EDITORIAL : Vote in the Democratic Primary on August 15 for Doug Jones for U. S. Senate

August 9, 2017

Greene County Democrat

Doug JonesWe strongly urge all of our readers to vote next Tuesday, August 15, 2017 in the Democratic Primary for Doug Jones for U. S. Senate. This is a special election to fill the seat vacated by Jeff Sessions when he resigned to become Attorney General. This seat is currently held by Luther Strange, a Republican.
Doug Jones is a proven progressive candidate that can serve as a voice for all Alabama citizens in the U. S. Senate. Doug Jones when he served as U. S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, under President Bill Clinton, successfully prosecuted two of the Klu Klux Klansmen who bombed the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham.
Doug Jones is not afraid to stand up for a better multi-racial Alabama with fairness and justice for all. He wants to vote for quality, affordable health care, including a public option for all Alabamians. He supports…

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Save the ACA

March 24, 2017


A challenge for Janeites!

February 7, 2013

A challenge for Janeites!

This is a reading & viewing challenge during this 200th anniversary year for the publication of “Pride & Prejudice”. I chose to participate at the “Aficionada” level and will begin by reading the original novel.

February 7, 2013

The Novel World

Have you all seen this year’s Oscar nominated short  Paperman? Its a very sweet and charming romantic short film set in 1940’s New York. Watch it here if you have 6 minutes to space.

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London Children’s Book Swap

February 19, 2012

Hi, my name is Emily and I’m a bookaholic.

June 23, 2009

As first posts go, this won’t be high in quality or in word count as I hope futures ones will be.  As a voracious reader, this foray into writing feels much like walking the plank but I won’t set expectations on myself of a Pulitzer Prize anytime soon.  These will be ramblings about books, book clubs and writers.  Wish me luck!