I feel strongly passionate about, and in favor of, personally, Washington, the District of Columbia Statehood; animal rights, environmentalism, Liberal/Progressive Democratic Party causes, peace, pacifism, equal rights for the disenfranchised (down-and-out,) equal rights, human rights, basic rights, animal welfare, animal liberation, hugging trees, and very strict gun-control.
I am a hugely-avid, and enthusiastic supporter of Dennis (J.) John Kucinich, Luis (V.) Vicente Gutiérrez, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Sheila Jackson Lee, James (E.) Enos “Jim” Clyburn, Gwen S. Moore (Gwendolynne Sophia Moore,) Bill Bradley, Tom Barrett, Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Marcia L. Fudge, Virgil “Virg” Bernero, Vincent C. Gray, Elijah Cummings, Ed Towns, Carolyn B. Maloney, Barney Frank, Niki Tsongas, Paul Simon, Michael (S.) Stanley Dukakis, Walter Frederick “Fritz” Mondale, Carol Moseley Braun, Shirley Chisholm, Mike Richter, Julian Bond, John Robert Lewis, all Democrats. It is important for me to advocate for the use of, and increased funding for, Public Transportation. Personally, I use it; linking various transit, bus, van, para-transit, train systems (and agency/agencies,) etc. to one-another; each other, together. I am an animal-lover and a tree-hugger. Plants and animals are keen. Also, I like and am very fond of Ken Dryden (Kenneth Wayne Dryden, P.C.,) Liberal political party (Canada.) In Canada,
I admire the following political parties: Liberals, Greens, the New Democrats (the New Democratic Party,) Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada,. I support voting rights, affirmative action, welfare, homeless individuals’ rights, first nations peoples’ rights, immigrants’ rights, and serious consideration of statehood for each-and-every territory, holding, district of the United States of America that-of-which is not already a state. I am fluent in English language. I know some Spanish language and some American Sign Language language. I am eager to enhance all of my language skills. I enjoy studying all cultures, languages, geography, geology, ecology, environments, linguistics, sociology, political science. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Hope College, in Holland, Michigan, U.S.A.. Hope College is a private liberal arts institution of higher learning. I am from Glen Ellyn, Illinois; Wheaton, Illinois; & Wilsonville, Oregon. Also, I have spent a considerable amount of time in Holland, Michigan and Lake Oswego, Oregon.