The Road Unraveling Racism

“The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” —US Constitution, Article II, Section 4 Because the GOP majority Senate failed to follow the clear guidelines of the constitution, 2020 has been a … Continue reading The Road Unraveling Racism

Peaceful Protests Met With Violence

Eight days ago George Floyd was murdered by four Minneapolis policemen: two held his body in place, one stood guard to make sure no one would help him, and the fourth used his knee to strangle him. Only one has been arrested. Derek Chauvin, the man who strangled Floyd, had 18 complaints on his official … Continue reading Peaceful Protests Met With Violence

Karens and Ice-Cube

Yesterday I learned that I cannot make jokes about menopause when the topic of conversation is Karens, because it's sexist. *A Karen, if anyone doesn't know, is a racist white woman who has lost her mind. She is a tRump supporter. Legend has it that the first such woman caught on tape was named Karen. … Continue reading Karens and Ice-Cube

Trump Sits on Hands in Celebration of Memorial Day Weekend

That headline is misleading. tRump is driving a golf cart with one hand and sitting on the other hand while the death toll in America exceeds 100,000 thanks in great part to his three-month refusal to take action. While an overwhelming majority of Americans grasp the danger tRump poses, his base fights against the oppression … Continue reading Trump Sits on Hands in Celebration of Memorial Day Weekend

The Mob is Out of the Closet

Attorney General Bill Barr made clear during his confirmation hearings that he believes a president of the U.S. has unlimited power. The fact that the constitution delegates three co-equal branches to govern is irrelevant in his eyes and he has worked to delegitimization Congress, and weaponize the Judicial branch since his swearing-in. This week, Republican … Continue reading The Mob is Out of the Closet

This Has Not Been My Favorite Week

I can’t seem to pull my thoughts together this week. It’s my ACDC, or maybe it’s the overwhelming amount of political criminal behavior in the news that has gotten to me. The bad guys are winning—for now. This story is heartbreaking. Video footage of the murder of a 25-year young black man, Ahmaud Arbery, jogging … Continue reading This Has Not Been My Favorite Week