Category: News

A variety of news topics of interest to progressive thinkers in Connecticut

Victory! For Now – Deportation on Hold

Undocumented immigrant who took sanctuary in New Haven church granted stay of deportation   Nury Chavarria (center) of Norwalk hugs her daughter, Lindsay Chavarria (left) and son, Elvin Martinez, in a room where she is staying with another daughter, Hayley,…

STOP Deportation of New Haven Mom!

Hundreds Rally For Nury –by PAUL BASS | Jul 23, 2017 | New Haven Independent | PAUL BASS PHOTOS Chavarria makes appearance at Sunday night’s vigil. Clarice Yasuhara of Guilford. The plan was for Nury Chavarria to stay inside the church Sunday…

Can You Guess Where There Are a Lot of Foxes

The Cover Letter of a Fox Applying for the Job of Hen House Guard Posted By Andrew Knott on Jan 7, 2017 in RobotButt.com To Whom It May Concern, Please find attached my resume in response to the job listing on Farmjobs.com for a…

This Is Why — The Budget is Out of Whack

Union ad casts GOP leaders as ‘protectors of billionaires’ –By: KEITH M. PHANEUF | July 20, 2017– CT Mirror — The state’s largest healthcare workers’ union took some jabs Thursday at the top Republicans in the legislature, charging them in a new ad…

CRISIS — Care4Kids is being Destroyed

Update: Care4Kids Slots Continue to Decrease posted by Kayla Goldfarb – CAHS From May 2016 to May 2017, Connecticut continued to lose child care slots for low-income families and children, with more than 5,100 slots lost to cut backs in just one…