As you may know Donald Trump has been trying to reach out to to African American voters, by visiting black churches and asking one wacko preacher after the other to bless him.
But it doesn’t seem to be working, with his support still mired in the single digits and falling…
And his visit to a black church in Cleveland yesterday can only drive that support down further.
Because it began weirdly, and ended disastrously.
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As you know Donald Trump has been trying to look more "presidential," to try to persuade the Republican establishment that he won't blow up the party.And that he's not crazy.But sadly for Drumph it's just not working, For his … . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Real Terrorist Threat
About a week ago I saw a British TV documentary where Donald Trump's former butler Anthony P. “Tony” Senecal, talked about the man he served for almost two decades.And revealed that Trump likes everything gold, and lots and lots of mirrors.Sur… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Donald Trump’s Longtime Butler Says Obama Should Be Killed
I've always had the feeling that the person most surprised by Donald Trump's meteoric rise in the polls was The Donald himself.That in his quest to boost his reality television image, and his business profile, he launched himself into the Repub… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Accidental President
Donald Trump is a foul bully who has encouraged violence at his rallies, and made it very clear that he has no respect for women.So who can really be surprised that his campaign manager has been charged with assaulting a female reporter?Read more » . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Donald Trump’s Campaign Manager Charged With Assault
Well today is Iowa Caucus day in America, and I must admit I'm a little concerned about the mental state of many of our neighbours, and where they might be going.Because in their current fevered state ANYTHING could happen.And to make matters wor… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Republican Nightmare and the Canada Party
Scott Walker is one of the most reactionary Republican candidates, a union basher, an anti-gay bigot, and a fascist if ever there was one.And now he's trying to out trump Donald Trump.For while Trump wants to build a wall along the U.S.- Mexico border,Walker thinks it might be a good idea to build . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Does Stephen Harper Agree With the Republican Loon Scott Walker?
Barack Obama didn’t help much but Mitt Romney was actually taken down by his fellow Republicans. The Guardian’s Simon Tisdall says Romney’s downfall came from within.By campaign end, Romney – moderating his tone and positions – was fina… . . . → Read More: The Disaffected Lib: Will Republicans Accept They Are Their Problem
It took an Australian to state the obvious but Aussie treasurer and deputy prime minister, Wayne Swan, sees Republicans as the greatest threat to America’s economy.
“Let’s be blunt and acknowledge the biggest threat to the world’s biggest economy are the cranks and crazies that have taken over the Republican party.”
“Despite President Obama’s goodwill . . . → Read More: The Disaffected Lib: Biggest Threat to World’s Biggest Economy? Republican "Cranks and Crazies"