IT’S ALL IN THE INFRASTRUCTURE
A lot of what’s in the news this week – and it’s all mostly disturbing and depressing – are hangovers from our last four years of having to slog through the Trump Administration’s Swampy Hell Waters….
We will be dealing with the repercussions and Post Traumatic Stress that The Don and his Mafia have wrought for years.
This is why we have to take the good days, and the good news, where we can.
CELBRATING CESAR CHAVEZ
Today, March 31st, is Cesar Chavez Day, celebrated on the birthday of the co-founder (with Dolores Huerta) of the United Farmworkers Union. While it has been celebrated since 1995 in California and has special resonance here in the Central Valley where Chavez worked and began his fight for the rights of farmworkers all over this country, it wasn’t until 2014 that it was named a Federal Holiday by President Barack Obama….
HELPING FIELD TEAM 6 SAVE THE WORLD
Looking back at our “To Do” list and goals for the next year (and heading into the 2022 election cycle), I believe I have found an organization that checks all the boxes. Field Team 6 is a So-Cal based organization that was the brain child of Jason Berlin, from the Code Blue and resulting Cal Blue action group that I joined up with a few years ago. …
KEV FOR PREZ
I’ve been watching Kevin a lot lately. Watching him navigate the murky post-Trump waters in DC, and I must say…
he’s doing a damn good job.
Unfortunately for us. …
To paraphrase the perennial Bill Murray favorite, “Well, it’s Gun Control. Again.” It was barely a week ago when a gunman drove all over Atlanta, Georgia, killing 8 people – mostly women, mostly Asians, in massage parlors. And then yesterday, a man whose own family stated they believe he is mentally unstable, killed ten people who were shopping in their neighborhood grocery store in Boulder, Colorado. …