Category Archives: Politics

  1. Dear White Girl I Used To Know

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    June 2, 2020 by liebestropfchen

    A severe drought of critical thinking skills has destroyed my faith in online conversation. Without critical thought, many people fail …
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  2. Silver Lining – What COVID-19 Is Doing For Progressive Policies

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    March 16, 2020 by liebestropfchen

    Since the 2016 election cycle, I haven’t felt much like writing. Living in the swing state of Ohio can be …
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  3. Worshiping People Over Values

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    February 25, 2019 by liebestropfchen

    Every September some TV stations dedicate time to air documentaries about 9/11. Always emotional, but worthy of my time and …
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  4. I’m Ready For Baby Boomers to Delete Their Accounts

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    February 11, 2019 by liebestropfchen

    In my youth I believed my parents and their friends were so wise. My siblings and I spent many nights …
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  5. An Exercise in Utility

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    October 11, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    Probably the most interesting phenomenon is the proclivity of President Trump’s supporters to abandon historically conservative principles in favor of …
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  6. Women’s Political Rage Is Not a New Thing

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    October 6, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    “What’s with all these angry women?” The question carries several assumptions. 1) Women never were this angry before, and 2) …
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  7. Will Trump Regret Choosing a Recused Kavanaugh?

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    October 3, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer once said, “Nobody wants a judge to be subject to the political whim of the …
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  8. How To Find the Center In the Gun Reform Debate

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    March 28, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    The country is extra polarized about a lot of issues. Gun reform is no exception. But for myself and many …
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  9. Open Letter From Generation X to Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students

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    February 22, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    Dear Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, There are no words that can take your pain away. Nothing I …
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  10. Americans Are So Wrong About the Constitution

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    February 18, 2018 by liebestropfchen

    The first day of my freshman year of college taught me a life lesson I have never forgotten. Two years …
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