Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Trump/Bannon plan

Two seminal pieces were just published in the NYT.  (1) A factual description of today’s growing and aggressive ICE.  (2) An annotated and explained version of Bannon’s CPAC presentation. These stories should be an eye opener for everyone. Trump’s transition … Continue reading

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Cancer Patients in Fear of the Ultimate Death Panel

Cancer patients, survivors fear GOP efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act,  By Laurie McGinley February 23, 2017 Great article in the WaPo, reminds me of my friend Liz.  She was young when she was first diagnosed with an aggressive … Continue reading

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The #AmericanDream

(Pie and photo by Helen Atkinson-Barnes) Author: Helen Atkinson-Barnes, published in this week’s Sag Harbor Express Why are all these people protesting?  I’ve been hearing this question since the day after the election, when college students across the country, including … Continue reading

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“Prejudice, hatred, and racism”

“None of us can say or do enough until terror, anti-Semitism, prejudice, hatred, and racism is eliminated in every form.” — Rep. Lee Zeldin. As reported by Lisa Finn (Patch Staff) – February 23, 2017 10:24 am ET Hmm? For … Continue reading

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Crowd spilling over at OLA Meeting in Bridgehampton

ICE in the Hamptons – already (according to unconfirmed reports) Great event last night Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Organized by  OLA of Eastern Long Island, at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Bridgehampton. Check this picture out! About … Continue reading

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Muzzling Warren Backfires on McConnel

As per Newsday:!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/display_600/image.jpg Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) reacts to being rebuked by the Senate leadership and accused of impugning a fellow senator, Attorney General-designate, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Warren was … Continue reading

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Zeldin & Environment?

My letter to editor of LI Advance was published this week- 2/16/2017 Voting to loosen standards on oil and gas industries Where is Congressman Zeldin on the environment? Two weeks ago I visited Congressman Zeldin’s office to talk with a … Continue reading

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