Women’s March in Las Cruces

Women’s March in Las Cruces On Sunday January 21, 2018 I was one of the many hundred attendees of the second annual Women’s March in Downtown Las Cruces.  I arrived Source: www.hercampus.com/school/nmsu/women-s-march-las-cruces

The Suffragette newspaper poster, art by Mary …

The Suffragette newspaper poster, art by Mary Bartels. The Suffragette was the official newspaper of the Women’s Social and Political Union, 1912. Women today must look to our foremothers and reclaim their activism.

The #metoo movement is powerful. …

The #metoo movement is powerful.
Kesha’s performance of Praying at the Grammy’s makes it real for those of us who have been through so much, and hopefully to those who haven’t a clue.
This is why I run…

It’s time to pass the DREAM ACT

It’s time to pass the DREAM ACT! I want this done now, before I get to Washington DC. Why should our DREAMers wait for a year for the #bluewave ? Why should they live in fear? Dream Act NOW!

Yet again, our country is suffering through a …

Yet again, our country is suffering through a school shooting, this time in Kentucky. At the latest report, 2 people are dead, and at least 5 injured, when a fellow student fired upon students at Marshall High School. This has got to stop! The culture of violence must end. Some of this solution begins in the home, but we must also place blame on the extremist faction of the gun culture, and on the dearth of effective psychological care. We need to rethink anger management and teach coping strategies to our children. We must identify incidences of bullying, and protect vulnerable kids.

Please, tell us your ideas on how we can get a handle on this epidemic of extreme violence in our children. Think outside the box, and help formulate real strategies.

And then pray with me for the children who have been injured or lost their lives. And pray for the the families…