Is the 2nd Amendment still relevant? To paraphrase the Constitution, We the People have the right to bear arms in support of a well armed militia. What does that mean to us today? The Constitution was written in 1787. The weapon of choice at the time was a musket, a single chamber long … More Joyce’s Community: The right to bear arms? vs #SaveOurLives
No question in my mind. If we want change, we have to ban money in politics. How can we? When you pay your taxes, check off an amount you wish to contribute to a campaign. If we don’t, big business, whether it’s Opioids or Guns or Banking will control the People’s narrative. Some want … More The Voice of Joyce Community: we will have #People Power when we ban money in politics! How? Read on & let’s talk!
Much is going on in Washington and “We the People” are called upon to become activists in our own communities. While we may not be able to repeal those egregious unnecessary Tax Cuts, we can dilute them at every state level. It pains me to hear that Oklahoma has schools open only 4 … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Tax Cuts and their effect on “We the People”. We can overcome them!
Tax Cuts to Corporations and the wealthy do not benefit “We the People” and they should if the Economy is to prosper. Let me explain. To avoid benefitting employees permanently, many Corporations gave out $1000.00 bonuses instead of permanent wage increases. That is insufficient compensation for those with little expendable cash. It ONLY improves the … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Tuesday: What is the connection between the Tax Cuts and market volatility?
The home of the “free and the brave”! What does it mean to be free and brave in today’s times? When you dig deeply into our states’ finances, you may catch a glimpse. There are three major issues of my Campaign Platform that have also been cited by many with whom I have spoken … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am States Rights, Tax Cuts & what We the People want: Education, Healthcare & Infrastructure!
Donald Trump is no populist. TR , Woodrow Wilson and even Bismarck ( of Germany) were populists, according to this month’s Economist. These individuals and many more were concerned with the social welfare of their citizenry. TR made it his mission to join with the Free Press and used their investigative … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Donald Trump is no Populist. Teddie Roosevelt was! Followed by many more who created Laws to benefit “We the People” .
Dear followers: I’ve been staying close to home recuperating, though not entirely sedentary. Last night I attended a seminar on voting rights, or voting suppression, in NY State. Imagine my chagrin upon finding out that we are equally restrictive in access to the polls as many other States facing litigation today. As far as I’m … More Joyce AmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Voting rights is everyone’s responsibility. Act now! Run for office.