Category Archives: American Way

Wake Up and Vote

You have a chance to wake up from our national nightmare today, Tuesday, November 8. And it’s not a pipe dream. Vote. Everyone. Vote like history will remember it, because it will. Vote like your life depended on it. Because

Wake Up and Vote

You have a chance to wake up from our national nightmare today, Tuesday, November 8. And it’s not a pipe dream. Vote. Everyone. Vote like history will remember it, because it will. Vote like your life depended on it. Because

Election 2022 One Day and Counting

No excuses. Everybody. Can we count on You to Vote?

Election 2022 One Day and Counting

No excuses. Everybody. Can we count on You to Vote?

Bizarro World of Republicans

As I was driving down the street of a nearby Long Island village by the name of Lloyd Harbor yesterday I noticed there was sign after red lawn sign printed “Protect Freedom-Vote Red.” That this tony town filled with blue

Bizarro World of Republicans

As I was driving down the street of a nearby Long Island village by the name of Lloyd Harbor yesterday I noticed there was sign after red lawn sign printed “Protect Freedom-Vote Red.” That this tony town filled with blue

Election 2022 Countdown to Vote

Three days and counting. Be a decider. Don’t Let other people decide your future. Are you voting on November 8? Get Out and Vote!

Election 2022 Countdown to Vote

Three days and counting. Be a decider. Don’t Let other people decide your future. Are you voting on November 8? Get Out and Vote!

vintage comic voting

Vintage Advice on Voting

Despite the fact that cartoonish, comic book-worthy candidates are running for public office in the midterms there is nothing comical about the consequences of this year’s elections. Voting is the bedrock of our system and mid-century comic books regularly reached

vintage comic voting

Vintage Advice on Voting

Despite the fact that cartoonish, comic book-worthy candidates are running for public office in the midterms there is nothing comical about the consequences of this year’s elections. Voting is the bedrock of our system and mid-century comic books regularly reached

Republicans Have Drunk the Kool-Aid

Republicans have drunk the Kool-Aid. They are dangerously intoxicated The shift from political party to cult is now complete. This vile brew steeped in decades of hate, laced with lies, is the house drink served at Mar a Logo. Ingested

Republicans Have Drunk the Kool-Aid

Republicans have drunk the Kool-Aid. They are dangerously intoxicated The shift from political party to cult is now complete. This vile brew steeped in decades of hate, laced with lies, is the house drink served at Mar a Logo. Ingested

Vote Your Conscience Not Your Party

Bring in the Clowns It’s no secret that clowns and whack-a-doodles have officially hijacked the Republican party. The once-upon-a-time Grand Old Party is now the antithesis of grand, populated with haters, sycophants, and conspiracy theorists. While many long-time members have

Vote Your Conscience Not Your Party

Bring in the Clowns It’s no secret that clowns and whack-a-doodles have officially hijacked the Republican party. The once-upon-a-time Grand Old Party is now the antithesis of grand, populated with haters, sycophants, and conspiracy theorists. While many long-time members have

All God’s Children

In another lesson from my childhood department. Despite living in a so-called “Christian nation” with the far right claiming God for themselves, even in 1962 as a 7-year-old  I knew God belonged to everyone. He wasn’t a Jewish God, a

All God’s Children

In another lesson from my childhood department. Despite living in a so-called “Christian nation” with the far right claiming God for themselves, even in 1962 as a 7-year-old  I knew God belonged to everyone. He wasn’t a Jewish God, a

Adidas Loses the Ethics Race

Adidas did not win any ethics race crossing the finish line by finally severing its ties with Kanye West. For a sports company like Adidas whose brand is associated with speed, they were woefully slow in dropping their association with

Adidas Loses the Ethics Race

Adidas did not win any ethics race crossing the finish line by finally severing its ties with Kanye West. For a sports company like Adidas whose brand is associated with speed, they were woefully slow in dropping their association with

Sally Edelstein reading Mad

My Tribute to MAD Magazine

In a world gone mad, I still find comfort in reading my old MAD Magazines.  On the occasion of this classic magazine turning 70, I paid tribute. Please enjoy my essay in Next Tribe. Growing Up in a Mad, Mad,

Sally Edelstein reading Mad

My Tribute to MAD Magazine

In a world gone mad, I still find comfort in reading my old MAD Magazines.  On the occasion of this classic magazine turning 70, I paid tribute. Please enjoy my essay in Next Tribe. Growing Up in a Mad, Mad,