School closures affect everyone. Neighborhood schools are important; they are the glue that holds communities together.
Just because you’re “opposed to abortion” doesn’t make you “pro-life.”
The elected officials have to intervene! Why has no one done this? Fear; fear of retribution — in the form of a tweet.
On Feb. 27, Fowler projected an image of folk legend Woody Guthrie on a large tarp covering renovations to the north end of the Oklahoma state Capitol.
This mural will decorate the side of an apartment building in Midtown.
“I think we’ll see a lot of that realness and rawness have to come out again, because everyone’s going to be feeling it,” he said. “You can’t run away from it.”
The vast chasm between what Trump says and does and the teachings of my childhood seem insurmountable.
Most Oklahomans have little to no sympathy or empathy for the megawealthy, high-rolling energy barons who have been living high on the hog.
“We continue to perpetuate this idea that we’re outnumbered,” Owens said. “We keep saying, ‘My vote doesn’t matter.’ It’s just that the red [Republican] people are louder.”
I suspect this is just the beginning of the middle class getting a taste of what the poor have endured for a while.