UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/09/21

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 — 06/09/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/02/21

WAVE YOUR PRIDE FLAG PROUDLY From Beyond the Rainbow: Your Ultimate Guide to Pride Flags by Cade Hildreth: Whether you’re LGBTQ+ or an ally, Pride Month is a significant event.Celebrated in June each year, Pride isn’t about politics. It is about everyday rights....
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/09/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 05/26/21

ONE YEAR LATER What a difference a year makes.  On May 25th, 2020, former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin murdered George Floyd by kneeling on his neck and cutting off his oxygen supply for 9 minutes and 29 seconds.  Floyd’s crime? He was suspected of...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/09/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 05/20/21

McCARTHY and GOP HYPOCRISY Now that Trump has been forced, at least temporarily, out of the limelight, I am fascinated at how our very own Kevin McCarthy has made himself the lightning rod for all things Dum Dum.  After starting out slowly, first straddling the rope...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/09/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 05/13/21

WOULD THE REAL GOP PLEASE STAND UP? As expected, Rep Liz Cheney, a staunch, lifelong uber conservative Republican cut from her Daddy’s cloth, was booted from her power position in the House on Wednesday morning.  Why?  Because she refused to subvert her...