America’s Moderates Must Take Back the Country

Extremism, though it is from the left or right of politics is not a good thing. We have all seen what extremism has done to other countries, such as in the Middle

Keep Your Government Hands off My ObamaCare

I am one of the 48 million people without health care before the Affordable Care Act, aka: ObamaCare. Because of my age and my income, I could not afford health care before

Shutdown: GOP Heading Down Dead End Road

The signpost up ahead clearly reads “Dead End”. Unfortunately, for the American people and our nation’s economic health, the GOP either does not see that sign ahead, or else they’re just ignoring

Those Who Hate Obama, Also Fears Obama

I have grown up around rednecks all my life so I have met and known many bigots. Not all rednecks are bigots but I would say many are. Some are decent people,

Just another Mass Shooting in America: 12 Killed in Washington D.C.

There is yet another mass shooting , this time in Washington D.C., at a U.S. Naval shipyard. The shooter, Aaron Alexis was a Navy Reservist and supposedly was having some serious mental

Vladimir Putin: Good or Evil?

“I looked the man in the eye. I found him to be very straightforward and trustworthy and we had a very good dialogue. I was able to get a sense of his

ObamaCare Will Survive, but Change Will Be Needed

At this point in time there is as expected, a great deal of anxiety concerning the Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. Soon most everyone who does not already have health care –

Money Available for Syria but Not America – or Even Africa

It is not that I do not care about the children in Syria, killed allegedly by their own president’s government using sarin gas. I do care, but I also care about all

GOP’s Road to Nowhere: Civil Rights, the Debt Ceiling and a Very Small Tent

As a Democrat, I cannot help but get excited about the future, every time Republican elected leaders choose to listen to the extremist in their party they further damage their chances to

Putin’s Anti-Gay Russia Will Bring Forth New Stonewall

As disheartened as I am that Russian President Vladimir Putin has decided to attack LGBT members in his country by a set of laws meant to corral them, arrest them and beat