So on this 12th anniversary of Adrienne’s death I’m appealing to voters to fight back. To reject Trump’s un-American hate-speak. To rise up and say ENOUGH! To take this country back from his angry, narrow-minded frightened fellow nationalists who’ve sadly forgotten that we are all descendants of immigrants. Than none of us is better, or more American, than the person beside us.
This isn’t to say that the millennials are solely to blame for the slithering, oozing mess that we see in our government. Every single Democrat or liberal Independent that stayed at home or voted third party holds the responsibility for this mess.
…selves to vote for something as disgustingly evil as Trump, just because he has an “R” by his name. Liberals far outnumber conservatives, and yet here we sit, watching the country slide into what can only be described as a fascist regime. Yes, I used that word and for anyone that has studied history, you know that it is true.
…mate candidate stood for or fell prey to the conspiracy theories that the extreme left conjured up. As we watch the degradation of every single advancement that we have made being ripped apart and thrown to the wayside, I feel like smacking all of those that were too busy or too self-absorbed to bother to vote.
weekends in Bethlehem…ng whether to call a lie a lie (isn’t that our single most important job?) she did not mince truth: “It’s not just Fox, it’s now Sinclair. They are essentially delivering propaganda.… We need more outlets for reliable information.” [Disclosure: I donated to and volunteered for the Clinton campaign many weekends in Bethlehem, Pa.]
As a journalist and journalism teacher, I was grateful for her defense of my field in the face of the right’s attacks on it and in spite of its certain role in her defeat. “Defend the press,” Clinton urged. “And believe me, that’s not easy for me to say all the time. But I know well that in the absence of a free and vigorous press our democracy is not going to surv…