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James E. Garcia

James E. Garcia

COMMENTARY

In the GOP fight for the White House, the unvaccinated and children are collateral damage

By: - August 30, 2021

Some days, I don’t know whether to scream or cry about the surge of the COVID-19. The national death toll from the virus has now topped 616,000 — more people than live in Tucson, Milwaukee or Baltimore.  And experts say that, unless we take dramatic steps to curb the spread of the Delta variant of […]

COMMENTARY

For today’s GOP, democracy is no longer worth defending

By: - July 5, 2021

Make no mistake: Our democracy is facing its greatest threat in modern history.  The threat is not confined to the violent assault by thousands of supporters of President Donald Trump on the Capitol building that left one police officer dead, more than 150 others injured and temporarily stopped a Congressional vote to certify the 2020 […]