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Why are the billionaires always laughing?

Because they know the corporate media will never call bullshit on their bullshit.

Debi Smith

Debi Smith

Debi Smith—wife, mother, grandmother, and concerned American and human being traveling aboard this small mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam—writes from her home in Ashland, Oregon. She welcomes your thoughtful comments, and ideas about how we can come together in search of common ground, at

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Not Wasting Food to Save the World

Cutting food waste in our own homes can have a positive impact on both climate change and world hunger.

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Hello, Neighbor: My Letter to a Trump Supporter

"The only way we will love our neighbor as ourselves is by getting to know our neighbors, even in the midst of our differences." I love that.

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Listen Quick, There's a Fire

Our planet, the only home we humans currently know, is quite literally on fire—and, even as I write this, my home and family is in the very frightening middle of it.

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Reevaluating Our Priorities

This crisis has illustrated, so clearly and painfully, some of the many weak spots in the fabric of our society that Bernie Sanders has spent a lifetime and two presidential candidacies passionately trying to focus our attention on.

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If You Have the Truth, What Are You So Afraid Of?

We the masses have become largely unwitting victims of the elites and their indoctrination schemes, sales pitches, and controlling propaganda.

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By Accident of Fate: The Fires in Paradise

We cannot sit idly by hoping government will save us from ourselves (or them).

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