All in Politics

An American Tail

After last week’s and this week’s events, it is safe to say that there are definitely cats in America. Ordinary Fievels like me are no longer convinced that the cats are only in our war-torn countries. However, I still believe that that American heroes are fighting against the injustice every day and that the bad cats will definitely end up in a pound.

Are We The New Beats Generation

Democratic Party was the party that prior to 1968 supported segregation and the war in Vietnam. They supported slavery and only a small number of Democrats in congress supported passing of the 13th amendment that abolished slavery. Roots of the Democratic Party were not as open or liberal as they seem to be in 2016

What Gettysburg Speech Means to an Immigrant

We, the new immigrants and the descendants, together, must show unity. We must honor and respect those who died to defend the union and the freedom for which it stood. And as the late president Lincoln so eloquently put, “from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they have the last full measure of devotion-That we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain - That this nation under god shall have a new birth of freedom-And that government of the people by the people for the people shall not perish from earth”  

Call me a Communist

 My work colleague (who is a hard core Republican married to a German lady) used to call me “commie”, a somewhat endearing term that he always used when teasing me about my childhood spent growing up in socialist Yugoslavia

Rant of a Rabid Dog

I wake up from my daze, staring at the computer with the news flashing in front of me. I am a rabid dog, an inferior creature that does not deserve happiness and the life in my small New England town