Contrary to what some analysts said last night on the news shows I think quite a bit was revealed in the Cohen Hearings yesterday. Here are a few of my takeaways: 1) God – or the devil – is in the details: This column stresses the importance of learning and confirming the details at the…Details
“CMN is a term I am proposing. It is comprised of the psychological defenses projection (blaming others for your own feelings and behaviors), projective identification (internalizing – or believing – what the CMN is saying about you), dissociation (denying reality), and intermittent reinforcement (alternating between being rewarding and punishing behavior – often informally referred to as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde personality – it is the most effective way of controlling someone).
Dear fellow Americans, Let us introduce ourselves. We are Rob and Robin Lynch (I know but somehow that is just how things work out) and we grew up in the East and were raised Catholic and Republican. Rob joined the Democratic Party as a young man and Robin became an independent and then more…Details
When the Villain Becomes a Victim At the DCCC luncheon last April 20th women candidates from across the country , among them: Lauren Baer (FL-18), Gretchen Driskell (MI-07), Abby Finkenauer (IA-01), Gina Ortiz Jones (TX-23), Susie Lee (NV-03), Betsy Dirksen Londrigan (IL- 13), Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (FL-26), Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Xochitl Torres Small (NM-02), and…Details
Easter Sunday On this Easter morning, which marks the very beginning of the “story of love,” (as my beloved sister, Susan Ann Keefe, PhD, may she rest in peace, who was the greatest church historian of this era , called the new testament) we may ponder more than ever the meaning of the bullying,…Details
As intelligent as they are I don’t think Senators Durbin and Graham know who they are dealing with in the White House. Senator Durbin, in my opinion, needs to understand that it simply plays into the hand of malignant narcissists to make a big deal out of every outrageous, destructive thing they say and…Details
One Person: One Vote The United States Constitution created voting districts to protect the fundamental constitutional principle of “one person, one vote.” “One person, one vote” is the governing principle of our democracy that makes every individual equal in the United States. “One person, one vote” is the bedrock of who we are as Americans.…Details