Surviving the Next Month

We are a little more than a month out from a truly seminal election. And I know…You are likely exhausted from canvassing, registering voters, drilling through an ever refilling inbox asking for your time and money, trying to balance the critical need to...

Happy Labor Day!

I start all Labor Day posts with a shout out to my Gramma Lenke, member of the ILGWU from sometime in the 1920’s until she passed away in 2005. She was the longest dues-paying member of the union, yup, until the day she died. Lenke believed in unions, and knew...

Four Myths about Undocumented Immigrants

Immigration is a controversial and complex issues with many moving parts.  We cannot even agree on the nature of the problem, if indeed there is one, much less how to solve it. Immigration encompasses legal immigration, illegal entry, asylum, refugees, and what to do...