Like most of us, I'm deeply horrified and saddened by the events that transpired this past weekend in Charlottesville. This kind of hate should not have a platform. And the fact that white supremacists - people who do nothing but feed hate - dubbed the awful rally as part of the "summer of hate" is . . .
Since the 2016 election, people are putting politics first when it comes to attraction. A recent article in Quartz highlights that daters in increasing numbers are coming clean about their political beliefs. And also telling those who don't agree to move on. "Swipe left if you're a Trump . . .
Politics has always been personal, but now we are in a strange place. We are divided as a country, but still: we all seem to want the same thing. Freedom, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; good jobs, access to quality healthcare, good schools, and well...the list goes on. Our new President . . .
In this current political climate, it's hard to sit down with people who don't see things eye-to-eye with us. . . .
Thanksgiving is almost here, and ironically arrives just after the election. This year, things are going to be a little more tense, a little less thankful, and a lot more painful and heated if the subject of politics comes up while eating some turkey and pumpkin pie. What do you do when you visit . . .
I tend to keep my own politics separate from this blog. But today, I can no longer keep silent and agree that we are all united as Americans despite our differences. Because I don't know if we all agree on what being an American truly means. . . .