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
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?
If you believe a person is created at conception and deserves a chance at life, how can you make an argument that illegally selling cigarettes, talking back to a police officer, or playing with a toy gun means you deserve to die? You can’t. That’s why I’m calling BS on the obsession with protecting the sanctity of life. Continue reading To Be Pro-Life
Rhetoric matters, and it also happens to be one of the sharpest tools in the shed. Continue reading What Is A Race War?
The first time I was pulled over by a police officer I was just about to turn 17. I lived … Continue reading Good Cop, Bad Cop