Rob Okun

White working-class men may be just the voting bloc to help defeat Trump

“Working-class white men supported Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton by 71 percent to 23 percent… Why?
—Robert D. Francis, “Him, Not Her: Why Working-Class White Men Reluctant About Trump Still Made Him President of the United States” in Socius journal, 2018…”

Rob Okun
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Z Net, Sentinel News, WestSide Gazette
Date: February 28, 29, March 1,4,2020
687 Words

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A call to men to join Women’s March

“It’s not too late for a Men’s New Year’s Resolution: to show up in even greater numbers at this year’s Women’s March than ever before. Wherever they’re being held in Washington, DC or Anchorage, Alaska, let’s encourage men to march for gender equity, and to transform manhood…”

Rob Okun
Published in: Sierra County Prospect, Ms. Magazine, Z Net, Mass Live, Amherst Bulletin, Daily Hampshire Gazette, Bainbridge Island Review, Greenfield Recorder, Advanced Local Media, Counterpunch
Date: January 7,8,17,2020
698 Words

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Father’s Day and a woman’s right to choose

“The old bumper sticker, “Keep Your Laws Off of My Body” isn’t old and isn’t a bumper sticker…”

Author: Rob Okun
Published in: Like the Dew: A Progressive Journal of Southern Culture and Politics, The Broward County Florida Westside Gazette, Women E-News, Glenwood Springs Colorado Post Independent, Los Angeles CityWatch, Camas Washington Post-Record, Greenfield Massachusetts Recorder, Bainbridge Island Review, KSKE Colorado Ski Country FM, New Mexico Grassroots Press
Date: 2019, June 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 24
675 words

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