January 14, 2017

Be aware of HB2120

Everyone needs to be aware of HB2120, a bill currently being proposed by AZ Republicans in our legislature, banning the teaching of Social Justice in our schools: https://www.theguardian.com/…/arizona-schools-social-justic… This fact that a bill like this can even be proposed should be making everyone’s blood run cold. This bill is completely un-American, exclusive, and dangerous to our Democracy and our freedoms. …

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January 8, 2017

We stand together in solidarity

This is the Mission Statement for the Women’s March on Washington on Jan 21st 2017: “We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families…recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.” Many of us feel compelled to do something on Jan …

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January 6, 2017

The White House Doctor

This week I had the privilege of meeting Dr. Connie Mariano, the first woman to be Doctor for The White House (caring for the President, First Family, and visiting dignitaries), who also happens to be Filipino. She told us her amazing, inspiring story of rising from nothing, working hard, attending public school, signing up to join the US Navy and …

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