As Trump ironically (the republicans usually have been the ones to urge more voting by mail) spreads doubt about the legitimacy of voting by mail and our political voting system in general a big crisis grows on top of our already tragic COVID-19 virus crisis and the racial injustices plaguing our cities; we are going to have a large demographic doubt the elections result no matter what and give the republicans the amo they need to continue their agenda. This strategy of spreading doubt plus the excessive amount of gerrymandering has stripped the democratic process of its most sacred pillars. There should be a reaction. We need a change or else we will, like we are seeing already, see the end of what was our country and the beginning of a stronghold for neoliberalism. The only thing preventing that as of now is our passions for something better. Listen to the podcast below for a more comprehensive look at what I am discussing here.Continue reading The impending doom of our election
Check out this Podcast about a lawyer who won a case against Chevron and has been on house arrest ever since.
Decide yourself, but in my opinion, this is yet another tactic at limiting the amount of asylum cases accepted. We have a historical and moral obligation to hear each asylum case. While that may seem like an intimidating task it is a challenge we must address with pragmatic and long term solutions. Simply setting upContinue reading Border Patrol agents, rather than asylum officers, interviewing families for ‘credible fear’
The current administration is working hard to stop the migration flow of immigrants coming up from the south. Forcing Mexico to be a “safe third country” and coercing Central and south American countries to bolster their own border security forces. All of these attempts to “fix” the immigration crisis are aimed at containment but thisContinue reading Solutions that will only cause more problems…
On September 20th, young people and adults across the US and world will strike to tell the UN and leaders across the world that we want climate action. By growing and uniting the multigenerational climate movement, the strike is the launch of a new era for just and equitable climate action. Come join Philo inContinue reading SEPTEMBER 20 US YOUTH CLIMATE STRIKE COALITION DEMANDS
Here is an article updating you in the most recent Supreme Court ruling. It is not a victory for our country but will inevitably be a stain in our history books. Simply put we are making it damn near impossible for the most vulnerable people to seek refuge in the “land of refuge.” We canContinue reading Supreme Court Says Migrant Asylum Can Be Restricted…this is not a victory
apple.news/A4ORKpw3ATwek61xu74Wlcw This article in Nat. Geo is yet another example of an element contributing to the ever more rapidly developing climate crisis. As the world gets warmer so do these mammoth sized plates of frozen organic material causing them to release large amounts of carbon into the air speeding up the earths warming process. ThisContinue reading Permafrost; another global warming agent we didn’t account for