We’re at the 70 day mark and we’ve got a potential game changer on our hands.
Late last night in North Carolina, a compromise bill (HB142) was introduced to repeal HB2, the destructive law that discriminates against transgender individuals.
One of the things I try and do on this blog is promote causes and people of color that are doing great things. So, let me take a full blog post to highlight a few folks:
Amongst white people, poverty and racism have a correlation. The reality is racism is everywhere in America, in all walks of life, but it has a history in this country of being a prominent feature of white, impoverished communities. It for this reason, it is important to prioritize the victims of both racism and poverty by fighting against these injustices and practicing true activism when it comes to taking action steps to spur change in our communities.
Though it’s only adjacent to the topic of today’s blog, it’s worth mentioning that during the meeting with Angela Merkel, Trump allegedly handed her a physical invoice for $300 billion dollars, claiming that is what Germany owed NATO.
Another huge twist in the Trump-Russia controversy might have landed with the weight of a feather.
There was so much hype, and hope (on the Republican side of things) for this Congress.
Trump’s first experience with the Freedom Caucus is going about as well as it did for Obama.