Sadly, 2017 hasn’t been a good year.
- Rash experiment with incompetent President.
- Appointment of unqualified cabinet officers.
- Presidency for profit ignoring emoluments clause.
- Corruption at highest levels in campaign and government.
- Stupid policy on climate change.
- Attacks on judiciary; nomination of unqualified judges.
- Attacks on teachers, colleges, and public education.
- Indifference to disaster in Puerto Rico.
- Bashing of responsible news media.
- Renewed reliance on voodoo economic ideas.
- Increased use of scientific gerrymandering.
- Increased hostility towards environmental protection.
- Backwards on Mideast peace prospects.
- Cruel actions targeting immigrants.
- Little effort to protect elections from foreign interference.
- No progress on control of firearms in spite of increasing domestic violence.
- Neo-Nazi’s, white supremacists, and KKK resurgent.
- Loss of important health care benefits.
- Unwise repeal of necessary regulations.
- Increased militarism.
- Unfair tax bill.
Best wishes for a better New Year!