Category: Trump

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 46 November 8-14

By refusing to accept the results of the election, Trump now completes the autocrat’s playbook checklist. He adds this treasonous milestone to a long list of other undemocratic behaviors that include (forgive me for this long list, but don’t blame me, blame Trump): dismantling… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 46 November 8-14”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 46 November 1-7

As the election week begins, the President is crisscrossing the East and Midwest US in a mad dash to save his reelection. His closing pitch breaks more norms of sitting Presidents as it is not one promoting unity, hope or even a bright future… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 46 November 1-7”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 25-31

As the nation nears election day, the stress, anxiety, and fear is being felt everywhere on both sides of the political spectrum. How quickly the character and soul of America has changed in the past four years under the divisive fear-mongering of one person,… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 25-31”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 18 – 24

Due to the Trump Administration’s lack of leadership, coronavirus infections have soared past 80,000 per day across the country and its territories, the highest ever, as the third wave gains momentum. Total cases reached 8.4 million with now just under 125,000 deaths. Hospital admissions… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 18 – 24”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 11-17

A third wave of coronavirus cases has clearly begun across much of the country. New daily infections are rising in 44 states with now over 50,000 new cases per day and daily death tolls are above 500 and marching toward 1,000 once again. The… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 11-17”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 4-10

In the week following the President’s COVID-19 diagnosis the virus has struck more than a dozen members of the President’s family, cabinet members, advisers, White House staff, and fellow Republicans. The list includes First Lady Melania, Son Barron, Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany and her… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Oct 4-10”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Sept 27-Oct 3

A coronavirus infection strikes the President of the United States this week who after two days of illness is transported to Walter Reed Hospital in Marine One helicopter. The President is said to be at high risk due to his age, high blood pressure,… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 45 Sept 27-Oct 3”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 20-26

This week President Trump confirmed what we all have been worried about for a long time. He refused to say that that he would accept the results of the upcoming election and commit to a peaceful transfer of power.  He went on to remark… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 20-26”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 13-19

As if we don’t have enough sadness, conflict, and crises in the country, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies after a long series of illnesses and cancers. Her death leaves a seat open on the Supreme Court less than two months before the next presidential… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 13-19”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 6-12

Excerpts from a new book “Rage” by Bob Woodward are released along with audio recordings of his 18 on-the-record interviews with the President. Trump admits to Woodward he knew early on how dangerous and more deadly the coronavirus was but chose to downplay the… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 44 Sept 6-12”