I am livid. I was literally shaking with anger on Thursday. And yet again, I am overwhelmed with feelings of despair. Another week - another mass murder in the United States. Another school massacre: 17 kids murdered. (Yes, murdered. I am done using euphemisms. Call it what it is - Do not avert your eyes - … Continue reading BEACON HILL: Pass Common Sense Gun Laws NOW!
I don’t know how many times I’ve heard some variation of this from friends & acquaintances...”I’m so glad that I live in such a progressive state. Massachusetts is doing such a great job.” Well, sorry to say this, but reality bites. We just lost a state senate election to a Pro-Life, anti-Planned Parenthood Republican. He … Continue reading Let’s not rest on our laurels MA: we need AVR now!
Our new project at Freedom North Shore will be to help get Automatic Voter Registration, or AVR, passed. We fight battles about issues every day, it seems, but VOTING IS THE WAR. Without voting, and electing people that truly represent us, we lose the battles and the war. And our right to vote is under … Continue reading Automatic Voter Registration (S373/H2091)
I made this recipe last night and it was DELICIOUS! This is from Vegan Risha- fast & easy too! I used veggie broth, not water. You can also use 1 cup nondairy milk and 1/2 cup water. I left out the Serrano because I didn’t have one & it was spicy, but not too hot. … Continue reading Meatless Monday: Chickpeas & Potatoes in Green Curry Sauce
Hello all! Sorry I missed a Monday (post Thanksgiving we probably all needed a meatless day!), but I’m back this week. Today’s recipe is from Melissa Clark of the New York Times. It’s for the ‘Ultimate Veggie Burger’. I admit, I was skeptical - especially because I’ve tried many veggie burger recipes & none quite … Continue reading Meatless Monday – The Ultimate Veggie Burger
Here are some updates from the Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence, & our local group, HUGS. Please remember to SAVE THE DATE: Dec. 14, 7-9PM, Topsfield Congregational Church. A screening of the film NEWTOWN, to honor those lost at Sandy Hook. Hope to see you there! Concealed Carry Bill in Congress now! This update … Continue reading News From MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence
Please Read this Important Message from the MA Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America: OK, MASSACHUSETTS - You know how you wanted to DO SOMETHING to reduce gun violence in our nation??? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE. We are told the U.S. House will vote WEDNESDAY on Concealed Carry Reciprocity (CCR). This … Continue reading From the MA Chapter of Mom’s Demand Action – Concealed Carry Reciprocity