Posting History for sreeizzle2012
|Asperger's Syndrome is a blessing if the system provides us resources
Hey everyone!! I have made it through the toughest stages of therapy and I feel so empowered to make a difference.
|I endorse Secretary and Future President Hillary Clinton
I have changed my mind about her. Although she will have lingering corporatist tendencies which I will be critical and brutally honest about, she is going to exceed our expectations as president. ...
|I have a lot of respect for hillary clinton
She has done a lot of good things for our country. Also, she would make a good (but corporatist) president. However, tell me why we shouldn't criticize hillary Clinton or support an alternative ...
|LGBT people are born the way they are and are human just like anyone else
My Asperger's Syndrome is how my brain formed. I can't control how my brain formed. Why can't the hellish hate groups realize something just as obvious: the fact that LGBT are born with a brain ...
|what can we do to help poor, LGBTQ, people with autism/disabilities, & mental illness
A lot of people like myself have chronically (till recently) have gone through life with thoughts such as "Nobody understands what I am going through and it is hard for me to articulate my struggles ...
|Therapy is really starting to bring out
my anger. I come to realize how much prejudice, discrimination, injustice, and cruelty my soul was subjected to (Physiologically, emotionally, psycologically, physically, and financially). I find ...
|Untreated PTSD and mental health is an invisible public health crisis
Add in cultural, socioeconomic, generation, age , and autism (treated or untreated, and functional or non-functional) barriers, the mind, body, and soul are being violated financially, ...
|Shoutout to those who have Asperger's Syndrome
Hey everyone!! How are you? I thought I reach out to dailykos for a support group. I am a medical student who has made it close to finishing second year. I take boards in end of May and I looking ...
|We need reform of mental health and psychiatric association
What is normal vs not normal? What is different/normal vs abnormal? How do we explain these to people especially struggling with autism and Asperger's whose sense of normal is way different? (...
|Elizabeth Warren for President is more convincing than you think
Elizabeth Warren keeps saying "I am not running". She is absolutely not ruling it out. She does not say never. When you juxtapose what she said a couple months ago with "Big doors might open", let's ...
|My battle with undiagnosed depression
Up until recently, I was stuck in 10 years with intense depression with alternating periods of wellness. I didn't realize I had it. Undiagnosed Asperger's syndrome for 25 years and growing up in ...
|I have a question about psychiatry
As someone who is a medical student and has had a passion about the brain since childhood, what do you think makes a successful psychiatrist versus one that has a bad reputation? I would ...
|My thoughts on the future
We are reaching a tipping point that is probably going to be do or die for the country and the world. However, I am optimistic that not all is lost and we still leave behind a society that is ...
|I think Elizabeth Warren is making a mistake
By not running in 2016. I completely understand that she has never wanted to be president and that it is a monumentally thankless job. Maybe she feels that she doesn't have a chance against Hillary ...
|Asperger's, the place where
an inherently good person stays stuck in a jail that he can't get out of because no one knows how to relate to the person. That person gets more and more wrecked. We are pretty much in a broken ...
|These people need to be held accountable and put in jail
Here we go Elizabeth Warren. She will make sure that "NEVER again MEANS NEVER again" LGBT hate groups Anti immigrant hate groups Wall Street Racist groups Anti semite ...
|medical school update
Yo everyone. I am almost finished my first year of medical school. Finals await upon me. Where does time go?
in reality was put into place because of racist people paranoid of slaves fighting back against the "establishment". I think this should really get us to take a second look at whether it is ...
What are your thoughts on a Elizabeth Warren presidency reversing the horrendous corporatist education policies influenced by wall street (Obama has accelerated this no sugarcoating)?
|Superpac sitting out midterms
Unless something drastically changes, we must be putting in our efforts to get Elizabeth Warren for president. Elizabeth Warren vs the people who don't want the world to be a better place. I am ...
President Obama's speech in some ways was really sincere. It was more progressive than I thought and he has taken some steps away from corporatism ( the forces that don't want the world to be a ...
|Medicare for all
will remove the stresses of insurance companies.
knows the stakes of our planet and society. The people who don't want the world to be a better place know how effective she is and are so scared of her. She is a genuine patriot and straight ...
|Ensuring domestic tranquility
How about that idea as a way to reduce gun violence and really challenge the NRA?
|Obamacare officially kicks into gear
Happy new year. The magical year for Obamacare 2014 roars in. Let this be the year that we take back the house from the people who don't want the world to be a better place and take steps to have ...
|Elizabeth Warren WILL run
if she felt that our country absolutely needed her to run. We can't afford any more candidates influenced by the people who don't want the world to be a better place.
|Elizabeth Warren cares about our country
Elizabeth Warren would fight for our country if she felt that America was not going to get major change any time soon.
|Medical school update
Hello everyone, I wanted to catch up with you all here. I have MIA often because medical school is voluminous in its material.
|Let's ensure domestic tranquility
to help us win universal background checks and hold NRA extremists accountable.
|Why do bad things always
happen to good people? Why is it always so hard for the bad to be held accountable?
|I am almost at Baltimore
We will start descending in about an hour. Thanks for a great time. To all those I did not meet yet, there is always next time.
|Day 2 netroots nation diary
So today I was feeling much more energized and enthusiastic. I finally met navajo and some kossacks I haven't gotten in touch with. I strengthened my connections and met more new people.
|My netroots nation day 1 experience
Hello everyone. I am really happy to be at San Jose for Netroots Nation. I am in California for the first time. San Jose is so beautiful and sunny. The whole place reeks of a smile. My hotel is very ...
|Netroots Nation goers
Who are physicians who will be going besides Howard Dean? I want to meet you. If there are other medical staffers or connection to medicine, I would love to meet you too. I look forward to speaking ...
|Good news on climate
It is likely that a good package of executive actions will be coming forth in the near future to really tackle the climate change planet emergency still looming over us.
|Michelle Obama being heckled is not fair
She did not do anything wrong to deserve anger. If it were President Obama, I would have been okay with it. He is after all directly responsible for in many ways for society. He really is making a ...
It has been a while since I last posted.
|I am going to Netroots Nation
I am really excited to meet all of you. You all inspire me. I believed that this year would be my year and that at a maryland kos meetup, one of the kossacks said that "You will get there one way or ...
vision for society versus Elizabeth Warren's vision for society.
|Every kossack needs to stop what they are doing and vote for me and other kossacks
|A medical error crisis
Here is a research paper I wrote in undergraduate English composition class. I really want to make a difference as a physician and as an activist. I hope you will find this paper illuminating and ...
|Please get in your votes. It takes 30 seconds.
Voting for Netroots Nation 2013 scholarships ends on May 7th. For those who of you who haven't voted for me, let's reel them in please!
|Mi Historia de Español y activismo futuro
Español es una lengua muy fantastíca. Siempre me la encantaba .
|The struggle/cause of my life: ADHD
ADHD is something that affects millions of families. The lack of resources, support, and respect for these people and others with barriers infuriates me. I have lived through it myself and have ...
|My youth health-care activism story
I always had a lifelong dream of becoming a physician who made great changes in people's lives. I have been involved in numerous situations where I saw how politics would affect my future role. I ...
|Important! Attention Kossacks for just 30 seconds
Please vote for my Netroots Nation scholarship application.
Hello everyone, I need your help to send me (a growing activist) to San Jose.
|Please vote for me! NN2013
|Why didn't Ted Kennedy become majority leader?
Imagine if Ted Kennedy were alive and were majority leader. He would have gotten filibuster reform done.
|I am applying for a NN2013 scholarship
I need your help please. I really want to go to NN2013. This is the best year for me to go.
|What is Elizabeth Warren doing?
to get through gun legislation and filibuster reform?
|Isn't Elena Kagan amazing?
She just shreds conservative arguments into pieces with humor.
|What are we doing to get Nancy Pelosi
back? President Obama is confident Pelosi will be speaker, and he has a plan to get her back. http://dailycaller.com/2013/02/07/obama-says-his-agenda-will-put-pelosi-back-in-charge/
|Hi everyone, it has been a while
I haven't posted for weeks. I was on vacation last week in Puerto Rico.
and kossacks who tend have tendencies and inclinations to find fault in Obama in almost everything he does or he does not do, I understand why you feel the way you usually feel and why you take ...
|Hillary Clinton two terms will replace Scalia and/or Kennedy
Scalia and Kennedy will NOT retire under Obama. They will not go down easily.
|Netroots Nations scholarships started?
I have not been on twitter as often. I hope there are updates. I am ready to jump in.
|Has anyone tried to get a conservative
to name a specific "socialist view" a Democrat has and why it is so bad?
|Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in A Major
I love this work of art.
|We need to raise our voices
and make it clear that enough is enough!!! There need to be consequences for Harry Reid's backstabbery.
|What about the EPA?
Even the EPA's maximum power can't substitute for legislation? Why not?
|I am beyond angry at Harry Reid
Harry Reid has undermined President Obama, Elizabeth Warren, Military people, and us hardworking Americans in need of the progressive society it should be.
|Chances of immigration reform happening
with strong grassroots organizing and Obama's messaging pulpit?
|Dr. Ben Carson's shocking prayer address
Yup, that is the extraordinary neurosurgeon head at Hopkins Hospital who overcame poverty and struggles. He trashed Obamacare in what was supposed to be an apolitical breakfast.
|The most underappreciated president ever (for those who haven't read my diary)
Let me be clear that I write this diary with the best intentions. Please read carefully with an open mind.
|GO RAVENS GO!!!!
We are long due for a superbowl. I am proud to be from Baltimore.
|There IS a right to safety and security
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable ...
|2nd amendment can't undermine right
to be safe.
|Immigration reform WILL happen
Republicans KNOW that if they were to kill that reform again, they would permanently lose the latino vote.
|Harry Reid is beyond a backstabber
He apologized last May to Jeff Merkley and Tom Udall. He said he was wrong to undercut their efforts. He admitted they were right. Harry Reid insisted he was going to change the rules over and over ...
|what does obama think of harry reid's
Filibuster deal? Assuming harry reid does deal, harry reid will let down most democrats, people, children of newtown, and obama.
|The modern progressive era has begun
The era of Reagan is over. We are in the final stages of transition to the progressive era II.
|Attention Maryland/DC/ Virginia kossacks
Netroots Nation is on your doorstep. They are in DC this ...
|Who is looking forward to President Obama's second term
inauguration? What are your thoughts on an Obama second term? How will Elizabeth Warren impact the Senate and the administration?
|Have the Netroots Nation 2013 scholarships
|I am appalled at how nasty
many kossacks have been towards President Obama recently. I sometimes wonder if President Clinton faced less harsh criticism/nastiness. What do you think? Here is a sample of some of the nastiness ...
|President Obama sticking to his guns
|Lax gun legislation clashes with public safety
Public safety promotes the general welfare. More safety creates a more perfect union. President Bill Clinton managed to get gun-safety regulations through by framing the argument as a matter of ...
|Dear Progressives, please support the David Pakman show!
David Pakman is a young charismatic progressive radio show host who is from Buenos Aires. He and his crew live in Northhampton, MA. He covers politics from a progressive point of view and he is ...
|Hey guys, the NRA has been silent
for 8 hours. What could this mean?
|Left pressure and organizing needed for sanity on guns
Because media and society have become so accustomed to right-wing frame and the NRA, it is going to take an AVALANCHE of sane people to push back. Furthermore, we need to MAKE President Obama lead.
|One positive signal Ezra is likely wrong this time
Dick Durbin said this morning that Medicare should be left alone before January 1st and not be a part of a deal. http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/durbin-tackle-medicare-next-year Sen. ...
|Time to call the left pressure reserves
Ezra Klein has been purely speculating that a deal that has bad ideas such as medicare age raising is taking shape. I do not think he is right. He has speculated in the past, and has been wrong ...
Last night, I had a strong reaction to this diary which I felt was largely wrong and full of inaccuracies. It was totally not in accordance with other opinion diaries and trusted sources. This was ...
|What is the maximum Obama's
EPA can do about global climate change?
|Anthony Kennedy will overturn DOMA
With Obama's re-election, several states legalizing the freedom to marry by popular vote, and public opinion, Justice Kennedy's favorable LGBT leanings will definitely be pushed for a big leap ...
|Progressives and kossacks, California Speaker John Perez needs a piece of your mind
He needs to be MADE to get to work. Put matches in his butt.
|California Democratic Supermajority
How do you feel?
|Jay Carney declares
Social Security is OFF the table. He said so in a press conference earlier today.
|Why do progressives like to believe rumors?
I thought liberals and dailykos are factually oriented, not rumor-oriented.
Activists, Progressives, Labor, and California people, we need to MAKE the supermajorities govern progressively and get TONS of sanity activity done.
|The supreme court will flip
permanently in the long term.
|Hey everyone: important message
We need to MAKE Obama and Democrats back off bad ideas people are concerned about in the looming "fiscal talks" (and in general from his first term) and push them towards the left.
|How do you feel?
Your reaction to Obama winning? Robust senate with filibuster reform looming? Elizabeth Warren in the senate?
|Obama is leading in Florida with few Democratic areas counted
At least 53% of vote is in, Obama is leading 50-49. Obama is crushing 59-41 in Orlando (orange county)
|Patience is a virtue
Our voters will come through. We got this. We know we will win and we have the turnout to prove it.
|Virginia is looking really good
with little problems. Northern Virginia has been turning out extremely well.
|We got this guys
Obama knows what he is doing. I know the Obama campaign has been fighting hard tooth and nail.
|Obama will win by decent margin
on election day (though closer than 2008's national margin). However, we will do much better than predicted due to turnout and the electoral college with Latino vote turnout favors having all ...
|What will Obama's second term be like?
If number 1 Senate Democrats expand their majority with their more progressive senators like Elizabeth Warren who will vote for filibuster reform as promised by Reid and Udall AND If House ...
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