UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE While they’ve met before, today Joe Biden met with Vladimir Putin for the first time since Biden became President of the United States.  There weren’t a lot of high bars set for this meeting.  Not much concrete was expected to...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/09/21

THE GREAT DIVIDE People frequently ask me, “how do I talk to a Trumper?”  “I’d like to have an open conversation with a Republican, but how?”  “How do we find common ground?”  “Maybe through open dialogue we can come...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 04/07/21

GOP HYPOCRISY The hypocrisy of the GOP just never ceases to amaze and confound me.  They call themselves the party of “small government,” expounding that government should not interfere in people’s lives.  However, in reality, that only applies to...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 03/10/21

SELMA March 7th marked the anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” a day 56 years ago, when peaceful protesters were brutally beaten and gassed by Alabama State Troopers and Police in a desperate attempt to keep the growing black Southern populace from being...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 03/03/21

FIXING THE FILIBUSTER Over the weekend, the Democrat-led House passed the Biden Administration’s 1.9 Trillion Covid-Relief Plan.  They did it without one Republican vote.  Only two Democrats voted no.  And so it goes to the Senate to await a battle royale.  Why...