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THE CHAOS AGENT PRESIDENT

This week has been the most chaotic week of the Trump presidency—and that’s saying a lot.... There are peaceful protesters and there are chaos agents. The truth about the chaos

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Letter to the Editor

DeSantis needs to walk and chew gum at the same time and quit doing daily rosy updates from friendly venues. We can get that from the president.

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SAVE A LIFE, WEAR A MASK

” It’s disrespectful to the nurses, the doctors, the people who have been frontline workers," the New York governor said. “You wear the mask not for yourself, you wear the

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A House Divided

“Every kingdom divided against itself will be ruined, and every city or household divided against itself will not stand.”  (Matthew 12:25) During the nineteenth century, medical researchers discovered that microscopic,

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We Did Not Know

The sky was gray and it was drizzling. My father stood outside the gates of Dachau in his U.S. Army uniform. He was thinking about the previous day, when he

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The Outrage Cycle

If you don’t get outraged, you are “normalizing” what he does. He wins if you react. He wins if you don’t react. See how effective it is?

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Rogan’s List for 04/14/2020

NATIONAL ISSUES Contact all Federal Members of Congress(includes contact info and links to social media)https://www.contactingcongress.org/Fax legislators for free:Reps:  https://faxzero.com/fax_congress.phpSenate:  https://faxzero.com/fax_senate.phpOr use Resistbot:  https://resist.bot/Purchase stamps, postcards, and other mailing supplies: https://store.usps.com/store/Or use StampsLicked to have

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Saving the Post

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I have fond memories of the postal service; from writing letters to Campbell’s Soup Company sending the first sonogram of my son to my parents when they lived in South

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Rogan’s List for 04/06/2020

On Mondays, Rogan’s List features a listing of proposed rule and regulation changes that are currently accepting public comment.  Commenting is the way to show government agencies how we feel about these proposed

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If I Die

Some are more vulnerable, but none are safe, leaving us all to seriously ponder the question that few of us are willing to ask out loud. “What if I die?”

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It’s Time to Unite

This only highlights the need for all of us to pull together to defeat Republicans in November so that we can once again have real leadership to shepherd our country

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California Healthy Start 2.0

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In California 22.8% of our children live in poverty. That's 2 million kids facing the negative impacts of poverty—and they’re disproportionately kids of color. These inequities are unconscionable. And they’re

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Miracle No More

The feeling I had, looking at the pictures of those aging hockey players wearing MAGA hats, must have been something like what that lone U.S.S.R. player felt as he watched

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Unified Cutlery Theory

This is a combination of Spoon Theory, Fork Theory and Knife Theory, metaphors used to help disabled people explain fatigue and stressors to themselves and abled people.

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Republicans and Fear

The parties are rule of law v. authoritarianism. People who embrace rule of law include former Republican conservatives, who must now get used to a big messy tent.

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Workplace Protections For All

For every queer person out there, there exists a multitude of cis-het folks who love and support them, any one of whom could face discrimination on account of their support

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