Saturday morning in Los Angeles possessed a quiet that belied the bustling streets and freeways so commonly associated with this sprawling western city. The January air was crisp. It wasn’t that long ago a blanket of smog hung each morning until the hot Southland sun burned it away. But on this morning, even the dimmed … Continue reading The Peaceful Weapons of Revolution: Takeaways from the 2019 Los Angeles Women’s March
When did our message of #KeepFamiliesTogether and #FamiliesBelongTogether get hijacked by #AbolishICE? More importantly, in this era of Kremlin-based strategic electoral propaganda, where did it come from? Frankly, there is no way to know for sure, but Senator Elizabeth Warren & Senator Kristen Gillibrand - both of whom are running for re-election in 2018 and … Continue reading “Abolish ICE” in Deep-Blue America Sounds Like “Open Borders” Elsewhere.
Democrats have to thread the needle by both acknowledging past failures and unifying to preserve and protect American democracy from Trumpism. A debate has been unfolding in the Resistance. It's a debate we’ve avoided, but one we've needed for a while, because wave elections, like the one we need to put this country back on … Continue reading The Party of Inclusion
Virginia Madueño has a busy life as a mother and community leader. Even with her punishing schedule, Virginia made time to Skype with me from her son's high school gym, where she was supporting him at a volleyball game. The former Riverbank, CA mayor & business owner discusses growing up the child of immigrants in … Continue reading PODCAST: Avalanche of Resistance w/ guest Virginia Madueño (CA-10)
Katie Hill is a bright, young community leader & CEO of PATH (People Assisting The Homeless). She knows California's 25th Congressional District, because she & her family have lived there most of her life. Katie joined me on Avalanche of Resistance to discuss issues important to her district: homelessness, veterans, climate change, providing children with … Continue reading PODCAST: Avalanche of Resistance w/guest Katie Hill (CA-25)
Meet Regina Bateson, Roseville Native & #BlueWave Democrat seeking to defeat Tom McClintock in November. In this Interview, Dr. Bateson & I discuss issues important in her Central California district: women's rights, healthcare, veterans, mass shootings & rural broadband. We also delve into Regina's consular experience with the State Department. Key to winning California's 4th … Continue reading PODCAST: Avalanche Of Resistance w/ guest Regina Bateson (CA-04)