My Grandmother Was A Feminist Icon Before That Was Even A Thing

Women’s History Month is upon us again. And Facebook’s algorithms are probably slamming your newsfeed. This is a picture of my grandmother, Polly Winkles Holmes, ever the politically active do-gooder of her day. She led the Decatur branch of The Women’s League of Voters; and, administrated retirement villages for the elderly at a time when […]

Don’t Go Saving Europe Again

I am allowing Instragram to share this on the ugly monstrosity that is Facebook because it’s important. This is a picture of our great uncle Ernest Winkles killed during the Normandy Invasion during WWII. When I traveled to Europe in 2015 to visit my sister and meet a pen-pal, I learned that young Europeans -students […]

Introducing The Alt-left (Yes, I just dubbed ’em that – get over it.)

*Originally, this was a Facebook post – a loooong Facebook post. If you have tagged me in a post regarding adoption trafficking, I haven’t added any such posts to my profile because of alt-left/neo-left/leftist misogynists. I don’t want them coming after you. The alt-left, or limousine liberals, are the ones with the big bucks to […]

“The World Liberals Want”

A meme circulated last week regarding “the world liberals want.” It’s a tad hyperbolic, so I’ve found two photos better descriptive of the world the neo-left wants. The scary fact: it isn’t just the neo-left that wouldn’t mind the opposite day, gender mash-up below. When we live in a society where men are so emasculated, […]