How to Have Difficult Conversations

How to Have Difficult Conversations

Imagine sitting around a dinner table with your extended family.  Likely, most of them look like you and are people you know very well.  However, you have spent time over the last several months educating yourself on racism in our society.  Perhaps a comment is made...
Making Election Day A National Holiday

Making Election Day A National Holiday

Election Day in the United States has taken place on the Tuesday following the first Monday in November since 1845.  The history of this is mainly to benefit farmers, a previously large population of voters. Since they were unable to travel to polling places during...
Prioritize the Post Office

Prioritize the Post Office

The global pandemic has accelerated the severity of already problematic finances at the USPS. Having the right to an inexpensive, public postal service in the US goes back further than most amendments in the Bill of Rights.  The postal service can reach all 150...
Honesty Leads to Opportunity

Honesty Leads to Opportunity

What an exciting week!  Kamala Harris FOR THE WIN!  Very few things will get me up and dancing and posting about it on my Instagram, but this was one of those things! I was thinking all week about Kamala and the other female potential nominees as I prepared for my TV...
Progress in a Time of Turmoil

Progress in a Time of Turmoil

If you’ve used social media, even casually, over the last couple weeks, you have likely seen a whole lot of women having opinions.  Between a social media “challenge” that turned out to have much deeper meaning, a lack of access to birth control from employers, and...