February 26, 2018 – Gun violence & student activism, second amendment history, “Tulsa Race Riot,” industrial hemp, criminal justice reform, OK legislators suppressing democracy — again. https://archive.org/download/liok28/liok28b.mp3 Links March for Our Lives 3/24/18 OKC | Tulsa Oklahoma congressman who owns rifle factory blames videogames and lack of Jesus in schools for Florida massacre Sen. James […]
Feb. 19, 2018 – Spotlight on citizen advocacy at the State Capitol with Mom’s Demand Action, Let’s Fix This and Oklahoma Conference of Churches. The House Chaplaincy program seeks to block diversity. Criminal justice reform is working. Hunger Free Oklahoma. https://archive.org/download/liok27/liok27.mp3 Hosted by Serena Blaiz. Theme music by Watermelon Slim, used with permission. Meme of […]
Serena Blaiz reports on bills to support and oppose, clean water activism, the OKC “election” and shares some musical parodies with political messages. Just another week in a city and state failed by its oligarchic rulers. https://archive.org/download/leftinok26/leftinok26.mp3 Links: Michael Brooks-Jimenez’ No Budget, No Pay petition Mark Davies: Oklahoma, Step Beyond Fossil Fuel Waterkeepers: Coal Ash […]
Tommy Hardin, Republican Representative, is NOT on board with Step Up Oklahoma plan, not even at the station
This is rather astounding. Republican Rep. Tommy Hardin is resisting the fast tracking of the Step Up Plan, and clearly calls it a plan to benefit the Chamber crowd, not the people, and that they are manipulating people’s fears for their own gain. More of this, please! STATEMENT: Rep. Hardin Comments on ‘Step […]
A change of name but no change in our position or direction. Left in Oklahoma with Serena Blaiz asks the political question of the week: What, exactly, constitutes “disrespect”?