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About karengrossman

I am a disenchanted Republican, fed up with elitist, boorish, backward-thinking, anti-education, divisive and unelectable candidates. I am blogging as a "new" Republican, true to the roots of the party, not beholden to billionaires.

Six Ways to Teach Your Kid to Vote

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Six Ways to Teach Your Kid to Vote

Years ago, “citizenship” was taught in elementary school. In the era of class-based standardized testing, such content has fallen by the wayside. Kids learn about elections from the media and random family commentary. The future of democracy depends on our … Continue reading

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Ballad of a New Republican

Make the country great again run by rich and white old men Wall Street governs Washington Can I get an Amen? He raises up a gold baton Cheers fill the stadium The crowd moves on as one Marching to the … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Announcement

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Primary Battles

It’s no secret that a good fight is good entertainment.  Somewhere along the line, however, fair competition became not enough for viewers. It’s no coincidence that NFL games are getting more violent and out of the referees’ control.  We are … Continue reading

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New York Values?

What are New York values?  Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz says Trump embodies “New York values,” and that the rest of the country knows what that means.  Enlighten me – I am part of the rest of the country, and I … Continue reading

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How to Win in 2016

  Don’t nominate a candidate who excludes female, Latin, and African-Americans issues from their stump speeches and platform. That didn’t work last time and it won’t work this time. That means if you nominate a divisive candidate, for example, you … Continue reading

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