Monthly Archives: February 2022

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Feb 27, 2022 Newsletter

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Guest column: No, not everyone’s racist; but racism yet exists

Originally published in the Index-Journal, Feb 26, 2022 As an avid reader of history, I’ve grown to appreciate the complex and sometimes messy story of our country. So when historical treatises like Critical Race Theory and the “1619 Project” motivated … Continue reading

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Feb 16, 2022 Newsletter

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Monuments & Heritage

Our local Representative vigorously defended the Confederate Monument that sits outside of our courthouse in the name of history and heritage. The history that he and others don’t want to be remembered, as seen in legislation being pushed through Columbia … Continue reading

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Corporate Greed Behind Today’s Inflation

Messages like below are coming out from Republican legislators all over the country. Each one focuses on the problem of inflation, blames Biden, and provides no SPECIFICS as to what Biden did to “cause” inflation. The reason why they dodge … Continue reading

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Breakfast Meeting Feb 2022: Bill Kimler speaks about being a living kidney donor

Earlier in January, Chairman Bill Kimler donated his kidney to his aunt. He spoke with the GWCDP about this experience, shared how this topic incredibly became political just in the past few weeks, and provided some facts about the need … Continue reading

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Breakfast Meeting Feb 2022: Mandy Lloyd

Mandy Lloyd is a Chemistry teacher at Greenwood High School and a passionate advocate for teachers all over the state. She’s an activist with SC for Ed and delivered one of the most compelling talks we have ever been witness … Continue reading

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Breakfast Meeting Feb 2022: Catherine Fleming Bruce, candidate for US Senate

Catherine Fleming Bruce is running for US Senate from South Carolina. She stopped to speak with the Greenwood Democrats about her platform, her experience, and her campaign. She also fielded a number of questions from the members in attendance. catherineflemingbruce.com … Continue reading

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Breakfast Meeting Feb 2022: Chair Bill Kimler with Party updates

Chairman Bill Kimler opened up the February Breakfast meeting with updates including: New literature available, especially details about the “Defund Public Education” bill, S.935. The first printed & mailed newsletter Community Care Movement & the City vs County food drive … Continue reading

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