Total 7 Posts
DeSantis runs right to get ready for presidential run5 min read
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis passed a right-wing agenda, including a six-week abortion ban, extended death penalty, and restrictions on LGBTQ+ education. While appealing to Republican primary voters, will it be enough to beat Donald Trump?
A national trial separation?5 min read
Action on guns and abortion rights will be major U.S. election issues. The actions of politicians like DeSantis in Florida for authoritarian control could help in Republican primaries but sink them in general elections.
Post-election thoughts5 min read
President Biden had it right when he said that democracy won Tuesday’s elections. The pundits, pollsters and press had it wrong when they say Democrats won the election.
Why are some so afraid of women, gays, trans, etc?6 min read
While some in the United States are chomping away at our rights, others are attacking our democracy from within. What are they afraid of?
In Iran, one man exercises complete control for his lifetime. In the US, it’s now six people.2 min read
Political gridlock across the US federal government has made the country’s supreme court uniquely powerful.
Abortion. Complicated? Or not?4 min read
The U.S. Supreme Court throwing out the precedent-setting Roe v. Wade ruling obviously draws strong feelings on both sides of the issue.
Democracy is threatened in many ways.4 min read
As the headlines keep bouncing us from right to left and upside down, maybe confusing us in so many ways, there are some things we need to remain focused on – our Constitutional rights.