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Remembering September 11, 2001

I saw the Twin Towers fall on September 11, 2001.  I saw the Pentagon, billowing smoke, looking like a wounded thing, on the same day.  I saw the crater where Flight 93 fell rather than hit the White House. 59 more words

Poetry

Here Are All The Congressional Republicans Who Have Come Out Against Donald Trump

YURI GRIPAS / REUTERS | Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) says Donald Trump “does not reflect historical Republican values, nor the inclusive approach to governing that is critical to healing the divisions in our country.” 480 more words
U.S. Politics

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[caption id="attachment_172799" align="aligncenter" width="630"]Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) speaks at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) [/caption]

Blumenthal for Connecticut - July 30th, 2016 Event

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Bruce Barrett, John Barrett  & Brewmaster Jeff Browning

 Invite  you to dinner in support of

Senator Richard Blumenthal

At the soft (practice) opening of Brewport on… 69 more words

News And Events

Friday Night News Dump: VP Pick Tim Kaine Announced Friday 8:00 p.m. via Text Message


(CNN)Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to be her running mate, turning to a steady and seasoned hand in government to fill out the Democratic ticket, she announced Friday. 234 more words

Mediasphere

Twenty Years of Teaching

This school year marked by 20th as a teacher.  I estimate that in those two decades, I have taught between 1600-1700 students.  Many of them I remember, and some I do not (which is embarrassing when I cross paths with them at the grocery store).    1,000 more words

Writing

Transgendered Women Politicians Make History in Congressional Primary Wins: Meet The 2 Mistys.

From The Slot, Jezebel.com:

Two Working Class Trans Women Politicians Make History in Congressional Primary Wins

Julianne Escobedo Shepherd

For the first time, two trans women will be running for Congress under the auspices of a major political party. 1,013 more words

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