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Civilized, Constitution-loving Californians will continue capital punishment fight

The biggest lie about Proposition (“Prop”) 66, California’s poorly drafted new death penalty law – only missing another “6” in numbering to be properly identified as the devil’s spawn – is speed. Pro-death penalty zealots, special interest groups, and prosecutors […]

Civilized, Constitution-loving Californians will continue capital punishment fight

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The biggest lie about Proposition (“Prop”) 66, California’s poorly drafted new death penalty law – only missing another “6” in numbering to be properly identified as the devil’s spawn – is speed. Pro-death penalty zealots, special interest groups, and prosecutors […]

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Healthy living: the gift we take for granted

I have had eight surgeries in my almost 59 years on this planet. Other than the first, which was to excise a cyst below my tailbone, my surgeries were

John Steinbeck’s “In Dubious Battle” can help us navigate social discord

Rarely since the Great Depression has our country been as polarized and angry as it is today. On television, in newspapers, on social media, around the office water cooler,

United we’re not

No elected official deserves to be shot. I do not care what your politics are or whether you are an unpopular president, high-ranking member of Congress, or a local

Donald Trump is no different from Lance Armstrong

I was one of those Americans desperate to believe the actions of a man who seemed to overcome the odds and bring hope where it was previously missing. No,

Alt Right thinking is a real danger

The Alt Right can not be allowed to have it both ways. In their world, no non-Christian foreigner, certainly any of Muslim background, would ever be allowed in this

Portland MAX update

Various sources, including Willamette Week, The Portland Mercury, The Washington Post, and The Oregonian, continue to report on the May 26th incident on Portland’s MAX. Not only were two

Grand Jury needed for alleged crimes of Baltimore Diocese

“To the dead we owe only the Truth.” — Voltaire Notice to the Archdiocese of Baltimore (AOB): Three high ranking Penn State College officials were sentenced to jail, on June

Bill Maher: Funny man in an unfunny world

Bill Maher caved. At least that is what some people are thinking now that he has apologized for using the N word as part of a joke during his

Manchester message

Like many of you, I was saddened to learn of the terror attack following an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. After reading the usual stories about how many

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