A Southern Gal’s Response to Charlottesville Riots

Most people are horrified by the violence in Charlottesville. Most Americans are embarrassed by a mealy-mouthed response from the Federal Government to Nazi’s and heavily armed White Supremacist’s in riot gear marching in the streets. But not everybody. And not everybody is comfortable with removing monuments. People who think like Read More …

RAISE Act Targets Middle Class

POTUS45 issued his support for a bold plan to reduce legal immigration into the USA by 50%. INSERT SCREAM HERE. My instinctual rejection of the plan (because POTUS45 supports it) is part of my cultural bias. I am a liberal, educated female who tends to support Democratic candidates. The statements Read More …

America’s Secret Draft.

When did military service stop being an indicator of patriotism? It ain’t me, it ain’t me; I ain’t no senator’s son. It ain’t me, it ain’t me; I ain’t no fortunate one… Credence Clearwater Revival CCR’s protest song has been playing in my head all weekend long. Funny, that’s one Read More …

Trump’s 2018 Budget is Exactly what every movie villain proposes…Surprised?

   EbenezerScrooge.20 How to effectively and swiftly “Reduce the Excess Population!” Start with a budget that eliminates every element of grace, caring and compassion. Eliminate arts, culture, recreation and heritage. Increase stress on local communities and reduce connections, cooperation and ease of movement from locale to locale. Eliminate resources that support upward mobility Read More …

Joseline Peña-Melnyk, Woman of the People

Joseline Peña (maiden name) was a natural supporter of the trust act. She was born in the Dominican Republic and raised by a single mother, who made her living working in the New York garment industry. The struggling family was forced to live on welfare at one time, something that Read More …

Reps. Katko and Delaney File Legislation to Help Americans Struggling with Student Loan Debt

Alan Collinge Student Loan Justice Has A Win! May 8, 2017 FINALLY!!! Legislation would treat student loans as equal to other forms of debt U.S. Reps. John Katko (NY-24) and John Delaney (MD-6) filed bipartisan legislation to help Americans struggling with excessive student loan debt. The Discharge Student Loans in Read More …

Science Heroes Come Out for Earth Day March!

Bill Petty will tell you that it isn’t easy being green in the age of Trump. Advocacy News interviewed Bill about the challenges environmental activists face this year and what tactics his firm BP Tactics was recommending for clients. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Earth Read More …

Part II – Advocacy Reporters: Lee Stranahan “People Hate You.”

Lee Stranahan: Erotic photographer, animator, unitarian universalist, a heavy metal band and right wing spokesman. Huh? Lee Stranahan worked on the bleeding edge of the 90s media revolution with NewTek Video Toaster® and LightWave®. NewTek put the power of million dollar recording studios onto any desktop in the world and Lee Read More …