Since the start of the Occupy Wall Street movement, CODEPINK activists have joined the frontlines of the non-violent Occupy movement across the country.
Any time you’ve got both the Pope and the Dixie Chicks against you, you’re not long for the White House.
I like America to some extent.
I drive an American car. It’s a Chrysler. That’s not an endorsement. It’s more like a cry for pity.
A newspaper is a public trust, and we will suffer as a society without them. It is not the Internet that has killed them. It is their own greed, it is their own stupidity, and it is capitalism that has taken our daily newspapers from us.
If the Founding Fathers could have looked into a crystal ball and seen AK-47s and Glock semi-automatic pistols, I think they would say, you know, ‘That’s not really what we mean when we say bear arms.’
In my fifties, I was still in creation mode. Now I have more of a responsibility to step back and mentor and offer wisdom, offer sign posts on the path.
I certainly believe that I have no right to tell another couple whether they can or cannot be married.
Everything from who sits on your local board of education to the prosecutors and judicial appointments in your area and much more are all impacted by who holds political office.
Democracy is messy, and it’s hard. It’s never easy.