AMERICA FIRST IS RACISM FROM OUR PAST – Marilyn Armstrong

This post is primarily composed of quotes from HuffPost and other sources. "America First" has a rather long and ugly history ... and it started long before Donald Trump. If anyone thinks what Trump is doing is new, it isn't. This is Fascism on the rise. It's easy to suddenly discover that "free" now means … Continue reading AMERICA FIRST IS RACISM FROM OUR PAST – Marilyn Armstrong

THE LAST DICTATOR – WHEN CHARLIE CHAPLIN TOOK A STAND – Marilyn Armstrong

The Final Speech from The Great Dictator I’m sorry, but I don’t want to be an emperor. That’s not my business. I don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone - if possible - Jew, Gentile - black man - white. We all want to help one another. Human beings … Continue reading THE LAST DICTATOR – WHEN CHARLIE CHAPLIN TOOK A STAND – Marilyn Armstrong

DEMOCRACY STARTS ON THE PLAYGROUND – BY ELLIN CURLEY

I never thought that parenting practices could have a direct effect on the health and functionality of our democracy, yet that was the thesis of an article in the Sunday New York Times on Sept. 1, 2018. The article, by Jonathan Haidt and Greg Lukianoff, is called “How to Play Our Way To A Better Democracy” … Continue reading DEMOCRACY STARTS ON THE PLAYGROUND – BY ELLIN CURLEY

“AMERICA FIRST” DREDGES UP RACISM FROM THE PAST

This post is primarily quotes from Huffpost and others. Because "America First" has a rather long and ugly history ... and it started long before Donald Trump. Trump Was Not First To Use The “America First” Slogan The phrase has a long history. 01/25/2017 11:11 pm ET Updated Apr 17, 2017 In his Inaugural Address, … Continue reading “AMERICA FIRST” DREDGES UP RACISM FROM THE PAST