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A Liberal Democrat Listening to Trump’s State of the Union

I was listening to the State of the Union yesterday. I didn’t agree with a lot of what Trump said, but I thought he was decent in his delivery of his speech. One thing struck me that I have a … Continue reading

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Qualities I Want In A President

Senator Kamala Harris has entered the race for the Presidency. My niece is excited to see her run. I like Senator Harris, but I haven’t decided yet who I’m going to support. Every candidate will have their strengths and weaknesses, … Continue reading

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Kennedy, Jackson Bridging the Racial Divide

This past week I’ve been seeing a lot of articles about the Democrats who are jumping in the ring for the 2020 Presidential primaries. I’m glad that a lot of the candidates are younger than 70. I have one thing … Continue reading

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George Orwell – Independent Minded Leftist

One of the independent minded leftists that I admire is George Orwell, the writer of “Animal Farm” and “1984.” Orwell was a democratic socialist, like Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Unlike many leftists in the 1930s, Orwell never fell for … Continue reading

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My Admiration for Pete Seeger

Early January my wife and I had a wonderful time with friends we hadn’t seen in 2 years. We spent our time catching up on our lives and talking about houses, religion and politics. Their politics are pretty close to … Continue reading

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The MLK Celebration Train from San Jose to San Francisco – Jan 2019

On Martin Luther King Jr’s Day, my niece and I took the Celebration Train from San Jose to San Francisco. This is the third time we’ve gone together to the Freedom Train and the Martin Luther King Jr Day March … Continue reading

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A Women’s Day March in San Jose, California – January 19, 2019

On Saturday morning, January 19, 2019, my niece and I went to the Women’s March in San Jose, California. We had a wonderful time. We’ve been to every Women’s March and always come away feeling inspired. This year I noticed … Continue reading

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