Tag Archives: democracy

The New Normal or Welcome to the Resistance

There is nothing normal about this. We live in a time school children of the future will learn about as a horrifying cautionary tale. They will wonder how this happened and they will ask: what did you do? And so, … Continue reading

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CF100: 2016 07 10 – Finding Unity & Reducing Guns

Each week the Orlando Sentinel asks two questions of 100 community leaders in Central Florida. Those with access to the online Sentinel can read all of this week’s 100-word responses when there are published online, usually Saturday. For those without … Continue reading

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No on Florida’s Amendment 6

Today I participated in a telephone press conference with Faith Voices Against Amendment 6.  Amendment 6 is a proposed amendment to the Florida Constitution that would dangerously limit women’s healthcare options. Today’s press conference included Jewish, Catholic, and Protestant voices in addition … Continue reading

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Ten Things I Love about the Occupy Movement!

I love… … hearing our Constitution quoted. … having front row seats to democracy in all its messiness. … real conversations about real issues. … experiencing social media outpacing mass media. … watching municipalities struggle, some more successfully than others, … Continue reading

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