Half a Century of Rights Overturned

Half a Century of Rights Overturned

Half a century ago, we were angry with each other and the government because of the Vietnam war, civil rights  — and Watergate.   Then the Supreme Court  decided abortion was a constitutional right.  (9 Things You Should Know About Roe v Wade) Fifty years ago,...
Memory Lane: Watergate and January 6

Memory Lane: Watergate and January 6

Memory lane can be one scary slog. CNN walked me back down Watergate-memory lane; John Dean was the tour guide — to events that feel like yesterday, but happened a half-century ago!  I wonder how many people born after 1973 understand what happened. People have said,...
Memorial Day 2022

Memorial Day 2022

Memorial Day 2022 reminds to think upon the rights I have because of the soldiers who  gave up some of their rights.  I sit in safety and comfort and peace today because of what others battled.  It is not a permanent perch — never was.  Yet, men and women died hoping...
Headlines and Personal Examples

Headlines and Personal Examples

A Personal Headline Of all today’s headlines that upset me, here’s: The Queen missed the opening of Parliament . . . this is was a big headline for me!  The U.K.’s Parliament opens for the first time in six decades without the queen Throughout my life she has...