GUN CONTROL IS OVERDUE

I am writing this on the one-month anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where 17 individuals lost their lives and 14 more were injured by a lone gunman. Today nearly a million students walked out of school to demand gun control by our government. These students acted without violence but made … Continue reading GUN CONTROL IS OVERDUE

#ENOUGH

I don’t know about you, but I have had ENOUGH! I am angry, literally angry that today children across this country on the one month anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will walk out of their schools to march in protest the lack of movement by the President, Congress, and the … Continue reading #ENOUGH

EDUCATION IN AMERICA

  In 1979 President Jimmy Carter created the Education Department. The main function of the Department of Education is to establish policy for, administer and coordinate most federal assistance to education, collect data on US schools, and to enforce federal educational laws regarding privacy and civil rights." The Department of Education does not establish schools … Continue reading EDUCATION IN AMERICA

DEAR TED CRUZ

Dear Rafael Edward Cruz, (aka Ted Cruz) As a person who is older than you by eight months, it’s time for you to sit down and listen to your elders! When I woke up this morning, I had no idea what I was going to write about, but then I turned on MSNBC and you … Continue reading DEAR TED CRUZ

ME

Why I do what I do… I was the person who donated clothes to Goodwill, donated money at Christmas to the red kettles, gave food to the local food bank a few times a year and I thought I was doing good. Don’t get me wrong, donating when you are able too is wonderful. There … Continue reading ME

GAMERS TO THE WHITE HOUSE

On the first of March, Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a press briefing that the president would be meeting with people from the gaming industry next week. Today, according to Polygon the Entertainment Software Association received an invitation to meet with the Trump administration four days after the announcement was made by Sarah Huckabee Sanders. … Continue reading GAMERS TO THE WHITE HOUSE

PATRIOTS

PATRIOT: noun a person who loves, supports, and defends his or her country and its interests with devotion. a person who regards himself or herself as a defender, especially of individual rights, against presumed interference by the federal government. ************************* How far does Donald Trump have to go before his supporters will see the damage … Continue reading PATRIOTS

GUNS, GOD-GIVEN RIGHT?

**Trigger Warning** Blog topic of guns and school shootings Right now I am listening to Wayne LaPierre the CEO of the NRA give a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference and I swear I can feel my blood pressure rise. I am finding out things about the National Rifle Association that I find absolutely … Continue reading GUNS, GOD-GIVEN RIGHT?

LISTENING SESSION & TOWN HALL

Today, I spent my afternoon watching the Listening Session at the White House with students, parents, and teachers from Parkland, Florida, Sandy Hook and Columbine. As you know I prefer to read the transcripts, but I am glad that I tuned in. During the meeting, Donald Trump had a card with notes on them. At … Continue reading LISTENING SESSION & TOWN HALL

LIAR, LIAR PANTS ON FIRE

Today, for the first time instead of trying to sit through Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ (SHS) press briefing (Which you can find HERE) I printed out the transcript and read it. It is so much easier to read than it is to sit and listen to her demean the press who are just trying to do … Continue reading LIAR, LIAR PANTS ON FIRE