AMERICA UNHINGED!? Are We Close To Losing It All?

DK ONLINE: Well…this has been one crazy week hasn’t it? It seems many celebrities are going off the rails with richly divisive rhetoric.  The latest episode came after talk show host and comedian Samantha Bee said she was sorry to First Daughter Ivanka Trump, after making an obscene remark about her while urging action on … Continue reading

A Week at the DNC

It was history and it happened right in my own back yard. I was there to see Hillary Clinton’s first appearance on the campaign trail since not only becoming the official Democratic presidential nominee, but of course becoming the first woman to be nominated by a major political party in the United States. This was … Continue reading

Dangerous Democracy 

Note: Originally posted on Dave Kinchen’s Facebook page on March 13th, 2016.  “Somebody’s going to emergency. Somebody’s going to jail.” It’s the title of a great episode of The West Wing; a show I watched a lot in the 90s and early 2000s- when I was majoring in politics at Michigan State University. But that … Continue reading