A big step forward and a half-step back

The US presidential election was a great success for progressive America. Let’s see if the change moniker bear itself as true. If Obama is able implement a fair health care system here in The States, I’ll label him a success. Living without a health system in the US is truly living on the edge. My ...

Just voted

Annika, Vada and I went to vote this morning at The Rec Center around the corner. I’m the only one allowed to vote, however. We waited in line about 20 minutes. That’s definitely not long but it’s the longest I’ve ever waited around here. So it seems like turn out is good. There were a ...

Vote for Hope

Only a couple weeks left till the election. I’m getting excited. I’ll be so happy when this thing is over. I waste way too much time reading and watching election (non-)news. Just saw this video for the first time. Extremely well done. Obama ’08 – Vote For Hope from MC Yogi on Vimeo.

Politics as the Great Divider 2

I just read a post by Philip Van Hoof discussing his decision to not travel to the US. Having read many of his other politically-oriented post, I’d say we have quite similar political views. I take issue however with this last post however; not because of the political views expressed but rather the action (or ...