Blue Wave + Pink Wave = Progressive Tide (One End of the Rainbow)

What does being a progressive mean to me? I believe in social justice. I believe that the United States must…

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March For Our Lives – My Thoughts

First, I am so impressed with the leadership provided by the Parkland students, especially Emma Gonzalez.  The attempts by gun…

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Civil Rights To Human Rights

Can you believe our government viewed Dr. King’s March on Washington as the potential “sacking” of Washington by Blacks as…

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Addressing Bias and Inaction – Vote

The things you most dislike in other people are often the things you are denying in yourself. Needing to denigrate…

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Tact and Civility or Revolution

At a recent knitting group meeting, one of our members told a tale of trying to teach an elderly (94-year-old)…

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Racial and Gender Equivocation

Excerpted From:  Historical Amnesia About Slavery Is a Tool of White Supremacy:  Where we have (mostly) condemned slavery, we as…

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Guilty By Association – Yes, Sometimes

I am a strong believer in free speech and free assembly.  I wouldn’t stop even the KKK from assembling or…

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How Gore Lied – By Being Truthful

Al Franken has a new book out and I pre-ordered it as audio.  However, once I began listening to it,…

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Expediency – Convenience or Principle

As I lay in bed worrying about my missing cat last night, I admitted again that the reason I haven’t…

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Vilifying the Media

What is fake news?  Fake news is anything that doesn’t agree with that person’s (or President’s) opinions or views.  In…

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