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Dear America,

Brace Yourself

I’m just giving you a fair warning. The ringing “this did not change the race” the pundits are touting – and the repeated showing of a map that is NOT favoring McCain is going to bring out the ugly. 395 more words


Trump's Tax Plan is Regressive and Unrealistic, Copies Bush and Romney

I was disappointed to read Donald Trump‘s tax plan today. In recent weeks, Trump has been talking a pretty progressive game on taxes. Many of us, myself included, … 1,864 more words


Matthew 17

“Get up…don’t be afraid.”

-Jesus, Matthew 17:7

This brief moment takes me back to an old college professor who impressed upon us the reality of the Third Commandment–a lesson that has stayed with me all these years. 

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President Obama Wins Third Debate, Google Says

President Obama was the victor of the third and final presidential debate, according to a Google Consumer Survey.
Forty-five percent of survey responders thought the incumbent did a better job arguing his case focusing on foreign policy. 8 more words

On Cops & Racism: Good Cops, Where Are You?

You can’t keep pissing on us and telling us it’s rain.

I have no words for this. Please, Sr. Maya take the mike…le sigh
You may write me down in history… 246 more words

Black Women

Marion Lê Social Justice Party deregistered by Elections ACT

There are just five political parties left in the ACT after the registration of the Marion Lê Social Justice Party was cancelled today.

Elections ACT said the registration was cancelled at the party’s request. 186 more words


Looking Back: Presidential Election Day, 2008

(I originally posted this on Nov. 5, 2012.  I’m sharing it again because I think it would help so many of us right about now to remember this day.) 487 more words

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