To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Monday, January 25, 2021

Observercast

Sharon Martin

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Hungry Oklahoma

Food security, according to the USDA, means having access to the food and nutrition you need to support an active and healthy lifestyle. In...

Tired

For too many who seek public office, politics isn’t about service but about power. The president’s refusal to acknowledge his loss is illustrating this...

No More Alternative Facts

Decency is returning to the White House, but here is what President-elect Biden is up against: One of my many cousins posted “Impeach Biden” on...

Disinformation Is Killing Us

A grocery store clerk in town is a local treasure. She knows everyone by name. She listens to them. She usually has just the...

The Middle Way

Who benefits if citizens can’t access preventive medical care? How many homeless would find a way off the streets if mental healthcare were available to...

Who’s Beau?

It was a damning moment in a debate full of damnable moments. Vice President Biden was talking about respect for the military and about...

No Suckers Here

Lawrence Edge died in 1944 in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge. He was 22 years old. Lawrence Edge When Lawrence’s brother Arlie heard that...

Public Money, Private Pockets

Where has all the money from the $2.2 trillion CARES Act gone? American taxpayers who qualified received $1,200. Some small businesses were able to secure...

Political Dark Acts

It’s amazing what people will believe. Who in their right mind thinks any state would pass a bill that lowers the age of consent...