…Mull It Over

It’s time for your weekly reminder (from me, anyway) that there’s a lot of political craziness going on out there. Last week I wrote about paying attention and educating yourself. So, what I’m about to say might seem a bit contradictory — step away from the Mueller coverage.

…Have a Ripple Effect

It’s time for a pep talk of the political variety. I know, it’s a Tuesday and summer and it’s raining and really hot and…we’re out of excuses. So let’s do this. We’re just barely under a year out from when the DNC will announce the victor of the 2020 Democratic Party presidential clusterf…primaries. Then the…

…stick with it

Today across the country, many of us are faced with another reminder of the importance of civic responsibility. Translation: It’s Election Day.

…Do Small Things

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today is MLK Day, which you probably already know because you have the day off or because you didn’t get the day off. Either way, here’s a friendly reminder what today is actually about. (Hint:…

…Make Waves

Today, the 116th U.S. Congress is sworn in. For many, hopes are high and so are expectations. It’s easy to see why. This is the most diverse Congress in U.S. history. That’s diversity across the board — race, religion, and most notably gender.

…fit the bill

Today marks 227 years since the ratification of the Bill of Rights — e.g. the first amendments to the U.S. Constitution. The rest is, as the saying goes, history — our history. And it just so happens to be a spectacular example of the value of knowing your history, because after two and a quarter centuries…