In Memoriam: Bill Eisen

Bill Eisen, Presente! by Julieanna Thompson Just before Christmas we lost one of our quietly-active yet most effective activists, Bill Eisen.  He suddenly expired from what is deemed "natural causes" in his mid-70's.  Although he'd had health issues, none were necessarily considered life-threatening.  He was a good man who would do anything for someone in distress.  He was sensitive to the causes we all stand for, frequenting events--meetings, rallies, Peace Center debates, often taking pictures which he shared on Facebook or directly with us.  His main Facebook [...]

Some Reactions to the Oct. 13 Democratic Party Debate

by Julieanna Thomson Many of us watched Hillary Clinton face off against Bernie Sanders in the first Democratic candidate debate. Polls show that average Americans who watched the debate thought that Bernie won hands down.  His message resonated while Hillary's didn't. A highlight of the event was when Bernie told Hillary,  ìThe American people are sick and tired of hearing about your damn emails!"  His point was that the media were beating to death the issue of Hillary's emails and that grates on one after a while, [...]

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