The Different Drummer

By Carl J. Petersen

Politics, Family, Music and other Musings.

Cutting Through The Noise On California's Propositions

PROP-15: You shouldn’t pay more in property taxes for your castle than Disney pays for theirs.Originally intended as a way for citizens to have direct input into the lawmaking process, the initiative process is now buried by Big Money.

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A Chance To Elect A Real Progressive Candidate

Endorsement: A vote for Angelica Dueñas in CA-29 will bring a voice to the House that will speak for people instead of the corporations.

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On November 3rd, Choose Our Future

The sky is actually falling. We have been told before that we were facing the most important election of our lives; this time it is true.

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Adding Fuel To The "Defund The Police" Fire

LA Sheriff says that trust in the criminal justice system should be emphasized as his deputies are caught in the act of destroying evidence.

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Want A Win In November? The Ball Is In Pelosi's Court.

Trump and the GOP have proven that they have no interest in leading the country out of the COVID-19 crisis. Are the Democrats up to the task?

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An Elected Representative's Anti-Semitic Rant

 

Northridge West Neighborhood Councilmember Kathleen Edwards invokes George Soros’ name in an attempt to silence those whom she disagrees with.

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COVID By Numbers

Over 175,000 Americans have died of COVID-19. Trump supporters are still minimizing the threat. What do the numbers say?

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Embattled City Councilman Is A No-Show

John Lee denies his constituents the opportunity to understand his connections to the developing Los Angeles corruption scandal.

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Hydroxychloroquine Is The New Covfefe

Children blame others “to avoid disapproval and negative consequences." At 74 years old, Donald Trump just refuses to admit that anything is wrong.

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Another Neighborhood Council Puts John Lee On The Agenda

On August 11, the Northridge West NC will consider a resolution regarding a Los Angeles Councilmember’s role in the corruption scandal.

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