The 2016 Electoral Map MIXNER’S CORNER — Most Americans know that in the last twenty years the Democrats have won the popular vote twice, but lost the presidential election because they did … [Read more...] about America’s Worst Nightmare: The Faithless Elector!
MIXNER'S CORNER — Pete Buttigieg should be nominated by Democratic voters to be their candidate for President of the United States. Mayor Pete is the perfect candidate to defeat Donald … [Read more...] about Mayor Pete for President
https://youtu.be/D_tcZAqQUAg In the 1960s, this civil rights anthem by Sweet Honey In The Rock proclaimed that no matter how dark times have become, we need to keep our eyes on the prize. Sometimes … [Read more...] about David Mixner: Keep Your Eyes On The Prize (The 2018 Midterms)…Hold On!
"When the search of truth is confused with political advocacy, the pursuit of knowledge is reduced to the quest for power" — Alston Chase Recently over dinner with some friends, I brought up 'Trump's … [Read more...] about David Mixner: Trump’s Book Burners
“If we are to reach real peace in this world… we shall have to begin with children.” — Mahatma Gandhi The most horrifying moment after the massacre ended at Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida … [Read more...] about On Gun Control, Once Again The Young Will Save Us
Let me fully disclose a dark secret right at the beginning. I am a gay man who hates to shop. Hate it. Amazon was created for me and I have been a faithful PRIME member for years. In addition, the … [Read more...] about Amazon Must Ensure its ‘PRIME’ Credentials by Keeping its HQ Out of Anti-LGBTQ States
In our worst political nightmares, never could any of us have envisioned the horror we are experiencing on a daily basis at the hands of our government. Astonishment is expressed now on an hourly … [Read more...] about David Mixner: Only Nine Months Left to Save Our Democracy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qQMJ5KN1x0 I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble. - Helen Keller By May … [Read more...] about David Mixner: America’s Dunkirk
Recently at a dinner party I attended there was a civilized debate about the famous monuments around the country glorifying the Confederacy and its leaders. A few people expressed concerned that … [Read more...] about David Mixner: Don’t Move Confederate Monuments — Take Them Down!
Forgive me, since I am going to write about the outrageous abuse committed by Christian institutions which use their tax-free status to promote homophobia, misogyny and racism. This is not a uniquely … [Read more...] about David Mixner: What Would Jesus Say to the Religious Right? ‘Pay Your Damn Taxes’