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Open letter to Donald Trump on the Flag and Anthem

Dear Donald Trump, You may think that taking a knee during the national anthem is disrespectful to the flag and to the anthem, and it is your right to hold onto that belief. It is also your right to spew … Continue reading

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On Election Eve

  Because I am an optimist and truly want to believe in the best of everyone I keep thinking that we are all Americans regardless of political affiliation, religious beliefs, or anything else, and that after the 2016 election is … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts on the First Clinton/Trump Debate

Bernie Sanders was my first choice for President this year, so I  voted for him in the primary, but he lost. It was incredibly disheartening but the reality is that he is no longer running for President. We are well … Continue reading

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Ralph-en-Stein

  There is a myth that comes around every four years that needs to be put to rest after more than a decade. It usually references Green Party candidate Ralph Nader as the cause of Al Gore’s loss to George … Continue reading

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Election of a Lifetime

Tomorrow morning the polls will open in Wisconsin and by the end of the day we will know if Scott Walker becomes only the third sitting governor in our nation’s history to be recalled from office.  Wisconsin must stand up for … Continue reading

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The End is Near for Scott Walker

The end is near for Scott Walker and the beginning is here for Tom Barrett. Sometimes you just get a gut feeling about something and there isn’t necessarily anything to prove it–no data, statistics, science–nothing concrete, yet you know that it … Continue reading

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A Vote of Conscience

In most elections in this country the media, the two major political parties, and the pundits do their best to convince us that we need to vote for the lesser of two evils.  Rarely are there races where the electorate … Continue reading

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