Tag Archives: Bernie Sanders

Supporting Elizabeth Warren

As an Elizabeth Warren supporter, I have to admit that the Iowa and New Hampshire results were disappointing. I’m still going to stay with Warren until the end though because I still think she is the best of a good … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Watching the Fourth Democratic Debate

I’m watching the Democratic debates right now and I think it’s a good debate. I’m a big fan of PBS News Hour and I think Politico and the PBS News Hour commentators asked good questions. I think Amna Nawaz especially … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Civil Debate Between the Left and the Right

It’s important for our democratic republican for progressives and conservatives to have a civil debate on the issues facing this nation. One of the reasons that our Founding Fathers enshrined the freedom of speech and expression is that they believed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Debate Between Progressives and Moderates is a Sign of a Healthy Democratic Party

Lately I’ve been reading some articles criticizing some of the Democratic presidential candidates for pushing for progressive policies for fear of losing moderate voters to Trump. This is really exasperating to me. Isn’t the whole point of the freedom of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thoughts for Progressives on the Elections 2020

The great civil rights activist Bayard Rustin always emphasized the need for strategy in fighting for social change. Ava Duvernay’s wonderful Martin Luther King Jr movie “Selma” has Bayard Rustin constantly emphasizing to his fellow activists the necessity of thinking … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Top 5 Considerations for Democratic Candidates So Far

With Sherrod Brown deciding not to run for President, I’ve been taking a longer look at the other Democratic candidates. Like most of us, I consider how close their political views align with my own, their ability communicate their ideas … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Conversation About Who To Vote For In 2020

A few days ago I was in a conversation where a friend asked me who I might support in the 2020 presidential elections. For me, it all depends on how the 2018 midterm elections turns out. If a Blue wave … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment