Tag: Impeachment

Why aren't voters willing to punish politicians who are undemocratic and use constitutional hardball tactics?

We’re So Fucked: Voters Unwilling to Punish Politicians for Tactics and Positions


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Why do voters tell pollsters that they support a liberal position by 60 to 70% but conservative politicians still win elections and never seem to be punished for blocking those policies? What does the survey say?

Why do we feel so bad after the impeachment acquittal?

The Peak-End Theory Explains Our Experience of the Impeachment Acquittal


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We had the most successful impeachment trial in our history! We had SEVEN Republican Senators vote for conviction! The Impeachment Managers demonstrated Trump’s guilt in no uncertain terms. MqQonnell said he was guilty even though he voted for acquittal. Most of the American people think he was guilty. Then, why do we feel so bad about it? The peak-end experience explains it all.

Pressure McConnell into Removing Trump

Call Mitch McConnell to Pressure Him into Removing Trump


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It is time to focus on the true problem of our democracy: Mitch McConnell. Once again, he is putting his personal political ambition above the needs of the country and delaying bringing the impeachment of Trump to a vote in the Senate. We need to call him to let him know that it won’t bring a GOP majority in the Senate in 2022. We’ll remember.

Trump being acquitted shows how democracy could really die – Vox


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The deliberate flaunting of democracy and the open destruction of it by the GOP just pisses me off. They are so sure that the electorate either cannot or will not hold them accountable that they aren’t even bothering to hide it. If we let them get away with it in November. If we don’t vote Trump and the Senate majority out in November, then we really are the United Fucking States of Fucking Stupid.

How is Trump's Narcissism is Destroying our Democracy?

Trump’s Narcissistic Delusion is Destroying our Democracy!


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The GOP is using the Ol’ Pussy Grabber as a wrecking ball to destroy our democracy and replace it with a single-party pseudo-democratic authoritarian regime like they have in Russia! They aren’t even trying to hide it any more. Just listen to his lawyers argue his case in the Senate. He should just be able to do what he wants. If it’s good for him, it’s good for the country, right? This crap is straight out of the enlightened despot’s playbook.

The Ol’ Pussy Grabber’s narcissistic delusion is beating our democracy into submission.

Psychological Threat, The Psychology of the Trump Campaign

The Psychology of Trump’s 2020 Presidential Campaign


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Ever wonder what drives voters for the Ol’ Pussy Grabber? What could the appeal of the most prolific liar in the country be to his voters? It never really made sense until you realize that he is following the most basic of all of the conservative playbooks: psychological threat and the predictable defensive reactions of those who are feeling.

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Call Your SENATOR and DEMAND a FAIR Impeachment Trial for the Week of Sunday 19 January 2020


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The most effective way to influence the government is through calling your MoC in this case, your senator! And, when I say call, I mean using the phone, sending postcards, using their website contact form, or using social media.

So contact your senators and demand they support a fair impeachment trial with fact witnesses and WH documents.

Call Your MoC about the Senate Impeachment Trial for the Week of Sunday 5 January 2020


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I give you links to determine contact information about your government officials both elected and appointed, federal, state, and local. Helpful hints on what to say on the phone if you’re calling a Dem or Repube senator, and a script to follow. Everything you’ll need to call your senator and ask them to support a fair impeachment trial with witnesses and documents.

Call Your MoC about the Senate Impeachment Trial for the Week of Sunday 29 December 2019


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I give you links to determine contact information about your government officials both elected and appointed, federal, state, and local. Helpful hints on what to say on the phone if you’re calling a Dem or Repube senator, and a script to follow. Everything you’ll need to call your senator and ask them to support a fair impeachment trial with witnesses and documents.

The Fascisting of America: Explaining Opposition to Impeachment (2/3)


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I KNOW! It’s a LONG read. It’s been awhile. I hadda lodda say. So sue me.

You know you can’t understand why anyone and everyone doesn’t want to impeach the Ol’ Pussy Grabber. You know you can’t. You know you wanna know. Well, here it is. THE explanation of what is going on in all those pussy grabbing mo’fo’s heads. It is psysplained right here.

The Fascisting of America: Explaining Why More Americans Don’t Support Impeachment (1/3)


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If you’re like me, you think that the impeachment of the Ol’ Pussy Grabber is painfully obvious and necessary. And, if you’re like me, it is difficult to understand why the rest of the country is not on board with it and why the Repubes are so reluctant to abandon an obvious sinking ship. Well, here’s the first installment of the explanation… and ain’t none of it gonna be pretty.

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