“There is an aspect of epiphany that comes from remembering the shame of our past and great storytelling goes a long way to achieving this, for example: 12 Years a Slave and Roots (both the original & recent reboot). But epiphany also comes from understanding the current realities and potential futures.”
“We will push these items through Polinav’s platform because we believe that these are the minimum in order to get the people’s voice heard.”Read more "Yes, we are non-partisan, but these issues we care about!"
So this is what Polinav is about. About giving a voice to the voiceless. About giving everyone an opportunity to succeed. To change the narrative from “you didn’t try hard enough” to “try”.Read more "What Polinav is about."
Re: “Boehner: Dems want to block military pay raises” This is exactly what I hate about politics today. This is the quote from Boehner: “But now the Democrats are playing politics. They don’t want to support a raise for our troops until they get more spending on their big government programs.” I hope no one […]Read more "What I HATE about politics + Budget Sequestration (such a disgustingly bureaucratic word)"
The marriage equality Supreme Court ruling (Obergefell v. Hodges) legalizing gay marriage this past week was in very little doubt, so as historic as it may be, it wasn’t the most controversial ruling of the week. The SCOTUS ruling on the defense of the Affordable Care Act (King v. Burwell), however, popularly known as Obamacare, was the ruling that was in doubt. In the […]Read more "2.4M people given right to marry! (but how about that Obamacare ruling)"
I was reading the synopsis of this article (What Obama’s loss of Congress means for 2016 candidates by Matt Bai) on Yahoo! News Digest this morning and the thought that popped into my mind was that politics is just marketing now. It’s about marketing the best product (ie candidate) to your target demographic (ie your political base); […]Read more "Politics = Marketing. Problem? Here’s a solution!"