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My biggest takeaway from the midterm election.

I’m condensing and editing this from a Twitter thread I wrote the day after the midterm elections.   Now that the midterms are finally over (although they aren’t really:  there are still votes coming in in some places, and there may … Continue reading

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13 ways to get the most out of voting in the midterm elections.

I have never voted in a midterm election before.    In the past, they never seemed that important.   Of course, I was wrong about that.  They are always important, but never before has a midterm election been more important than … Continue reading

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Going forward…

I found this meme that shows tips from Robert Reich and wanted to share it because I think it’s really important going forward.   Please share.

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Why I resist.

Some people have asked me why I resist Donald Trump. There are many reasons.  Perhaps the two most important ones are these: I resist so my adult daughter can enjoy the same freedoms women have for the past 45 years … Continue reading

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March for Our Lives!

There is a new Moral Majority in America. And it isn’t white evangelicals, the NRA, or the supporters of Trump. It is the majority of the country who believe in integrity in government, compassion, the rule of law, and justice. … Continue reading

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Can we ever stop the hemorrhaging?

America is sliding backwards in almost every way imaginable.   Like it or not, as a country we have become far more superstitious, fearful, intolerant, and tribal than we were twenty, forty, or even sixty years ago.   Such a worldview is … Continue reading

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Trump’s tax bill: we are in deep trouble.

Holy cow.   Trump’s tax bill is bad enough for the average person who isn’t a corporation or a billionaire, as well as threatening the ACA (by removing the individual mandate), but look what else is hidden inside it. Every American … Continue reading

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12 ways to #RESIST without losing your mind.

I’m not sure if this a recent photo; the fashions seem to be from the early 1970s.  But I like the photo and it still fits the spirit of this post, so I’m using it anyway. It’s hard, I know.  … Continue reading

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How narcissistic abuse prepared us to resist the Trump regime.

The other day, I promised to write a new article about the spiritual battle we are facing in America (and the world), but then I realized that back in July, I’d already written about this, so I am posting it … Continue reading

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How narcissistic abuse prepared us to fight against what is happening right now.

Credit: “Woman Warrior”/unknown artist   I’ve hesitated about writing about this because it sounds both a little grandiose and a little woo-woo.  But for quite some time now,  I’ve believed those of us who were hurt badly and broken emotionally … Continue reading

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