Primary Elections: Closed, Open or Other

Primary Elections: Closed, Open or Other

There’s a lot of strong opinions for and against closed and open primaries. Sadly, there’s a lot of opinions that are devoid of any facts and instead are based solely on emotion. To clear up a few things, it’s important to note the different types of primaries, not to...
Exodus The Second Book and a First Principle

Exodus The Second Book and a First Principle

The Book of Exodus is the second book of the Bible and Exodus 18:21, should be an honest and rational being’s “ab initio,” which is a beginning or starting point when it comes to electing those who’ll represent us, at all levels of government. I say it should be...
Could Freedom and Liberty in America Go Extinct?

Could Freedom and Liberty in America Go Extinct?

Before I begin, it’s important to know that Freedom and Liberty despite long-held misconceptions aren’t necessarily interchangeable words. Mind you, Merriam-Webster gives multiple definitions for each, instead, I’ll focus on these specific ones. Freedom: 1: The...
The 2020 Election: Name Calling and Other Lies

The 2020 Election: Name Calling and Other Lies

Early voting in Tennessee started on July 17th and for those in Tennessee and Northeast Tennessee who until recently were saying that ‘the election thus far has been free of any major mudslinging’ are now dealing with a new reality. In fact, the attacks and lies have...