EXCELLENT blog post on the topic. Just stumbled across this one. People have a hard time with that ‘label’ and I don’t blame them a bit. It is a concept that does sort of resist wrapping your mind around. The fundamental truth of it is this: it is Nazism wrapping itself in a veneer ofContinue reading “Christian Nationalism”
Some Georgians can start voting this week. I’ve already gotten my mail-in ballot and will put that back in the mail ASAP. I have no intention of allowing my vote to go uncounted. Neither does my husband or his 100 year old mother. We vote. Vote is a verb which, in case you’ve forgotten, isContinue reading “Wolves Hiding In Plain Sight”
One of the things that has been frustrating me for a while now is the people who want to make “allowances” for these folks who insist on being, well, flat-out cruel and evil are the only two words I can come up with. When you are trying to make children who cannot legally consent toContinue reading “What Do You Do When The Whole Dang Party Seems To Be Nothing But Loose Screws and Nuts?”
Back when Lynn Westmoreland was the Congressman around here and Johnny Isakson was our Senator, I’d write and call to try to get answers to questions I had. Silence. Nothing from either one. But I did just happen to write to a Congressman in some other state, I think it was in Oregon, and dangedContinue reading “It’s Frustrating”
So go the lyrics of a song from the old Broadway musical “Fiddler on the Roof”, a story set in Russia about a family of Jews before the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917. Its main theme is that we should enjoy and value life and each other each day as it comes because it is asContinue reading “Sunrise, Sunset, Swiftly Fly the Years…”
Once you get this straight in your mind, the rest of politics falls into place. It really is a matter of how you look at things and what your end goals really are. Now Republicans’ rhetoric makes it “sound” as though they are going to do wonders for the people who elect them. But there’sContinue reading “It Is A Matter Of Your Goals”
President Biden and his team have an awesome list of accomplishments to crow about, but they don’t. You have to look hard to find them. So I’m going to start listing some of them so people will know about this remarkable administration. Recently, Secretary Vilsack announced that over the next decade, the Forest Service plansContinue reading “Another Accomplishment To Add to Huge List”
What’s the difference between types of government? What’s fascism? What’s socialism? Are we free?