GELFAND’S WORLD - A hard piece to write, because it ultimately comes down to excitement over a wonderful production with only two performances remaining.
Prop 26: The Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth
GELFAND’S WORLD - My television set is full of ads supporting or opposing the dueling gambling initiatives on the ballot, known as Propositions 26 and 27.
Saturday's Congress, Everything You Need to Know About How LA Runs
GELFAND’S WORLD - As I mentioned in a previous column, we will be having the annual neighborhood council congress this Saturday, September 24.
Fight City Hall And Win: The Saturday September 24 Neighborhood Congress Will Be Online
GELFAND’S WORLD - Each year there is a citywide event for all neighborhood council participants and for members of the public who have an interest in our many topics.
Let's Get Divisive: Pull The Plug On Trump
GELFAND’S WORLD - The news media have been floating the question as to whether prosecuting Donald Trump would be too divisive.
Queen Elizabeth II and Finding the Common Lesson
GELFAND’S WORLD - It's been a long time coming. The longest reigning monarch in the history of the United Kingdom has died at 96.
Labor Day: What It Means and What It Ought To Mean
GELFAND’S WORLD - My opening story is from southern Kentucky and is from a couple of years ago.
Trump Era Captured in Exhibit 2A - Attachment F
GELFAND’S WORLD - Get The Picture? It's the defining moment of the Trump era.
Did He Steal The Top Secret Files, Intending To Peddle Them?
GELFAND’S WORLD - A hint or a clue: We will know that Donald Trump is seriously concerned over the top secret documents he kept in Mar a Lago if Republicans in the congress suddenly start talking about closing down the prison facility at Guantanamo Bay.
Who Are the Trump Supporters, and Who is their next Cult Leader?
GELFAND’S WORLD - Many people have said that Donald Trump is merely the symptom of an underlying malady, that the problems were there when he decided to take advantage of them and will continue to exist if he retires or is otherwise rendered incapable of running for reelection.
DONE: Grievance Process Has Flaws, Possible Lawsuit
GELFAND’S WORLD - It is my considered opinion that the City of Los Angeles is about to open itself to a libel action based on the conduct of the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment.
DONE and BONC Continue to Throw Their Weight Around
GELFAND’S WORLD - We've been discussing the rude way that the City of Los Angeles has been mistreating its neighborhood councils.
Al Gore’s Predictions Are Coming True
GELFAND’S WORLD - Back in the 1990s, I listened to Rush Limbaugh once in a while. One morning, he had Dixie Lee Ray on his show.
A Radical Thought On The Abortion Issue
GELFAND’S WORLD - In the congress, Republicans have violated taboos, traditions, and principles in order to prevent the Democrats from achieving legislative success, and out of all their skullduggery, we have the current Supreme Court.
Here’s How We Can Feel More Secure About Our Elections
GELFAND’S WORLD - One side says that the presidential election was stolen. Another side says that it was not.
Is This The Tipping Point For Trump?
GELFAND’S WORLD - Theoreticians and sociologists have figured out that some changes don't build up gradually, but hit all at once, hence the term "tipping point."
72 Million US Gun Owners: It Only Takes One Crazy Person With a Semi-Automatic Weapon
GELFAND’S WORLD - A dying father shielded his son from bullets, while politicians defended the right of the killer to buy them.
Trump's Full and Knowing Intent
GELFAND’S WORLD - Donald Trump did not preserve and defend the Constitution. He purposely endangered not only the public, but the Constitution itself.
How To Undo The Supreme Court Decision
GELFAND’S WORLD - Let's begin with this question: Is it even a bad thing that the Supreme Court has lost the respect of the American people?
If You Believe The Weather Report, Why Not The Reality Of Global Warming?
GELFAND’S WORLD - Let's start on a tangent, the invention of ice cream. I don't know exactly who first figured out how to mix cream and sugar and ground ice, but at some point there was ice cream.
Done Deal? Trading Ports O’Call for a Great Big Noisy Congested Outdoor Amphitheater
GELFAND’S WORLD - Let's suppose that you live in a normal residential neighborhood, and all of a sudden, a government agency announces that it is going to build an outdoor amphitheater to do Rock N' Roll concerts.