A song for Greta Thunberg, for her bravery and maturity in the face of Trump the bully

It was an iconic moment for me. I was sitting in our locker room, having just returned from wearing one of the Washington Nationals Racing Presidents costumes at the center field plaza, welcoming in fans as they attended that night’s game. One of the other staff members sitting near me started laughing. “What’s up?” “Oh,Continue reading “A song for Greta Thunberg, for her bravery and maturity in the face of Trump the bully”

A Tribute to LTC Vindman: The Wrong Side of the Right

In November 2019, Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman testified before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. He was there to provide information he knew as the National Security Council’s Ukraine expert. In short, he was listening in on the July 2019 phone call President Trump had with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the one where TrumpContinue reading “A Tribute to LTC Vindman: The Wrong Side of the Right”

Song two: Yes, America is dying

In early September, I read an article on Medium entitled We Don’t Know How to Warn You Any Harder. America is Dying. The article was written by Umair Haque and describes how he and a number of people he knows are children of parents who fled authoritarian regimes. He has a dire warning: This isContinue reading “Song two: Yes, America is dying”

In the Shadow of Tyranny – The New Truth Assassin Album

In the Shadow of Tyranny is first full-length album from Truth Assassin, anti-Trump punk rock, consisting of 10 songs (nine new, one remastered). Following up to the five-song EP, The Scourge, these new songs are fast, hard, and transcend the classic, hardcore, and pop punk styles. FOLLOW TRUTH ASSASSIN ON SPOTIFY! Check out the linksContinue reading “In the Shadow of Tyranny – The New Truth Assassin Album”

New Truth Assassin Album Coming Soon

Over the last few months, I have been working on a new Truth Assassin album, as a follow up to the EP (“The Scourge”) and single (“117 Stars”) I released in January and March, respectively. The new full-length album, entitled “In the Shadow of Tyranny,” will include nine new songs and the pre-released but remasteredContinue reading “New Truth Assassin Album Coming Soon”

117 Stars – The New Song I Wrote about Trump’s Abhorrent Visit to the CIA

On the second day of his presidency, Donald Trump visited the CIA. I was away in Richmond, wanting nothing to do with the chaos of an inauguration weekend in Washington, DC. As I read the news about his first and second day in office, I was horrified to hear what happened when he visited theContinue reading “117 Stars – The New Song I Wrote about Trump’s Abhorrent Visit to the CIA”