A New Bottom Line

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

Archive for May, 2013


Prayers for Peace Book

Prayers for Peace by Robyn Short, Available on Amazon Peace is possible. In fact, if we are to survive as a human species on this planet, peace is inevitable. A friend once said, “It always gets complicated before it gets simple.” The state of our human existence confirms this truth. We have complicated this humanREAD MORE

Texas Tough Gets Smart

  By Robyn Short Texas has always had a tough on crime approach — an approach that is weak on human rights and tough on human decency as well as on the Texas state budget. This legislative session, Texas politicians took a serious look at criminal justice and made steps to getting smart on crime.READ MORE

Get Money Out of Politics

By Robyn Short Our nation was founded on the very enlightened principle that our government should be of the people, by the people, and for the people. This is not the government we have today. When 90% “of the people” support gun reform legislation, and yet congress refuses to pass gun reform laws, the governmentREAD MORE

Take Action for Texas House Bill 1266

By Robyn Short Update Texas House Bill 1266 passed through the Texas Congress and is before the Governor. Thank you to everyone who called their representative to advocate for his bill. Texas House Bill 1266 calls for an Adult and Juvenile Administrative Segregation Task Force for the state of Texas. Administrative Segregation is the termedREAD MORE