In the News, Late Fall 2019

The News in Brief   Extreme weather displaced 7 million people so far this year making 2019 the most disastrous year in decades….Preparing for disasters has become a multimillion-dollar enterprise for developers.  They are now buying old missile silos and remodeling...

November Events

The Progressives of South Orange County November meeting will feature Margaret Koster who will speak about the national Move to Amend the Constitution which seeks to upend the 2010 Supreme Court ruling that corporations are the same as people.  Margaret is an...

October Events

The Progressives of South Orange County October meeting will feature Larry Agran speaking about the upcoming 2020 local, state, and national elections and how they will play out in Orange County. How did Orange County switch from Red to Blue, and will it...

In the News, Fall 2019

 The right-wing media and climate change    But what do we have here in Orange County?  Editorial page writer Susan Shelley  (Susan@SusanShelley.com, please write to her)  at the Orange County Register ridicules Thungren and what she calls “climate change...

In the News Spring – Summer 2019

Class Warfare:  Winners and Losers  The media are full of shocking stories of income inequality.  While the median household income continues to drop, the wealth of the richest continues to rise.  The income of the top 0.01% has skyrocketed, the income of the upper...