To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Monday, August 19, 2019

Sharon Martin

Educator & OEA member Sharon Martin lives in Oilton and is a regular contributor to The Oklahoma Observer.

Latest Articles

Let’s Get Uncomfortable

BY SHARON MARTIN Dear Oklahoma Legislators who voted against Lauren’s Law on Mar. 13: whatever makes you think consent will by taught by parents...

Why Are You Afraid?

BY SHARON MARTIN Why do some people get downright belligerent when you mention the word socialism? They’ve been programed to get mad about it. They’ve been conned...

Wrong Way Corrigan

BY SHARON MARTIN Gov. Kevin Stitt appointed former private school administrator Michael Rogers to be his Secretary of State. Then, he named former private school administrator...

The Real National Emergency

BY SHARON MARTIN If you were paying attention in 2016, you heard the stories. Contractors who worked for the president’s firms were cheated. It was common practice...

Reality TV President

BY SHARON MARTIN In case you haven’t figured it out, our president doesn’t give a fig about the people he swore to serve. He detests anyone...

Scrabbling For Hope

BY SHARON MARTIN This administration isn’t as bad as I thought it would be; it’s much worse. A Soviet-style dictator and an autocratic crown prince...

The Deadliest Sin

BY SHARON MARTIN It’s a common joke in our house when something doesn’t get done: “The owner of this establishment is not responsible.” The more I...

Dear Insurance Industry

BY SHARON MARTIN I do not want a Medicare Advantage plan. Please do not call me touting the advantages. Real Medicare allows me to visit any...

Not Another One!

BY SHARON MARTIN No one says, "How could this happen?” anymore. No one offers solutions, just more thoughts and prayers.   Well, here are some thoughts for you!   How about universal...