The recent primary election in Arizona has turned into a mess and is part of a growing list of democratic casualties of the gutting of the Voting Rights Act in 2013 by the Supreme Court. More problems can be expected in the general election as 2016 turns into possibly one of the most cartoonish and dangerously un-democratic elections we've had in quite some time in America.
Also, it's time we had a national discussion about how different the media's (and by extension America's) reaction is to perceived and real threats of violence. Why has the media given Trump a pass on his clear inciting of violence at his rallies? Who stands to gain by this descent into chaos and what does this mean for the future of America? All of these questions will be speculated upon in this 2 for 1 blog entry