Tag Archives: Tea Party

The Republicans are Coming!

They say all politics are local. I know this old political adage is true in many respects, but I tend to focus on the bigger picture. Whatever topic I may be researching, writing about or reading about, I lean toward the larger perspective; a holistic overview if you will. So much of my political writing […]

The Tea Party writes a Contract

Today is Tax Day,  which for the newly formed Tea Party means stepping up their anti-taxation and anti-government spending protests. The Tea Party protesters have gotten lots of press and media attention. I’ve paid them a bit of attention, to see what is driving their anger,  and to be honest it’s a bit of a […]

A Rose by any other Name

Ignorance is where someone or something is uninformed. This should not be confused with being unintelligent, as one’s level of intelligence and level of education or general awareness are not the same. The word “Ignorant” is an adjective describing a person in the state of being unaware. An opinion is a subjective statement or thought about an issue or topic, […]