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Audio engineer and instructor for SAE. Writes op/ed commentary supporting Secular Humanist causes, and exposing suppression of women, the poor, and minorities. An advocate for freedom of religion and particularly, freedom of NO religion. Born in the South, raised in the Mid-West and California for a well-rounded view of America; it doesn't look good. Former minister, lifelong musician, Mahayana Zen-Buddhist.

Only Republicans Could Be Proud of Inflicting Brutality On Innocent Hispanic Children

Only Republicans Could Be Proud of Inflicting Brutality On Innocent Hispanic Children

The barbarians in the GOP base will welcome their heroes home when they start their unearned 5-week hiatus after the House passed "immigration" legislation that really reveals the depth of…

Filthy Despicable Racism Is The Real Reason Why Republicans Are Suing President Obama

Filthy Despicable Racism Is The Real Reason Why Republicans Are Suing President Obama

Republicans have made a mockery of governance for well-over five years, and it is all due to their racial animus toward Barack Obama they disguise with words like tyrant, executive…

Evangelical Churches Are Blatantly Violating The Law By Electioneering From The Pulpit

Evangelical Churches Are Blatantly Violating The Law By Electioneering From The Pulpit

The IRS agreed to start doing its due diligence and enforcing the law against mainly Christian evangelical churches that "have been blatantly and deliberately flaunting electioneering restrictions" with impunity because…

Hobby Lobby Backfires As Satanic Temple Demands a Religious Exemption

Hobby Lobby Backfires As Satanic Temple Demands a Religious Exemption

A Satanic Temple based in New York is demanding a religious exemption based on the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling that allowed artificial legal instruments (corporations) to eliminate contraceptives from…

Republicans Have Proven On Multiple Occasions That Their Loyalty Is Not With America

Republicans Have Proven On Multiple Occasions That Their Loyalty Is Not With America

There is a tendency among Republicans to support foreign nations and leaders over the interests of this nation that clearly shows their patriotism is reserved for any nation other…

Kansas Is Going Bankrupt And Republicans Are Lying About the Tax Cutting Reason Why

Kansas Is Going Bankrupt And Republicans Are Lying About the Tax Cutting Reason Why

Despite Republican warnings the state will be bankrupt in two years, more than 100 Kansas Republicans swearing to help replace Brownback with a Democrat for governor, and a credit agency…

Paul Ryan’s Poverty Plan Is a Scheme To Shift Federal Funds To Corporations

Paul Ryan’s Poverty Plan Is a Scheme To Shift Federal Funds To Corporations

Not only is Ryan's plan an experiment in privatization, government control of poor Americans' lives, and a slick way to give Republican states another tool to shift federal funds…

As Climate Change Worsens Many Americans Refuse To Accept Reality

As Climate Change Worsens Many Americans Refuse To Accept Reality

Of course, there is a reason so many Americans do not accept the reality of global anthropogenic (man-made) climate change, but the fact is that it is here and another…

Republicans Block Attempts To Get Corporations To Pay Their Fair Share of Taxes

Republicans Block Attempts To Get Corporations To Pay Their Fair Share of Taxes

ns. The bottom line is Republicans, like their corporate funding mechanism, do not believe and will not support any legislation that taxes corporate profits; either abroad or at home. …

An Incident In New Orleans Shows How Religious Freedom Can Become Religious Tyranny

An Incident In New Orleans Shows How Religious Freedom Can Become Religious Tyranny

This week evangelical anti-choice activists congregated in New Orleans to protest a woman's right to choose, and took their religious tyranny into the sanctuary of a church, interrupted a service,…

Criticism Of Obama After Malaysian Airliner Shootdown Reveals Hypocritical Double Standard

Criticism Of Obama After Malaysian Airliner Shootdown Reveals Hypocritical Double Standard

So it was this week when Republicans accused President Obama of political dissonance by failing to show Americans he was in charge of the downed Malaysian passenger jet tragedy or…

Commentary: Calling Out Israel’s Campaign Against Palestinians Is Not Anti-Semitism

Commentary: Calling Out Israel’s Campaign Against Palestinians Is Not Anti-Semitism

One would rather be a pariah than sit idly by while Israel wages war against innocent Palestinian civilians who were herded onto a Native American-like reservation under threat of annihilation,…

Obama Is Being Forced To Clean Up The Immigration Mess Caused By Republicans

Obama Is Being Forced To Clean Up The Immigration Mess Caused By Republicans

The President has spent an inordinate amount of time cleaning up Bush-Republican messes whether it was a devastating economic recession, two wars of aggression against Muslims, or most recently…

More Proof That Republicans Hate America Because a Majority Twice Elected Barack Obama

More Proof That Republicans Hate America Because a Majority Twice Elected Barack Obama

The American people must make the connection that every despicable act by Republicans over the past five years was driven by vengeance to punish the people for electing a Democrat…

Obama Fights Back Against Hobby Lobby Fueled Discrimination With LGBT Executive Order

Obama Fights Back Against Hobby Lobby Fueled Discrimination With LGBT Executive Order

It was announced that President Obama is not intimidated by Hobby Lobby, or powerful Catholic and evangelical religious leaders, and will sign an executive order on Monday barring discrimination against…

2014 Republican Candidates Are Cut From The Same Cloth As Todd “Legitimate Rape” Akin

2014 Republican Candidates Are Cut From The Same Cloth As Todd “Legitimate Rape” Akin

Several Republican Senate candidates across the country have joined Akin in support of zygote personhood the Supreme Court gave legitimacy in Hobby Lobby and the crusade to criminalize contraception and…

Democrats Need To Stop Signing Useless Petitions and Start Voting

Democrats Need To Stop Signing Useless Petitions and Start Voting

There is an inconvenient truth Americans are going to have to come to grips with even though it is painful; no amount of signatures on a petition equals one vote…

Corporate Greed Exacerbates Drought: Nestle Believes Water Is Not a Basic Human Right

Corporate Greed Exacerbates Drought: Nestle Believes Water Is Not a Basic Human Right

According to the former CEO and now Chairman of the largest food product manufacturer in the world, Nestle, corporations own every drop of water on the planet, and because he…

Republicans Sneak Amendment Into Bill That Forces The Pentagon To Deny Climate Change

Republicans Sneak Amendment Into Bill That Forces The Pentagon To Deny Climate Change

The new amendment prohibits both the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Army Corps of Engineers from acknowledging or spending even one penny "to design, implement, administer or carry out…

An Outrage Beyond All Others: The Use Of Religion to Assault Democracy

An Outrage Beyond All Others: The Use Of Religion to Assault Democracy

It is true the Founders gave preferential treatment to white male landowners, but the Ninth Amendment provided a means for future lawmakers to give equal footing to the entire population.…