A Constitution for the 21st Century The US Constitution has to change. Based on this Constitution the country has a dysfunctional Congress, a looming theocracy/plutocracy, huge wealth disparity, and an environmental disaster in the making. And that is just a short list. This is not a great country; it is not a nice country; it is not one I choose to belong to. I have lived here for 30 years, so it is home. But a home that needs a serious upgrade, one that can, I believe,
Yesterday my very sweet older daughter timidly suggested that I might be depressed. My other daughter wondered if I had been drinking. Yes, and yes. I have been barely sober since Trump was appointed. And I become more depressed with every day that passes. Two things happened yesterday that prompted me to announce that I was moving to Cuba. So what could possibly be so awful that I would want to leave the US? How about a book entitled "The Politically Incorrect Guide to
That is not a particularly "engaging title", but that is what I want to talk about. For the past 8 years the Southern Tier of New York has been represented by Congressman Tom Reed. I use the word ‘represented’ lightly as I have received nothing but an automated response to my many communications with his office. Those who are also unlikely to vote for him receive the same treatment.
There are five excellent candidates contending for the Democratic nomination to run agains