Frances Johnson

Girl Power

This past Tuesday, Mar. 22, BuzzFeed News released a video called “Trump vs. Obama:  Talking About Women.”  The news source compiled clips from both politicians that showed them publicly talking … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Three candidates left

The Republican primary is now down to three candidates:  Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich.  Florida Senator Marco Rubio dropped out of the race on Mar. 15 after he … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Local man debunks legend of “Finger Lakes” name

Michael Brewster’s curiosity about the history of the Finger Lakes began with the question of why Oneida Lake, just east of Syracuse, is not a part of the Finger Lakes. … Continue reading

March 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fleeing to Canada

By now, it shouldn’t surprise you when I say that I watched almost the entirety of the Super Tuesday coverage this past week.  Election season is like my version of … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why I vote

I come from a politically-charged and aware family.  My parents have been discussing politics with me since we moved back to the U.S. in 2000.  English wasn’t my first language, so … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · 1 Comment