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Criminal Prosecution Must Be Next for The Sake of Democracy

Photo Credit | Senate TV via AP | Deadline

Following the acquittal of former President Trump on February 13th, there are clear winners and losers.

For starters, Donald Trump won. The white supremacists won. And Trump enablers won.

But with the acquittal of Mr. Trump, democracy lost, our constitutional institution lost, America has lost.

But it doesn’t have to…

Guaranteed income is a hand-up not a hand-out

Lorrine Paradela, 45, poses for a portrait in Stockton, Calif. (Yalonda M. James / The Chronicle 2019)

43.5 million Americans live below the poverty line, according to an article published by USA Today.

It is atrocious that in one of the world’s wealthiest countries — where Jeff Bezos can be a billionaire — that so many Americans cannot afford basic necessities, like shelter, affordable healthcare and food.

Image: Migrant Caravan: Thousands Move Into Guatemala, Hoping To Reach U.S., NPR.org

In the weeks leading up to president Joe Biden’s inauguration, thousands of Hondurans, in a desperate plea to escape their poverty-stricken, violence-ridden, and hurricane tormented country, attempted to make their way through Guatemalan and Mexican borders in the hopes of a better life in America.

In his presidential campaign trail

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Oprah Winfrey once said, “It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.”

I must admit I am an Oprah fan, so it pains me to say this, but Oprah was wrong about confidence. Why? Because confidence is overrated.

If you…

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