The Different Drummer

By Carl J. Petersen

Politics, Family, Music and other Musings.

Pure Selfishness

Voters have already selected his replacement but Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo still ignores calls for his immediate resignation.

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Rick Caruso's Ties To The Homelessness Crisis

The mayoral candidate is promising to keep the homeless out of sight. Have his actions as a developer contributed to people being unhoused?

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Change Agents: General Election Endorsements

In a city that has been thrown into turmoil by leaders spouting bigotry voters head to the polls with a chance to demand real change.

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"Sorry" Does Not Cut It

The members of the Los Angeles City Council who engaged in racist rhetoric had a year to apologize. With their words made public, they must resign.

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Done With Public Transportation In Los Angeles

After getting stranded at Union Station following a concert at the Los Angeles Coliseum I cannot trust our city’s post-COVID transit systems.

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Rammstein Blows It Up

The German band proves themselves to be master showmen bridging the language barrier and holding the Coliseum crowd in the palm of their hand.

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Mötley Crüe Fumbles At SoFi

Strong performances by Joan Jett, Poison, and Def Leppard put them in scoring position, but the headliners could not build on the momentum.

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Justice For Ashli Babbitt

Without the defeated president’s “Big Lie” a mob would have never attacked the Capitol and Ashli Babbitt would still be alive. Trump needs to be held accountable for his actions.

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Campaigning With Your Tax Money

A radical anti-abortion group rated California State Assemblywoman Suzette Martinez Valladares 100%. The District 40 representative still wants you to believe she is “Protecting Women’s Healthcare.”

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Welcome To The GOP's Era Of Big Government

Not only does the Republican Party want to tell you when you will have children, but they also want to regulate how you will raise them.

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Photo by Aiden Craver on Unsplash

Photo by Aiden Craver on Unsplash

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