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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Shades of Gray

How hard is it to live in a black and white world with no shades of gray?  Especially if that…

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Love as Status or Reward

I’ve been listening to Lindy West reading her book Shrill:  Notes from a Loud Woman,  “Being fat, happy and in…

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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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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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Greed Is Good – Boomers as Sociopaths

In his foreword to his book, A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America, Bruce Cannon Gibney states:…

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