Tag Archives: Resistance

Register to vote

The 15th Amendment to the Constitution gave African-American men the right to vote. However, many of them weren’t able to exercise this right for nearly 100 years.  Poll taxes, literacy tests, and other means used by some states made it difficult for … Continue reading

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Can’t see the forest through the trees…

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Head wound

“Our side, we go for the head wound. Your side, you have pillow fights.” – Steve Bannon This evening I will begin a six-month long Christian based program with a curriculum that will explore and study how we take care of … Continue reading

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Books, books, and more books

I told one of Trumps irrational, Kool-Aid drinking Deplorables a couple of weeks ago that the only people who will profit from this piece of shit presidency will be the book publishers. What is totally fascinating to me is all of … Continue reading

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You’re no Lester Holt

Maybe you remember this exchange in 1988 during the vice-presidential debate between Senator Lloyd Bentsen and Senator Dan Quayle; “Senator, I served with Jack Kennedy. I knew Jack Kennedy. Jack Kennedy was a friend of mine. Senator, you’re no Jack Kennedy.” I thought of that remark … Continue reading

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A reason to write or call your Senators

A bill to protect the Robert Mueller investigation (S. 2644) is on Thursday’s Senate Judiciary Committee agenda. Please call or email your Senators today and ask them to support this bill. Please feel free to share this with everyone you … Continue reading

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A Thanksgivings note to my Senators

“It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison sentence – IT WAS ME. Too bad! LaVar is … Continue reading

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