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GO WEST!: THE STRUGGLE OF PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS, VOTER SUPPRESSION, GRASSROOTS and GETTING OUT THE VOTE

Campaign 2016 has seen many unexpected and unusual scenarios; whereas, it could well be a long race all the way through the primaries and into to the national conventions.  We … Continue reading

Sunday 10 April 2016 · Leave a comment

Lincoln Avenue Road Diet Vote: Willow Glen Neighborhood and Business Associations Turn a Page Against History

Although a vote wasn’t expected until July, the Willow Glen Business Association (WGBA) went ahead and conducted one of their board meetings as of early morning, Tuesday 23 June 2015, therein … Continue reading

Friday 26 June 2015 · Leave a comment

BP’s GULF OF MEXICO DISASTER: A BLEEDING TRAGEDY

Years after the Deepwater Horizon oil explosion of year 2010, BP is still getting away with “murder,” and that just makes things worse. There’s more than just tragic irony, such as … Continue reading

Friday 6 February 2015 · Leave a comment

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND TO SILICON VALLEY: A PLACE AT THE TABLE FOR LGBT RIGHTS

For what it’s worth, gay rights in the workplace has become an agenda issue at the World Economic Forum’s annual conference in Davos, Switzerland. Apple Computer CEO, Tim Cook, made … Continue reading

Sunday 25 January 2015 · Leave a comment

SAN JOSE ELECTION 2014 and THE MYTH OF AMERICA’S “SAFEST BIG CITY”; The impact of Measure B pension reform (editorial, part 3 of 3)

Today, San Jose Voters will decide the new mayor of the city, as well as (perhaps) the fate of further negotiations in regards to Measure B pension reform, enacted back … Continue reading

Tuesday 4 November 2014 · Leave a comment

SAN JOSE ELECTION 2014 and THE MYTH OF AMERICA’S “SAFEST BIG CITY”; Starting on a doubtful premise (editorial, part 2 of 3)

San Jose, the nation’s tenth largest city, has somehow shaped itself within the urban legend of being America’s so-called “safest big city”; that’s despite the controversies associated with such rankings.  … Continue reading

Thursday 30 October 2014 · Leave a comment

SAN JOSE ELECTION 2014 and THE MYTH OF AMERICA’S “SAFEST BIG CITY”; A Different Spin on Public Safety and the Numbers (editorial, part 1 of 3)

Mayoral Candidate, Sam Liccardo, has been following closely with the rhetoric of terming-out mayor Chuck Reed; that is, insisting in recent interviews and editorials, from late August into September 2014, … Continue reading

Tuesday 23 September 2014 · Leave a comment

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