Author Archives: Middleoftheleft

Practice What You Preach

At the end of the February 1, 2016 Ann Arbor City Council meeting, Councilmember Sabra Briere wanted to alert people to a couple of bills that are being introduced in Lansing.  She said that she was working to bring a … Continue reading

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Let Them Drink Champagne!

By now you all have heard about the Flint, Michigan water crisis.  The outrage most of us feel can’t even be quantified.  If this was a proposed TV movie of the week, Hollywood probably would have ignored it because the … Continue reading

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Trumping the rights of the community as a whole

Here we go again.  Ann Arbor is once again being sued over the footing drain disconnect program.  A small group of residents who hate their sump pumps are accusing the city of implementing an unconstitutional program that is an abuse … Continue reading

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Let the Theocracy begin!

I think that the Ann Arbor City Council has collectively lost their minds.  At the Tuesday September 8, 2015 council meeting¹ they considered and affirmed a resolution that mixes religion into our local politics.  The whole thing has me ticked … Continue reading

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Pot Calling the Kettle Black

By know you have heard about all the ruckus that Donald Trump has brought to the Republican Party.  Most people believe that he will crash and burn sometime soon, but I don’t.  I think that if everyone continues to ignore … Continue reading

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