Injustice For All

Friday it was announced that a Kenosha, Wisconsin jury reached a verdict of not guilty regarding the Illinois teen, Kyle Rittenhouse, who crossed state lines to attend a protest after retrieving an AR-15 he had waiting for him. Rittenhouse won the lottery when Judge Schroeder was assigned to his case. The judge who regularly flashed … Continue reading Injustice For All

Jury Deliberations Begin in Chauvin Trial

I’ve spent as much time as I could spare in the last two weeks watching the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin for the murder, witnessed around the world, of George Floyd. I admit there were times I couldn't watch. The replays of all the witness videos, the street videos, and each body-cam … Continue reading Jury Deliberations Begin in Chauvin Trial

T(rump) Minus Forty-Three

Trump is setting a precedent. Everything illegal act he carries out without consequences is will serve as an argument for every future president that they are within their rights to break the law. We may as well formally change policies and patois. I, who have no established function to do so, proclaim the “lame duck … Continue reading T(rump) Minus Forty-Three

McConnell’s Primary Election is Tomorrow

Political poll results matter, particularly when you’re planning to cheat. It’s harder to make excuses for “surprise election results” when canvassing numbers show the other candidate leading by double digits, which is the case with Biden and tRump. Biden is up by 13% in some polls. Surveys should not make us complacent; we must vote. … Continue reading McConnell’s Primary Election is Tomorrow

Defunding Police in Minneapolis

Just over two weeks ago George Floyd was murdered by Derek Chauvin, a police officer who had a record of abuse against black civilians. Chauvin killed George Floyd knowing he was being taped, hearing bystanders pleas to “get off his neck.” He looked defiantly into the camera as he killed Floyd, clearly believing he would … Continue reading Defunding Police in Minneapolis

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