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Why Third-party Candidates Are Not a Throwaway Vote

July 25, 2016 by Robyn Short America exists today because a handful of enlightened, passionate, committed and headstrong individuals believed they held the power within themselves to start a revolution … a revolution to free themselves from the governmental oversight of a more than 600-year-old British monarchy. And so began this great American experiment, bornREAD MORE

Remembering Who We Are

by Robyn Short As our Nation moves in to day three of the government shutdown, there is no doubt we are a Nation in crisis. Like most Americans, I watch the news, read about this crisis online and follow the conversations in the social space. Like all people, I am aghast at the devastating impact thisREAD MORE

What is Justice?

By Robyn Short We often hear the word “justice” thrown around in the media in response to crimes. Those who have been injured by the crime often say they want justice. The prosecuting attorney looks to the criminal justice system to hand down justice for the victim. The defending party looks to the criminal justiceREAD MORE

Caged Up

America’s War on Americans April 14, 2013 Still Surviving Book Foreword by Robyn Short On January 31, 1865, Congress passed the thirteenth amendment to the United States Constitution. The amendment reads: “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States,READ MORE