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|Honoring The Martin Luther King Legacy in The Era of Ferguson and Staten Island
Yesterday we celebrated Martin Luther King Day. There were re-enactments of The I have The Dream speech and the usual marches honoring Dr. king but there was a little different type of marches too. ...
|Ageism is Alive and Living in the Media
I'm 69 and plan to live in infinity, I am youthful in looks and attitude. No, i don't have a power chair, a life alert(that's what cell phones are for) and the idea of gardening bores me. In the ...
|Commemorating 911 12 Years Later
Hello Readers, This is an anniversary of an event that didn't need to happen! The World Trade Center twin towers should still be standing proudly as part of New York City's Skyline. The Pentagon in ...
|A Prayer For Religious Peace
This is a little unusual for a political blog but it will include political thoughts along with a non-denominational prayer. The crises in Egypt and Syria and most wars in the Near East are not ...
|Independence Day- A Native American Prospective
Hi Readers, We have just celebrated The Fourth of July, watched the fireworks and all got stuffed at the barbecues.It was just a big party that we all had fun with. But did you sit back and think ...
|Sequester Just Another Excuse to Rob From the Middle class and Poor to Give to the Rich
The sequester solution should never have been thought of! It is idiocy at it's worst! Our government has to remember that they are working for us and we would never have approved such an idea. This ...
|Does Death From Gun Violence Need to Happen in Your Family To Support Gun Control?
Columbine,Red Lake, Tucson Arizona( assassination attempt on Gabby Gifford),and Virginia State University all sights of mass murder. The list goes on Fort Hood, Aurora Colorado( the theater shooting),
|Election Recap: We Won, Let the Progress Begin !
Hi Readers, I am feeling great that that I am part of Team Obama and that my guy won but I am not resting on my laurels. He won't start his second term until January and we got a big economic ...
|An Aternative Universe Version of The Christmas Carol With Mitt Romney starring as Ebeneezer Scrooge
Hi Readers, My favorite author is Charles Dickens and since it is getting near the Holiday Season I thought I would write a unique political commentary. This a homage to Dickens, who wrote about ...
|Don't Be a Slacker Citizen!
Hi Readers, Most immigrants, when they come to the USA want a better life then they had. They come to have better paying jobs then in the old country. They want to taste the delicious freedom that we,
|Bill David Ansari, An Example of a Worthy Candidate
Hi Readers, I usually don't write about local politics but since I met the man I will profile I never met a person that deserves to win a public office they seek more then Bill David Ansari. He is ...
|Don't Let Your Religion Rob You of Your Constitutional Right to Vote!
Hi Readers, I was on the bus yesterday on the way to Walmart. I was wearing my Obama Biden tee shirt and a pair of jean shorts. A man that I used to talk to on the bus on our way to work his was in ...
|Why You Should Vote For Barack Obama and Help Re-elect Him for President!
Hi Readers, As you know I'm a Progressive Liberal Democrat and PROUD of it! I also tell it like it is both with my Diary here and My blog, The Non-Trad Manifesto, the link,http://www.blondmama....
|Eliminate Ageism Now!
Hi Readers, Ageism, though seldom discussed, is not only a social issue but a political issue too. To put the point more strongly, it is a Civil Rights issue. Ageism is just as toxic as racism! I ...
|Socialism, Done Right, is a Good Form of Government.
Hi Readers' Anyone that listens to rhetoric spouted by the Retro-Republicans has heard the word "Socialism" used to insult those that disagree with the Republican Theology.They know their target ...
|It's Not "Cool" to Vote For The Retro-Republicans
Hi Readers, A good political candidate is supposed to be forward thinking. He/she is supposed to have a goal of making this a better country for it's citizens(that means ALL citizens not just the ...
|The Pillaging of Women's Rights, Blame The Republicans!
Hi Readers, I have always been a feminist, although not always by choice. My life made me become self sufficient. My parents divorced when I was 12 and my mother received a skimpy settlement so her ...
|Right to Defend is Wrong For Peaceful Neighborhoods
Hi Readers, I'm back. I am now living in my new apartment. I feel secure here because the other residents seem peaceful and the area is in the suburburbs. I have moved from Minneapolis MN to St. ...
|Taking Away Collective Bargaining, A New Way to Crush Unions From The Teapublicans!
Hi Readers, First of all a caveat from me, I have never belonged to a labor union,Drat it! I have only belonged to The Northern Lakes Co-operative Union(in Hayward WI) and now I do my financial ...
|Science Fiction Explores Ideas To Make This a Better World
Hi Readers, I am a fan of Science Fiction movies not only for the cinematic thrill ride but for the messages that they present that are sometimes very inspirational. Good science fiction movies can ...
|The Republican Iowa Caucuses-A Revealing Look at Republican Values
Hi Readers This is the way I will address you from now on. It is the same way I address my readers on The Non-Trad Manifesto, the link- http://www.blondmama.blogspot.com. The Republican candidates ...
|The Coming Year 2012, a Clean Page to Write Great Ideas On!
Sunday is the beginning of a New Year, 2012, blow the horns and herald the coming of a new page to right the wrongs of the previous year! Each new year offers us a new beginning to do better then ...
|The Teapublicans Raise Taxes on the 99%
Here we go again, the Teapublicans pulled another trick on the USA by not passing The Tax cut Bill in the Congress! They added a whole bunch of junk amendments on the original bill which would have ...
|The Teapublicans Raise Taxes on the 99%
Here we go again, the Teapublicans earn their "Scrooge" title by at first tacking on junk amendments to the continuing Payroll Tax bill. This didn't work so they tried a new a new trick, They ...
|Read Tomorrow's Diary: Teapublicans Raise Taxes on the 99%
This is a Diary Plug- You will find tomorrow's Diary thought provoking and informative so watch for it tomorrow! It will be here before4PM CST ...
|How To Be a Critic With Class
I see myself as a commentator here and on my blog, The Non-Trad Manifesto, the link-http://www.blondmama.blogspot.com. As I noted in my first blog last New Year's Eve, I am not PC. I tell it like I ...
|Evil Spirits, Part of Our Country's Woes?
It may seem strange talking about Evil Spirits in a political internet blog but I am observing a country(The USA) that is covered by a blanket of doom. There is so much foreboding of gloom you can't ...
|Our Government Needs to Be Retrofitted!
In my blog, The Non-Trad Manifesto, http:// www.blondmama.blogspot.com, I wrote two blogs that illustrate further what I am about to write about. The first one was posted April 11th, it was titled, "...
|If You Are a Loyal Democrat, Don't Shop at Target!
Before 2010 I was a frequent Target shopper. I was proud that my city Minneapolis MN had a World wide corporation that had it's home in Minneapolis on the Nicollet Mall! I was also glad that it was ...
|The Teapulicans Destroy Jobs
Ah remember the days during The Clinton Administration? We were a more prosperous country and there were jobs! I had a job then in Market Research, it wasn't the best job but it fed my daughters ...
|The Teapublicans Destroy Jobs
Ah to be back in the days of the Clinton Presidency, We were a more prosperous country and jobs were available. I had jobs at the time, they weren't the greatest but it helped feed my daughters and ...
|My Political Journey To Presidential Campaigns
I have always been interested in politics, even as a teenager. My mom would put the Democratic Convention on the radio and we heard all the great oratory coming from the podium. I remember the great ...
|November is Honoring Native American Indian Heritage Month, Where's The Honoring?
Here we go again, Soledad O'Brian is trotting out her world famous Black in America series. And when does she do this? November! This the month that is supposed to be honoring Native American ...
|An Open Letter to Somali-American Youth
Urgent To Somali-American Youth, I was watching the 10AM News on Channel 4, WCCO-TV Minneapolis/St. Paul. Their breaking news story was that there was a suicide bombing in Somalia Saturday and that ...
|The 1% Are Not Happy, They're Delusional
I have written many blogs about wealthy people in The Non-Trad Manifesto http://www.blondmama.blogspot.com. Some people have an erroneous notion that wealthy people are happy, they ...
|Occupy Minnesota Inspired Me
I wanted to demonstrate all my life for my political causes but I was raised in Hayward Wisconsin whose population was 1600. It was a more conservative area and there was no protesting in Civil ...
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