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Patrick Murfin, peace, civil rights, & labor activist; Former Secty. McHenry County Democratic Party; former local candidate; Unitarian Universalist; labor historian and poet. Blogger

Real Name: Patrick Murfin

Gender: Male

Location: Crystal Lake

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Diaries published: 27 (800 days since last diary on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 101 (800 days since last comment on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 274

Total Comment Ratings: 383

Most Recommended Diary: Mc Henry County Justice--Are You Ready for an Epic Rant? , 23 comments, 77 recommends

People Following pmurfin: 2

pmurfin's Most Recent Diaries:

Yesterday I re-posted a Washington Post poll on facebook that showed a clear majority of Americans now support marriage equality and that the trend is accelerating. While obviously something to ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
A careful examination of the nation’s most stringent anti-abortion legislation yet which is hurtling a break-neck speed through the Kansas House of Representatives and seems destined for the ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Mar 08, 2012 at 05:17 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Yesterday’s Northwest Herald , the daily paper of McHenry County , Illinois tucked the shocking news away in a tiny short hard by the ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 11:05 AM PST with 16 Recommends
A befuddled Congress this week discovered a strange document while sorting mismatched socks. In the drawer under the Argyles, tube sox, over-the-calf dress hose, smelly gym socks, ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 09:57 AM PST with 11 Recommends
A woman in McHenry County Jail in Illinois suffered a life-threatening injury in a fall. The rest of the story is that she had spent six days in the slammer for ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Oct 13, 2011 at 02:12 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
Class War , it’s nothing new. In fact part of the power of the phrase comes because it conjures up images of bloody revolution. Depending on which side you are on, you envision ...
by pmurfin
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 20, 2011 at 11:54 AM PDT with 1 Recommend

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