THOUGHTS & MUSINGS ON POLITICS & THE UNIVERSE

A BLOG BY SHANNON FISHER

Text of Bernie Sanders’ Speech at Liberty University

Here is the full text of the speech Bernie Sanders made at Liberty University. He was speaking to a notoriously conservative, very religious crowd with whom he shares differing views on many issues – but he spoke with honesty in an effort to find common ground. I think he probably found it.

September 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Human Trafficking and the Partisan Poison Pill

It is important for Americans to know that the trafficking of American citizens is on the rise right here at home. Our children are at great risk, being bought and sold in our own neighborhoods.

July 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Empower Yourself by Fortifying Your Health – National Women’s Health Week

Thankfully, it is within our power to maximize our chances of having a strong body and mind. We can lower our risk for anything that isn’t genetic – and even for many things that are.

May 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital Honored for Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology

St. Mary’s Hospital is propelling central Virginia to the forefront of advancement in gynecological surgery. This Bon Secours hospital is the only medical center in the region that is designated … Continue reading

November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Is Permanent Birth Control Worth the Risk?

Erin Brockovich is giving a voice to many women who say, “No!” UPDATE 11/12/13: There are now even more reasons to avoid the Essure device!  (And more proof that the … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · 30 Comments