Peter Cavanaugh writes a weekly opinion column for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, CA. This week, he writes about the race between Rep. Tom McClintock and challenger Jessica Morse, who debate Sept. 23 in Mariposa.
Peter Cavanaugh writes a weekly opinion column for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California. This week, he reflects on the Trump rally in Great Falls, Montana, and notes how so many for so many years have been eager to fall in line behind someone.
Peter Cavanaugh, a columnist for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California, reflects on the latest developments from President Donald Trump and the Madera County District 5 supervisor election. Plus, happy 80th birthday to a friend.
Peter Cavanaugh, an opinion columnist for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California, says the November election in California’s Fourth Congressional District is a referendum about President Donald Trump.
“Banana Republicans” are helping President Trump tear apart America, Sierra Star columnist Peter Cavanaugh says. If only there were more Republicans in Washington like the ones Cavanaugh sees around Oakhurst, California.
Sierra Star columnist Peter Cavanaugh talks about what’s hardcore and gives six examples, including Michelle Wolf’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech, several recent actions by President Donald Trump and even action by Rep. Tom McClintock.
“Some people continue to defend trickle-down theories which assume that economic growth, encouraged by a free market, will inevitably succeed in bringing about greater justice. Meanwhile, the excluded are still waiting.” -- Pope Francis – “Evangelii Gaudium” (2013).
January started with “Flashback 2016” “Twitterdee Dumb” discussed the inauguration of Donald J. Trump. “Dog Catches Bus” noted a new total command of our national government by the Republican Party. “Obstreperous Obstinacy” marveled at the triumph of loyalty over logic. “Oakhurst Rising” saluted an historic turnout led by Oakhurst Area for Peace. “In This Together” recognized the advent of a new consciousness.
“December 7, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy--the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.” (President Franklin Delano Roosevelt War Message to Congress)
Surveillance footage shows a man stealing what is estimated to be $4,000 worth of merchandise from North Shore Boardwear in Oakhurst. The store is offering a gift card for anyone that provides a helpful lead.