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Taylor integrity and judgment very sketchy

This is the caliber of individual Taylor and fellow commissioner Bob Main want in charge of our nuclear codes. There is no way they should have any hand in choosing who manages our elections.

Gender bias in law enforcement deprives victims of justice

One of the most egregious examples of gender bias in the county arises out of the criminally negligent handling by the Coquille Police Department into the disappearance and murder of fifteen-year-old Leah Freeman.

State Senator exposes Rob Taylor lies

it is great news to decent people everywhere that the show has been canceled but there are no heroes in this story because all those named above enabled or participated in the crass, cruel, and unprofessional conduct exercised on that show by that host and his guests every Monday afternoon for way too long. Taylor promises to start a podcast by January 1 assuring his followers that he will not be silenced.

Victims not a priority with Coos County DA

Despite having ample evidence and in a move that is expedient for them and an obvious gift to the perpetrator but clear statement that the victim is not important reduced the charge to a violation. Yes, I can get restitution but am unable to obtain a no-contact order

Bob Main Misrepresents County in Comment to BOEM

To paraphrase someone who brought this to my attention, it’s one thing for Main to reveal his own ignorance but does he have to make the rest of the county look dumb?

Taylor and Main waste valuable resources while county goes broke

The glaring irony of Rod Taylor, who joined an assemblage of right-wing MAGA zealots at the US Capitol with the purpose and intent to oppose the continuing authority of the United States Constitution having the audacity to believe he is an authority on what is and is not constitutional cannot go unchecked.

BOC turns away from transparency

Transparency  and public participation  should be a cornerstone of government.   Tis requires citizens to receive timely notice of what matters government is considering.  In August  the Coos County Board of Commissioners {BOC}  adopted two resolutions through a process that undermined these principles. 

Can we disqualify Main and Taylor from holding public office

Main also provided campaign advice and guidance to the group whose members have been infiltrating nonpartisan positions from school boards to transit districts. Let’s not forget that Main uses his platform as a commissioner to bash opposing political views at commission meetings. Does this qualify as aid and comfort to the enemy? I personally think so and view Main as a threat to democracy.

Main and Taylor vote to violate state and federal law

“The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt.” ― Bertrand Russell

New Law Authorizes Lawsuits Against Private Militias

Under the new law, an individual or group of individuals harmed by militia activity can file a civil cause of action against those that harm them. The law also authorizes Oregon’s Attorney General to investigate, and if necessary, to ask a court for injunctive relief to stop militia misconduct. 

GLOBAL

Clarence Thomas & the Billionaire

Clarence Thomas & the Billionaire

For more than two decades, Thomas has accepted luxury trips virtually every year from the Dallas businessman without disclosing them, documents and interviews show. A public servant who has a salary of $285,000, he has vacationed on Crow’s superyacht around the globe.

Ten Things You Should Know About Socialism

Ten Things You Should Know About Socialism

We need to understand socialism because it has shaped our history and will shape our future. It is an immense resource: the accumulated thoughts, experiences, and experiments accomplished by those yearning to do better than capitalism.

DNC Mask HYpocrisy

DNC Mask HYpocrisy

Enjoy the video below where Glenn Greenwald excoriates Alexandria Ocasia Cortez for failure to wear a mask and her “tax the rich” evening gown at the NY Met Gala

LOCAL

State Senator exposes Rob Taylor lies

State Senator exposes Rob Taylor lies

it is great news to decent people everywhere that the show has been canceled but there are no heroes in this story because all those named above enabled or participated in the crass, cruel, and unprofessional conduct exercised on that show by that host and his guests every Monday afternoon for way too long. Taylor promises to start a podcast by January 1 assuring his followers that he will not be silenced.

Climate

Politics

Clarence Thomas & the Billionaire

Clarence Thomas & the Billionaire

For more than two decades, Thomas has accepted luxury trips virtually every year from the Dallas businessman without disclosing them, documents and interviews show. A public servant who has a salary of $285,000, he has vacationed on Crow’s superyacht around the globe.

Energy

Coos County