Category Archives: voting rights

Invasion of the Straw Men

I’m probably late to notice this but Straw Men are being erected all over the place and showing up on Twitter. Although it’s not only the right wing doing the building — I’ve seen some exaggerations from people who call … Continue reading

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The November election: what might happen

Today, my congressman, Jerry Nadler, was interviewed by our Upper West Side local online paper, The West Side Rag. He talked about a lot of things — current legislation, policing, the virus. But for me, the most significant statements he … Continue reading

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Will something finally change? I think so. Vote

A close friend just asked me that. In an effort to be super-rational, I said, “I’m probably the wrong person to ask because I’m an optimist.” She pointed out we’ve seen this before. I’m not sure we did — not … Continue reading

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