Making Sense Of It All…. What Happened To The America I Thought I Knew?

Making Sense Of It All…. What Happened To The America I Thought I Knew?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit And then I exhaled and stepped back…. I voted on the very first day of early voting; it was the most joyful and exhilarating moment!  I snapped that family selfie with our “I voted” stickers, big giddy smiles, certain that we were part of a beautiful nationwide movement […]

The Trump Effect: Misogynists, Bigots, White Supremacists, And So Many Other Deplorables Rise Up – Feel Empowered

The Trump Effect: Misogynists, Bigots, White Supremacists, And So Many Other Deplorables Rise Up – Feel Empowered

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Just a quick & personal expression of frustration & sadness with the legions who support Trump, who is nothing more than — to quote the Australian legislator who said it perfectly — a “revolting slug.” In the early 90s, there were a spate of criminal prosecutions of day […]

Can We At Last Acknowledge That the Anti-Choice Movement Was Never About ‘Life’?

Can We At Last Acknowledge That the Anti-Choice Movement Was Never About ‘Life’?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Can we at long last admit that the anti-choice movement was never about “life”? Rush Limbaugh recently said: You know what the magic word, the only thing that matters in American sexual mores today is? One thing. You can do anything, the left will promote and understand and […]

Misogyny and The Liberal Voter

Misogyny and The Liberal Voter

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Maybe in a few years, I’ll find the right words for the deluge of online hate I personally received, from fellow liberals, for supporting Hillary Clinton. I’ll be able to succinctly convey just how rabid it was and how little any of it had to do with logic. […]

Sinclair Lewis, Blue Jeans, and Broken Necks: The Reaction to Kneeling for the Anthem

Sinclair Lewis, Blue Jeans, and Broken Necks: The Reaction to Kneeling for the Anthem

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “It’s a hateful world. I’m not here to spread hate. I’m not here to respond to the hate. I’m here to spread love and positivity….. It’s cool because people can call me the N-word or cuss at me or say they wish I would break my neck all […]

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