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Abortion laws are about control

Not surprisingly the S&R writers have been participating in an email conversation over the proliferation of extremist abortion laws: Ohio, Georgia, and Alabama specifically.

Someone suggested a post about the role of women in writing, passing, and supporting these laws, but, as a man, he didn’t know if he should take that on. 617 more words


When politicians speak, demand evidence of claims

Demand deeds, not words. Claims of values demand clear demonstrations.

In the language of modern American politics (and surely elsewhere), one word has become debased currency. 335 more words


Donald must be punished for intending to obstruct justice

If you can still support Donald after the release of Volume II of the Mueller report, your values are not American values.

Let’s explore a hypothetical for a moment. 484 more words


New Mexico, vigilantes, abduction, and citizen's arrest

New Mexico’s problem with aggravated assault and abduction

By now you may have heard about the vigilante goon squad in New Mexico that “detained” approximately 300 people. 856 more words


I can't go home again

What was that thing Thomas Wolfe said….

A friend back in NC ended an email this morning about the politics there with this line:

“> …it has been really hard and exhausting and there have been many times I almost threw in the towel.

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The Democratic party is clearly casting to the right

Change my mind

Pelosi wants us to think there are like maybe 5 of us. Let’s take a little look at the politics of the possible, shall we? 2,119 more words