Wim Laven


Intentional or Incompetence—Voter Suppression Where We Live

“On October 15th, 2018 early voting in Georgia started. I arrived at my polling place at 1:56 p.m. and completed voting at 4:19 p.m. It is reportedthat county officials were not prepared for the turnout. That’s what I observed and experienced…”

Wim Laven
Published in: West Side Gazette, Bainbridge Island Review, The Journal Tribune, Chagrin Valley Today
Date: October 16,17,18,2018
904 Words

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Hurricane Trump, Season 2

“A year ago I wrote about the problems in Houston, I wrote with great frustration about political expedience, poor planning, and supreme errors in judgment coupled with selfishness, but things have gotten so much worse…”

Wim Laven
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Common Dreams, The Smirking Chimp, Radio Free, West Side Gazette, Press & Journal, Tacoma Weekly
Date: September 16,17,19,21,2018
691 Words

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Honestly Looking at Family Values

“A recent look at the GOP’s platform on immigration was quite heartbreaking; they want to break up and damage good families. I thought about the people…”

Wim Laven
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, Sentinel News, Post Independent Citizen Telegram, Bainbridge Island Review, Sierra County Prospect, Radio Free, West Side Gazette
Date: August 13,15,18,30,2018
691 Words

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