Well Beyond Nixon


People have mentioned the corruption in our current administration as “Nixonian” in scale.  Watergate has nothing on our growing Russiagate investigation.  In fact, Trump’s administrational misdealings, illegal activities, and lies make Nixon’s activities look like child’s play.  It’s more than just admiration of and fawning over dictators and despots like the Philippine President Duterte, Putin, Kim Jong Un (CNN-Jake Tapper).  It’s all his other great plans for our nation that takes him well beyond Nixonian.  We’re reaching Orwellian proportions here.

About the only dictators Trump hasn’t personally approved of are Hitler and Mussolini. I’m guessing he considers them both losers, since they didn’t stay in power for decades. He called Un a “smart cookie” for having his uncle killed to gain the NK throne! He’s ok with Putin and the murders he’s complicit in.  “The US isn’t innocent,” Trump said in an interview.  Is he implying our President’s have murdered people for personal gain? I think if any US president had ordered a hit on someone history would’ve revealed it by this time. He seems to feel a dictator is a more competent, stronger leader than someone merely elected by the people.  Neither of which applies in this case.

He’s complicit in Russiagate, spending all his time covering up or burying as much information as he can.  Setting up one person at a time to take the fall.  My only hope is that he takes out the wrong guy and all the republicans turn on him.

He wants to revise the Constitution!  The First Amendment in particular so he can remove the Press from its protection.  Of course he had been talking about doing this throughout his campaign.  It seems to be getting more important to him.

He wants to keep us ill!  Healthcare Bill.  His budget proves it as well.

He wants to keeps us stupid!  Have you seen anything on his new budget?  He plans to cut $11 billion from education.

Trump’s an embarrassment everywhere he goes.  Pushing people aside to be front and center.  Saying ignorant things.  Acting inappropriately. Being happily ignorant of other cultures.

And my country elected this mess.  The world is totally screwed until we impeach this beast.

4 thoughts on “Well Beyond Nixon

    1. There are times I feel it is close, but nothing is likely to happen until the midterm elections in 2018, when we will put more Democrats in Congress. We also need to demolish Gerrymandering. That’s what helped make the GOP so powerful. I’d move to Canada, but it’s just too cold, and this California gal can’t hang with freezing temps. 🙂 Did you hear that Great Britain has declared they will no longer share secret information with Trump and the US. This guy is terrifying in his stupidity!

      1. Yes , I did.. though they might not hold to it…. BTW I hate the cold too, but I can’t get past medical issues or family issues.. to move to warmth. I would love to be a ‘snow bird’ in winter months but alas with my stupid health right now can’t even think of it… Sigh! Diane

      2. I know how you feel. I’ve decided I prefer living in the country or a small town as opposed to a large city. Health worries keep us here where services are nearby.

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