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On Susan Collins

At a time when protest and resistance are most needed, the bar for both entry and a quick lionization is lowest. John McCain, it has been written many times, … 638 more words

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Women’s March on Maine-What a Remarkable Day!

If you dam a river it stagnates. On the steps of the Maine State House in Augusta on January 21, 2017, the dam was broken and we all witnessed the beautiful flow of running water. 355 more words

What Constituency Is Senator Susan Collins Representing?

First we have Senator Susan Collins disgracing herself with her overt support of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General of The United States, despite his 30 year history of racial insensitivity, bias towards immigrants, his lack of respect for the rule of law, women’s rights, civil rights and LGBT rights. 559 more words

Senator Susan Collins, Once Again On The Wrong Side Of History

The decision by Senator Susan Collins to support the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General of the United States is mindboggling. A decision is a choice. 101 more words

Gov LePage, A Student Of History: Repeating The Same Mistake Renders No Additional Value

There is an old Congo proverb that says, “The teeth are smiling, but is the heart?” We expect to pass through this world but once. Any good that we do to aid our fellow creatures, we must do so now. 1,100 more words

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The Mystery Of A New Administration: Complexity Is Never Of Value Where Simplicity Will Suffice

The brightest stars see beyond the obvious to the signals that precede the obvious. They observe with equal attention what works and what does not work. 990 more words

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