Tag: democracy

OpEd: Increase Voting Access to Expand Opportunities For All

Things need to change to where elected officials understand what we want and where voting is encouraged, not suppressed.

OpEd: Democracy Means Equal Access to Participate in Government, Elections

Fairness and equality so eloquently represented in our constitution, and the opportunity of education, and the right to vote enshrined in our laws, must be made true and real for all our citizens.

OpEd: Democracy Requires Community, Community Requires Trust

How might our community organizations work to bridge the divides that separate us and bring us together in common cause? 

OpEd: Voting is an Act of Choice and an Exercise of...

Many people seem to confuse democracy and capitalism. Some seem to think that capitalism defines our system of government. However, our governance is based on democratic principles, including the importance of voting. Capitalism is about economics, not governing.

The Fascist & The Scarecrow: If Only Donald Trump Had A...

"For now, let’s go with Fascist Lite. And hope that the better angels of our fellow citizens will win out over the dark energy tapped into by the Trump machine. But let’s be vigilant. Let’s be on the lookout for an unrepentant narcissist who manages to capture public attention through hate-filled rhetoric. The next one may have a brain."

For Those Who Are Not Watching The Inauguration…

... here's a picture of a cute dog in a hat with a pipe. Now watch the inauguration, what's wrong with you? Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news,...