Category Archives: immigrants’ rights

The silver lining to the bad news and the worse news: el filo de plata en las noticias malas y las peores

I recently posted a commentary on the Pavlov reflex, which is how we seem to run elections in the United States.  We have been well trained by our corporate masters, including, in particular, the mass corporate media, to salivate at … Continue reading

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A small pastoral diversion/ un pequeño desvío pastoral

Today I had the misfortune of reading a post from Think Progress, a group I have long patronized and donated money to, obviously very partial to Hillary Clinton and to her “faith.”   I found the  article triggered my gag … Continue reading

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Estoy harta de explicar porqué jamás votaré por Hillary

Los niños que ella dijo deberían ser deportados son víctimas de los tratados de libre comercio firmados por su marido y apoyados por ella durante la presidencia conjunta de los dos… Y también, claramente, son parte de los estragos cometidos … Continue reading

Posted in Bernie Sanders, CLEAN ELECTIONS, establishment politics, Hillary Clinton imperialist, immigrants' rights, la corrupción de las elecciones, la liberación de Palestina, las actitudes belicosas de Hillary Clinton, las multinacionales arrasadoras, los derechos de los inmigrantes, los tratados de libre comercio, moral protest, US imperialism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Let the new world begin!

Here it is again, from me: For all of you (us) depressed and negative about last night and about Bernie’s possibilities on the Democratic ballot: 1. We knew back in April of 2015 when he announced his candidacy that it … Continue reading

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El día internacional de la mujer/ International Women’s Day

El día internacional de la mujer se celebra a través del mundo, si bien poca gente en los Estados Unidos lo conoce o celebra. Conmemoramos, entre otras cosas, la muerte de más de 146 obreras jóvenes en el fatídico fuego … Continue reading

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Bernie or Bust, an explanation for whatever friends I have left in this election

I am doing my nightly crying bit by watching our fan-created, Bernie Sanders videos, from people like us, people who suffer and who have lost friends and family, and who have seen people deported just because, and people who die … Continue reading

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Empathy and compassion

Yesterday I went to bring papers to the widow I have been helping.  After twenty-nine years of marriage to an abusive husband, a marriage in which she stayed in obedience to her marriage vows, as she is a fervent Catholic, … Continue reading

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