We originally published this in February 2017. We re-published in June 2017. We’re publishing it yet again because the issues with a border wall have not changed. There is still no identifiable need, and no justification for the cost. Now that it is being tied to legislation related to DREAMers it seems important to once … More What’s STILL Wrong with a Wall?
Originally posted on The View from the Armchair:
Is Columbus Day an appropriate holiday to celebrate? What about Indigenous Peoples’ Day, or Discoverers’ Day? What are we really celebrating today? Many of us seem to find celebrating Christopher Columbus, specifically, distasteful. We don’t appreciate his treatment of the indigenous peoples that he encountered (treachery, subjugation,…
This portion will discuss possible ways ahead to regulate guns in a way that minimizes risks, reduces the number of deaths, and maintains the right of individuals to own firearms as prescribed in the 2nd Amendment and subsequent court interpretations. THE GOAL IS NOT TO BAN AND CONFISCATE ALL FIREARMS. These are ideas … More Gun Control, Part Three