Tag: Supreme Court

Earth-lovers are smiling today

A huge victory today, especially for those of us who care about our Planet. The Supreme Court has ruled that a Utility Co. providing water to Maui County must stop injecting contaminated wastewater into the ground where it eventually reaches the sea. Because we’re… Continue Reading “Earth-lovers are smiling today”

Supreme Court won’t review decision that found N.C. voting law discriminates against African Americans – The Washington Post

<Ben says> This is a follow up to my posting back on Sept 6th of last year looking into efforts by North Carolina’s Republican legislature to suppress the minority vote. Because the Supreme Court will NOT review the lower court’s decision, this clearly racist… Continue Reading “Supreme Court won’t review decision that found N.C. voting law discriminates against African Americans – The Washington Post”

Hillary Makes History

July 26, 2016 There I was, in my living room, TV tray and all, watching Hillary make history. My bachelor’s feast of hot dogs–all beef, of course–and chips was well-suited for the occasion. My party–the Democratic Party of the United States–had just nominated Hillary… Continue Reading “Hillary Makes History”

The Citizens United Case and Political Speech

Note: Because the Citizens United decision was only one subject out of many in the preceding post, I’m going to examine it again in more detail here.   July 4, 2016 Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that a lot… Continue Reading “The Citizens United Case and Political Speech”

You’re a Grand Old Flag!

Found this bit of wall art and really liked it. Found it in a very unlikely place, I hasten to add. Loved it. Took it home. Snapped it. Cropped it. For me, it perfectly captures the feeling of what the 4th of July is… Continue Reading “You’re a Grand Old Flag!”