Suffer Not the Little Children

Calling out the Religious Right and... #NationalCrisis #ChildAbuseShame Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a month ago, unfurled a vile ironclad, anti-immigration policy to punish boarder crashers, sabotaging children by separating them from their parents. About three hours later Melania Trump opened her "Be Best" campaign on children, saying America has to educate, support, protect with adoration …

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Primary: Abrams’ Fate for Gov

#PowerAtPolls #WomanPower Minority Leader: How to Lead from the Outside and Make Real Change by Stacey Abrams #GeorgiaPrimary A Woman's Place is in the Georgia governor's office. That's what gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams aspires to achieve in the coveted place for the first African-American woman, but she has to win a competitive Democratic primary race …

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Higher Loyalty a Gutsy Palette

Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership By James Comey From the day it appeared on Amazon’s pre-order list, I waited with impatience and anxiousness. Higher Loyalty is literary nonfiction: part memoir, part inescapably political, and part need-to-know from the nonpartisan, former FBI agent, now a man without a political home. He’s been called a liar …

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Loud War Over Soft Words

#NationalPoetryMonth War Speaks Words never peace Unending nukes Boom -- fire burn Scent of bodies; Toxins bleed near & far Red white & blue drapes coffin clothes of patriotism to graves Rat-a-tat rat-a-tat rat-a-tat Thunder roars, bombs blast from break of dawn till stalk of midnight Red-hot moon torches human hearts, flesh, & limbs Peace …

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