Tag Archives: NRA

DON’T BE FOOLED BY THE LIBERTARIAN PARTY!

Sept. 1, 2016  By Jack Jodell.     We are closing in on Labor Day, the holiday set up to honor the workers of this country who actually produce the goods and services we buy and use. Although the presidential … Continue reading

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MY HUMBLE CALL FOR WISDOM AND MODERATION IN THIS TIME OF EXTREMISM!

July 14, 2016  By Jack Jodell.        A few mornings back, I watched Amy Goodman’s DEMOCRACY NOW! on FREE SPEECH TV in absolute horror as scenes of two unnecessarily brutal murders of black men by police officers were … Continue reading

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MASS SHOOTINGS DATABASE 1982 – PRESENT!

July 20, 2015  By Jack Jodell. For a long time, I and many other gun violence opponents have decried the ease by which mentally unstable individuals can buy guns (especially the semi-automatic variety) and use them to kill innocent people. … Continue reading

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AN OPEN REPLY TO WAYNE LaPIERRE OF THE NRA!

May 14, 2015  By Jack Jodell. I recently received a “FINAL NOTICE – REPLY MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 30 DAYS!” unsolicited 3 page letter from Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the NRA (National Rifle Association). I usually just rip … Continue reading

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VICTIMS…AND VICTIMIZERS!

Dec. 24, 2014  By Jack Jodell. As I look out over the dark, freshly slush-covered streets this Christmas Eve night, I feel many mixed emotions. I am pondering the millions of innocent victims whose lives were either stolen from them … Continue reading

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INTERESTING AND IMPORTANT WEBSITES TO VISIT!

Nov. 13, 2014  By Jack Jodell. “Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.” – Chinese proverb –   The horrible, reactionary-tinged midterm election of 2014 is over. Rather than sitting idly by, feeling downcast over the results, it … Continue reading

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MY COMPELLING REASONS TO BE A PROGRESSIVE! (Part II)

Sept. 11, 2014  By Jack Jodell.   Some years ago in this blog I outlined a great many reasons why I can NOT, in good conscience, ever be a Republican. That was even before the reactionary, government-hating Tea Party hijacked … Continue reading

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