Dear followers, This week’s issue of The Economist provides deeper insight into Immigration Reform laws that have been proposed going back 15 yrs. Dick Durbin and Lindsay Graham cosponsored a bill 15 yrs ago codifying the Dream Act. I understand that Carlos Curbelo, a Republican representative from Florida, is prepared to enter a bill that … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Wednesday Step #2: GOP presenting Bills to make DACA young people citizens.
Dear followers: If you open the link, you’ll find the facts on the DACA program. A group of kids, brought to this country by their parents, model citizens all. Let’s talk about the Dreamers tomorrow. See you at 11am and for those of you new to our Political program, I had the … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope@ 11am Monday Step #1: The Facts on DACA
Dear followers, those who tuned in on Wednesday, heard me say a friend had passed away. I was saddened by her death and will be attending her funeral, Monday @10:30am. Therefore, our regularly scheduled talks will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday of next week, preceding the Labor Day holiday. Wishing … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Tuesday “We the People” have inalienable rights. Let’s legislate them to Resurrect the Middle Class
I don’t know if there are conspiracies at work. What I do know is the election of Donald Trump was the last gasp of a a moneyed few sponsored by lobbyists, big business and the alt right. They can wreck havoc with our World as they try to hold onto their power and … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Long live the Revolution!
Dear followers, if you have something to say, say it! My friend Justin has just contributed his latest thoughts and cartoon on Trump’s Russian Connection. The words and cartoon, remind me of a song, waiting to be composed, a tale we tell our children, like “The Pied Piper of Hamelin”! Enjoy! “Why are … More The Voice of Joyce: AmericaSpeaks, ” The Russia Connection”! Cartoon and thoughts by Justin Draws
Where is your compassion ? I’ve heard several arguments on NPR in defense of the GOP ACA replacement. I don’t agree with their logic for the following reasons. Supporters of Trumpcare : If I have a pre existing condition , I won’t burden the population at large , I will pay for it myself! … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Where is your Compassion, sir?
Are we a Nation that can find Common Ground? Is it possible to put aside our differences and unite for the greater good of all people in these United States. When I was a young woman entering the workforce there were no other women. Did I persevere ? You bet. Have circumstances … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Can “we the People” find Common Ground? Can we unite to promote Equality for all?