Tag Archives: Civil Rights

MEET…THE REFUSERS!

Aug. 20, 2015  By Jack Jodell.   When I first came of age culturally, back in the mid-1960s, nonconformity, protest, and rebellion were the order of the day for us in the emerging youth counteculture. From long hair on men, … Continue reading

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WHY I WILL BE VOTING TODAY!

Nov. 4, 2014  By Jack Kodell (in association with Fair and Unbalanced.com – see my Blogroll in the lower right column). Both Burr Deming and I have been urging all progressives to vote today. We view this act to be … Continue reading

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https://movetoamend.org/!

July 11, 2014  By Jack Jodell.  “Corporations are NOT people, and money is NOT Free Speech!”– Commonly accepted modern truth and wisdom –  The American Republic, first proudly proclaimed in 1776, has undergone many changes since its birth. It has … Continue reading

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YEAR-END MUSINGS, 2013

Dec. 29, 2013  By Jack Jodell. As I contemplate this past year, I keep wishing it would end, so we can attempt to begin anew in 2014. It has been said that hope springs eternal, and I believe that to be … Continue reading

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RIGGED AGAINST US!

Oct. 15, 2013  By Jack Jodell.  We Americans love to talk of ourselves as being from “the land of the free” where the individual has “inalienable rights” and where we have “majority rule” because we live a “democracy”.  The sad reality, though, is … Continue reading

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