If the year 2016 taught me anything, it is that our time has come. No amount of online petitions or Facebook posts will stand in for the work that needs to be done by all of us, everywhere. Right now we are in a fight for the heart of this country, and in 2017, I choose to believe that there are more of us on the side of peace and love than on the side of fear and hate. Continue reading Quit Fretting and Take Over
Election 2016 has come and gone, and the Democrats were handed their most resounding defeat in almost a decade. There … Continue reading The Democrats can’t just “Go High,” they have to Go Long …and take a note from the GOP playbook
Academy Awards will be handed out on Sunday, and while the show is expected to proceed mostly as usual, there … Continue reading Front and Center at the Academy Awards
Storytelling can be a driver of equality, but in this country there is a small, unrepresentative group telling only small pieces of a much larger American story. Continue reading American Storytime
If I am a descendant of a wealthy slave owner, shouldn’t I have the same amount of wealth as my kin?
Continue reading Reparations or Inheritance?
Feed the kids real food. Continue reading Real Food For Kids
If marijuana interacts with the brain in such a way that it eases seizures, it is reasonable to expect serious research into whether it can positively effect the brain for non-life threatening, often debilitating, mental health issues. Continue reading Medicine for Some, Illegal for Most?