Today Is Independence Day

On July 4th we celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence…the colonies declaration to be free and clear and independent of England’s King George III…on July 4th, 1776. It isn’t Flag Day, although I’ve seen a myriad of social media posts centered around the American Flag. Although the flag…

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Celebrating Juneteenth Day!

Now that President Donald Trump has made Juneteenth Day famous… This would have been the 49th Anniversary of Juneteenth Day Street Festival in Milwaukee, had it not been for the COVID-19 pandemic. But there are numerous activities and events around the city to commemorate. And for the first time, both…

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Dystopian Madison: GOP Assembly Edition

Wisconsin voters are about split evenly between the Democrats and Republicans with a healthy number who identify as independent. And for most partisan general elections, you can expect the majority of the voters to vote along party lines…with independents voting for someone who best aligns with their interests. But regardless…

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Joe Biden On The Death of George Floyd.

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Instead We Get His American Carnage

“I have a message for all of you: the crime and violence that today afflicts our nation will soon — and I mean very soon — come to an end. Beginning on January 20th, 2017, safety will be restored.” Donald Trump, from his 2016 convention speech.

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Today, Let Us Particularly Remember Those Americans

who are being sacrificed on the altar of greed, arrogance, stupidity, and ineptitude in the White House to COVID-19. The very ‘leaders’ that they relied upon to protect them. It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn…

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An Incalculable Loss

As many of you have probably seen or read, today’s New York Times has a partial list of Americans who have died after contracting COVID-19…under the headline: An Incalculable Loss. The national death toll is for all practical purposes at 100,000 now. For an interactive view of this loss and…

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Trump Regime Is Screwing The National Guard

The current federal deployment ends after 89 days…90 days are required for a boost in GI Bill benefits including pensions and educational allowances. This from the administration that keeps touting their support of the US Military…hmmmmm…maybe not so much…aina? “It seemed kind of weird to me,” said retired Brig. Gen….

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Message from Donald Trump on Presidents and Pandemics.

If you got an email with a different tweet included, I removed that. After further research at Snopes, that one was doctored. These two however are true. And by the way…the President lied in his second tweet…or at least got the facts wrong…from Snopes: According to the Centers for Disease…

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No More Federal Judicial Confirmations…

after all, it is a presidential election year. the people need to decide via the next president. It’s the Mitch McConnell rule.

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