UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 6/15/22

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 6/15/22

  JUNETEENTH From History.com:Juneteenth (short for “June Nineteenth”) marks the day when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed. The troops’ arrival came a full two and a half years...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 6/15/22

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/23/21

LEARNING FROM OUR HISTORY If you’re unaware of what happened in the Senate on Tuesday, let me break it down for you.  Nothing.  Nothing happened.  Because the Republicans, across the board – even “moderate” types like Collins and Murkowski...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 6/15/22

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...