The right has had their chance. After 40 years, time to veer left.

  • HEART (demonstrated love and compassion for others)
  • BRAINS (values education, diversity, culture, and sees the interconnectedness of the world)
  • VISION (soars high, looking ahead not backwards, sees a way forward that is good for all)
  • BACKBONE (stands up for values and for others, takes responsibility, and does not weakly and cowardly shame, blame, point fingers, or demonize anyone else, but treats all, even opponents, with respect.)
  • HUMILITY (demonstrates servant leadership, as embodied by Jesus Christ)
  • LIFE SUPPORT (cares for all life, including unborn humans from conception and birth to the grave, as well as the interconnected life on the planet which is the parent company of all human economy)
  • INTEGRITY (what they do when no one is looking-do they do all the above?)

This is the year to hand the reins back to the Democrats

While I am not a card-carrying Democrat, this year, the leaders most aligned with my values and priorities are found in the Democratic party. (They may also be in other third parties, but timing is crucial and 2020 is not the year to vote third parties.)

  • Democrats cleaned up the mess of the Great Depression with the New Deal
  • Democrats led the US to bipartisan victory over fascism in WWII
  • Democrats set the vision and succeeded with bipartisan support at landing the first men on the moon
  • Democrats established with bipartisan support Earth Day and numerous protections of the rights of people, planetary life support systems, and now promote a vision of a sustainable economy with the Green New Deal
  • Democrats led clean up of the mess left after Watergate — and President Jimmy Carter has gone on to lead an exemplary life of servant leadership (My opinion: most exemplary presidential leader ever)
  • Democrats led consistent records of the biggest drops in abortion rates during their time in leadership (this occurs because Democratic measures mitigate socioeconomic crises which drive abortions; no woman in crisis wants an abortion; it is crisis that drives abortion and the GOP is loathe to admit or address that FACT, nor the fact that there is a vibrant and growing pro-life wing of the Democratic party whose goal is bipartisan efforts to make life better for all human beings.)
  • Democrats cleaned up the mess of the housing crash in the Great Recession of 2008–2012

This year the stakes are the highest ever

We have drifted farther and farther to the right as a society, towards the chaos of fascism, allowing a con man criminal narcissist cult leader who has already turning troops against citizens.

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Laurel Kashinn

Laurel Kashinn


Laurel Kashinn is a Certified Ghostwriter, Professional Résumé Writer, doTERRA Wellness Advocate, and Orthodox Christian living and writing in Milwaukee, Wisc.