Category Archives: Politics

First Symposium of American Retirees and Mexican Government Representatives

National Forum on the North Ameican Retiree Community: Expectations and Options for Living In Mexico by Beryl Gorbman This past weekend, I was an invited delegate to a conference in Mexico City, along with 44 other American expats, who met … Continue reading

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Police Brutality in the US

Beryl Gorbman Generally, I’ve been a police fan. I like having them around. But thanks to the Occupy movement and other incidents, my feelings about the Seattle Police have changed. Today, Richard Pauli sent me this YouTube video of an … Continue reading

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That Obama – So Indecisive

by guest columnist, Robert Anderson, Seattle We stayed up late last night for the blockbuster news of the death of Osama bin Laden.  Some aspects and facts from this almost 10 year manhunt deserve reflection. After the attacks of 9/11 George Bush vowed to get … Continue reading

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