420 Special: Kokua for Kauai

Last fall, around September 20th, Hurricane Maria knocked out power to most of Puerto Rico when it struck as a Category 4 storm. The mayor of Puerto Rico's largest city took her concerns to the media. "We are dying, and you are killing us with inefficiency and the bureaucracy," reported San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. … Continue reading 420 Special: Kokua for Kauai

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Dress Like a Bum and Be Treated Like a Bum

Most Americans are WOKE to the incident involving two Black men at an inner city Starbucks in Philadelphia. I've written previously how the Left lives to expose examples of alleged Institutional Racism, which allows them to continue their divisive and incriminating narrative about White Privilege in America. Living in Hawai'i with our beach culture, businesses … Continue reading Dress Like a Bum and Be Treated Like a Bum

New Mexico is a Sh^thole Place for Teachers, Students and Families

Equal Pay Day occurred this week — on April 10th. This day was created to draw attention to the gender wage gap. It's not a random date — it symbolizes how long women must work into 2018 to make the same amount men made in 2017. Women’s median annual earnings remain about 20 percent below … Continue reading New Mexico is a Sh^thole Place for Teachers, Students and Families

The Brilliance of Sally Kohn

On April 10th, Sally Kohn submitted an article to Huffington Post titled, "Stop Hating Trump Voters." Ms. Kohn is a former contributor to Fox News and is considered a liberal political commentator. She also serves as a community organizer and CEO of the Movement Vision Lab, which is a grassroots think tank focusing on progressive ideas and … Continue reading The Brilliance of Sally Kohn

Marijuana Legalization Reduces Illegal Smuggling from Mexico

The U.S. Border Patrol confiscated a high (no pun intended) of over 3.8 million pounds of marijuana in 2009. Analysts now expect seizures to drop to 0.6 million pounds in fiscal year 2019. This is a reduction of 84 percent. Princeton Policy Advisors show the dramatic drop in illicit drugs nabbed at the U.S. border … Continue reading Marijuana Legalization Reduces Illegal Smuggling from Mexico

Generation of Mental 2nd Graders

Late-night comedian, Jimmy Kimmel, used a second-grader to explain America's trade deficit to his Left-leaning audience. HuffPost writer, Lee Moran, claims the young lady's video is an "education for both POTUS and anyone else who may be bewildered by trade terminology." Kimmel's approach makes sense when looking deeper into this audience. YouGov, a British market research … Continue reading Generation of Mental 2nd Graders

Civil War over the United States of America Border

In his annual letter to JPMorgan Chase shareholders, Jamie Dimon, Wall Street's longest-serving CEO, said, "We need to resolve immigration — it is tearing apart our body politic and damaging our economy." Dimon believes immigration reform is "important both morally and economically." I previously pointed out moral and economic failures in our current immigration policy, as well … Continue reading Civil War over the United States of America Border