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Just an average, used-to-be-middle-class, currently unemployed mom of a young child with an autistic disability who decided that it was more worthwhile to fight for social justice than anything else.

Diaries published: 6 (1159 days since last diary on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 06:51 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 92 (622 days since last comment on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 11:57 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 733

Total Comment Ratings: 755

Most Recommended Diary: A police state right here in the good ole USA...., 521 comments, 594 recommends

People Following jewel33: 2

jewel33's Most Recent Diaries:

In the wake of the shooting of Trayvon Martin, a young teen who was shot while walking back to his father's girlfriend's house from the store in Sanford, Florida, I must now figure out how to have "...
by jewel33
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 06:51 PM PDT with 90 Recommends
and nothing is being done about it. A bit of background: Maricopa County, AZ has a hard-line sheriff whose name is Joe Arpaio. You may have heard a bit about him in the news ... he's the sheriff ...
by jewel33
Comment Count 521 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2009 at 02:22 AM PST with 594 Recommends
With the crazy political news of the day, I'm hoping that this giving diary doesn't get buried in the rants!! :) I wrote a rather lengthy comment in response ...
by jewel33
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2008 at 10:47 PM PST with 9 Recommends
While we are celebrating the election of a President who can finally turn the country in the right direction, don't forget those of us on the ground who have been fighting for the rights of poor and ...
by jewel33
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2008 at 05:47 AM PST with 12 Recommends
When I started writing this, the tears were just streaming down my face.
by jewel33
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2008 at 08:15 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I did .. really. Flying back from the DNC and hearing that John McCain had picked a woman as his running mate, I thought, "Wow! That was a brilliant move, especially timing it right after the high ...
by jewel33
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 02:02 PM PDT with 11 Recommends

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