Thomas Lucente: Time to crush 2-party duopoly that is destroying USA

Thomas Lucente: Time to crush 2-party duopoly that is destroying USA

Donald Trump, whose narcissism will not allow him to admit he is a loser, has suggested he might not accept the results of the election (not that the ...

October 30th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump’s taxes should not bother us

Thomas Lucente: Trump’s taxes should not bother us

When the topic of taxes and the wealthy come into the public discourse, ignorance runs rampant. A fragment of Donald Trump’s private 1995 tax re...

October 9th, 2016 updated: October 9th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Don’t waste time watching debate

Thomas Lucente: Don’t waste time watching debate

At 9 p.m. Monday, there will be a television event worth tuning in: the season 2 premiere of “Poldark.”I don’t have cablevision or s...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  



Thomas Lucente: U.S. elections are not free and fair

Thomas Lucente: U.S. elections are not free and fair

To those who have doubts, rest assured the U.S. electoral system is rigged.Not in the way Republican Donald Trump would have you believe. In TrumpR...

September 11th, 2016 updated: September 11th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Dear Beth, take us back … please!

Thomas Lucente: Dear Beth, take us back … please!

An open letter to Her Majesty Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and of Her other ...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Dispelling Trump electoral math

Thomas Lucente: Dispelling Trump electoral math

For those of you who keep arguing that somehow not voting for Donald Trump, i.e., voting for Gary Johnson, Jill Stein, or not voting at all, is a vote...

August 14th, 2016 updated: August 14th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: The perfect candidate does not exist

Thomas Lucente: The perfect candidate does not exist

As the Gary Johnson campaign surges forward and his poll numbers continue to rise (thanks mostly, I suspect, to the efforts of Donald Trump and Hillar...

August 7th, 2016 updated: August 7th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Let all viable candidates debate

Thomas Lucente: Let all viable candidates debate

If there is a lesson to be learned from what has to be one of the most bizarre elections of my lifetime and perhaps in U.S. history, it is that electi...

July 31st, 2016 updated: July 31st, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump likely to kill GOP

Thomas Lucente: Trump likely to kill GOP

Before this week is out, the Grand Old Party is likely to take the fatal step of officially nominating Donald J. Trump as its candidate in the 58th qu...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Misconceptions about natural rights

Thomas Lucente: Misconceptions about natural rights

“The sacred rights of mankind … are written, as with a sun beam, in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself.&...

July 3rd, 2016 |