By: EricHorton Posted in: Opinion  published02/02/17 01:15:00PM 

Shame on you @ABCNews

The only video to be allowed out of Dakota Access Pipeline protests are the ones provided by the government.  The video biased toward the corporations and the state.  These videos only show how kind and careful...

Resist the Shock Event

By: EricHorton Posted in: Civics  published01/31/17 07:30:00AM 
From Heather Richardson, professor of History at Boston College:

"I don't like to talk about politics on Facebook-- political history is my job, after all, and you are my friends-- but there is an important non-partisan point to make today....

Baby Steps to Fascism

By: EricHorton Posted in: Civics  published01/27/17 10:00:00AM 
To recap:

* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the DOJ’s Violence Against Women programs.

* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the National Endowment for the Arts.

* On January 19th, 2017, DT...

Please Join Me - The Safety Pin Network

By: EricHorton Posted in: Civics  published01/24/17 12:00:00PM 

Some people like to complain, and let's face it, there is a lot to complain about!  Unfortunately, complaints do nothing but add to the noise.  Now, if complaints are followed by clea, decisive, sustained action, that is how you bring about...

Have you seen our FEMA Deathcamps? We seem to have missplaced them.

By: EricHorton Posted in: Train of thought  published01/19/17 12:00:00AM 

Hmm.  It's January 19th, 2017.  I think I missed some pretty big events in the last 8 years.

I didn't see those FEMA Death Camps. Did I miss it? Mass gun confiscations? I guess I missed...

Idiots Who Draw Parallels Between Trump and Hitler

By: EricHorton Posted in: Civics  published11/14/16 10:00:00PM 

Arguing with people on the internet can sometimes inspire a focus of thought. I recently got that focus from a friend's response to an article I shared about a history teacher who had been suspended for teaching a class where he drew parallels...

Wait...NOW you want to "just get along"?!

By: EricHorton Posted in: Rants  published11/09/16 03:45:00AM 

I think I've done a pretty good job of not labeling the people in my life. Actually, I have fought back against the "libtards, republicants" labels from both sides. I have watched people that I care about use ethnic slurs to and say...

Godwin's Law is Suspended

By: EricHorton Posted in: Civics  published11/08/16 11:45:00AM 
With Trump, Godwin's Law is suspended. He literally does display all of the historical earmarks of a fascist dictator. If there is a test for 'fascist dictator', or a scale, you can bet he scores near 100%. The time in which he is elected is a...

Lakeside District Voters - Read This - Share This - Edited

By: EricHorton Posted in: Lakeside Community  published06/01/16 10:00:00PM 

I've done the research on what happens when a school closes, and it isn't good.  I have attended the town halls and board meetings, and informed myself of the facts of the situation first hand. Thinking that the children will just be provided a...

Open Letter to the Lakeside School Board

By: EricHorton Posted in: Lakeside Community  published05/12/16 06:30:00PM 

Dear Board Members,

I am submitting this letter in lieu of public comment for the next Board Meeting, and would appreciate having it entered into the records/minutes.

The purpose of...

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