

by Lowell Ponte -- "We know there was collusion. Why there's been no indictments [by Special Counsel Robert Mueller], we don't know," said House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NewYork) days ago. more…

The left should de-politicize American romance

by Lowell Ponte -- Days ago, Special Counsel Robert Mueller ended his 675-day investigation into alleged Russian influence in our 2016 national election. He announced that no additional indictments should be sought, more…

How to invest when politics goes schizophrenic

by Lowell Ponte -- For most of America's history, we have been governed by two political parties of one mind. Both Republicans and Democrats were mostly practical, centrist and pro-capitalist. Even liberals more…

Totally de-voted

by Lowell Ponte -- "It's a power grab for the American people," said Representative Zoe Lofgren of California, a progressive Caucus member who last week helped ram through House passage of H.R. more…

The 2020 election: A choice, not an echo

by Lowell Ponte -- America used to practice centrist, two-party politics. The object of the game for both parties was to capture the center. What defined America's political center was that if more…

Elizabeth Warren joins presidential warpath

by Lowell Ponte -- "Our fight is for big structural change," said Senator Elizabeth Warren (D.-Mass.), announcing last Saturday that she is running for president. Her goal, she said, was to "take more…