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The Catholic Church’s “Other” Abuse

TRIGGER WARNING: This article discusses many forms of child abuse.

At St. Clement of Rome elementary school, I made friends with a boy named Brian. He had an mop of unruly blond hair and his teeth seemed too big for his mouth, making him look goofy. I remember black was his...

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So You Want to Run for Office (Part 4)

Running for office is a series covering everything you need to know to kickstart a campaign. Part 1 focuses on the decision to run. Part 2 focused on privacy and teamwork.  Part 3 was about your reasons for running.

This article is about Part 4.

An immovable force...

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So You Want to Run For Office (Part 3)

Running in an election for political office is a series. You can read part 1 here and part 2 here.

Running For the Right Reasons

Having the proper motivation is imperative. It is easier to motivate voters if you can connect with them. You will have to choose the message you want the...

What is a Precinct Committee Person?

The most overlooked elected office is that of a Precinct Committee person (PC). Most people who consider themselves politically active and well-informed have never heard of them.

PC’s are responsible for voter registration, gathering signatures for candidates and ballot...

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What Color is Arizona?

Arizona politics are deep in the red, or so we are led to believe.

The last presidential candidate to win Arizona was Bill Clinton in 1996. That is 22 years ago. The last time Arizona sent a Democratic senator to Washington D.C. was 1976. That was 42 years ago. It is easy to see...

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Status and the Opposition to UBI

 

 

I support a Universal Basic Income, or UBI, and this may be due to fundamental differences in my mindset and approach to social status.

I have no desire to be wealthy. Trying to understand why people do is difficult for me.<span...