An Easy Endorsement

Hillary Clinton is the most qualified person ever to launch a non-incumbent run for the White House. She served 10 years as First Lady of Arkansas, 8 years as First Lady of the United States, 8 years as United States Senator for New York, and 4 years as United States Secretary of State. She brings executive experience, domestic and Congressional experience, and unrivalled foreign policy experience … Continue reading An Easy Endorsement

Hillary’s Health

Clinton fainted. She was overheated and she fainted. Reporters and politicians alike have commented on the stifling conditions in New York, and particularly at the Ground Zero site where Clinton and many others were to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks. She’s a 68-year-old woman, who’s been going 24/7 for years now, presumably battling hot flashes anyway, standing for 90 minutes in confirmed … Continue reading Hillary’s Health

The Final 100 Days

The 2016 Presidential Election is something I’ve never witnessed before. And honestly, I just can’t fathom it. The Republican Party have selected as their candidate Donald J. Trump, despite most pundits claiming he wouldn’t get out of the primaries. This is a man who, much to the aghast and outrage of even his own party members, openly attacks the families of fallen soldiers, is openly … Continue reading The Final 100 Days


The May Ministry

The composition of Theresa May’s first cabinet is now known. Her decisions in her appointments, which were announced over two days, were ruthless and steely. She dispensed with Cameron loyalists and those who crossed her when she was a Home Secretary. In their places she promoted those who supported her leadership bid, who were prominent Brexit backers, or who loyally served her in the Home Office. … Continue reading The May Ministry

Britain's Home Secretary, Theresa May, leaves after attending a cabinet meeting at Number 10 Downing Street in London, Britain July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Prime Minister Theresa May

With the installment today of Home Secretary Theresa May as the new leader of the Conservative Party, it is all but confirmed that the MP for Maidenhead will succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. She becomes the second ever female British Prime Minister after the groundbreaking “Iron Lady” Baroness Margaret Thatcher who served from 1979 to 1990. May’s accession to the role comes 9 … Continue reading Prime Minister Theresa May


The Black Dog

I’ve written before on my battles with depression. I’ve been in some incredibly dark places. I’ve had suicidal thoughts. My anxiety has overwhelmed me like an ocean of grief and melancholy sometimes and, well, I’ve done some things I’ve now come to regret. It sucks, suffering from depression, and it’s not an illness that can be fixed like a broken leg or a dodgy heart … Continue reading The Black Dog