Every election cycle in the United States, the Democrats and Republicans call third party voters, “the spoilers”. This name is used to vote shame voters into not voting for third party candidates and only casting their vote for the duopoly. Vote-shamers have the misguided idea that citizens are required to…


So You Want to Become a Nurse:

Fives Steps to Help You Prepare for a Career in Nursing


How to Celebrate, “The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa”-”Nguzo Saba”

The African American Holiday of Kwanzaa

How to Celebrate, “The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa”, “Nguzo Saba”

My family is a reflection of American society today. My family is multi-racial, and our religious views are varied. Members of my family include Catholics, Quakers, Muslims, Lutherans, Mennonites, Baptists, and Jehovah Witnesses. …


LET THEM EAT CAKE!… Our $600.00 worth of cake crumbs will hardly help citizens get through the winter.

This is a clip from an email I got today…Wow, the new COVID bill actually has money for Israel written into it. Not even kidding.

Attached is the full document. Here is…


Meet Republican Sarah Knauss Who Died at Age 119

It has been 47 days, 21 hours, 59 minutes, and 51 seconds since our last election. I made it through four, draining years. To celebrate this feat, I decided to take better care of myself to survive four more years of who knows what!

I was browsing the net to…


Young People Making a Difference…

There are many things I enjoy about young people. They see the world with fresh eyes and an innocent heart. They believe they can do the impossible. This is a story about 5 American, teenaged heroes, all young people who made a difference in their corner of the world:

The…


Dare to question the wizard even if it gets you kicked out of Oz-
Robin Laurain

Somewhere in our parent brains we have gotten the message that the only way to have successful children is to teach them to “fit in” and to be a part of the pack. We…


Five Ways People Use the Facebook Poke

You go to your Facebook wall and there you find about one hundred pokes from Facebook friends from around the world. So, you spend the next half of an hour poking everyone back because you want to be “polite”. You really don’t have to. …


The City of Lansing has many urban delights to offer visitors, as well as more serene activities, such as snowshoeing. Lakelands Trail State Park is located near Lansing, Mich., and is one of Michigan’s most active rail-trails. …

Robin Lea Laurain

Multi-generational grandmother, leftist, feminist, Lavender, Co-Chair of the Green Party of Michigan, world human rights activist. #BDS

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