Inman Moore | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com Greater Pasadena's Free News and Entertainment Weekly Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:36:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 https://i1.wp.com/www.pasadenaweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/cropped-jgpw-512-px-copy.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Inman Moore | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com 32 32 136211528 Many have abandoned moral and spiritual values in support of Trump https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/02/15/many-abandoned-moral-spiritual-values-support-trump/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/02/15/many-abandoned-moral-spiritual-values-support-trump/#respond Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:00:14 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=101325 We, as a country, are experiencing passage into a place that, biblically speaking, resembles what we would say is what hell must be like. One might say, to use an old colloquialism, we are actually in “one meleva hess.” Many fundamentalist Christians who are opposed to extra-marital shenanigans, as well as lying, have “jumped into […]

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Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/01/25/remembering-martin-luther-king-jr/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/01/25/remembering-martin-luther-king-jr/#respond Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:00:22 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=100783 As I write these words I am thinking of one of our greatest citizens whose birthday we recently celebrated. He was a most courageous black man. He was an educated man, holding a PhD from Boston University. He was married to Coretta and they had three children.  His father was pastor of a church in […]

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One man’s love affair with Paris of the Pacific https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/12/28/one-mans-love-affair-with-paris-of-the-pacific/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/12/28/one-mans-love-affair-with-paris-of-the-pacific/#respond Thu, 28 Dec 2017 14:15:00 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=100171 I have been having a love affair that has been going on since 1963. I am not talking about my love affair with God, my wife of 70 years, the children, and our extended family. I am talking about my love affair with California, the San Gabriel Valley and, especially, Pasadena. For one thing, we […]

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Tax cuts now would prevent America from being as great as it can be https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/11/02/tax-cuts-now-prevent-america-great-can/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/11/02/tax-cuts-now-prevent-america-great-can/#respond Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:00:09 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=98804 I have often wondered why many intelligent wealthy and middle-class people voted for Donald Trump. They knew he was a liar, a racist and a sexist. They knew he often shortchanged his suppliers and builders in his development deals. Yet, with all this information, people still voted for him. What is going on here? The answer […]

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Pasadena political action group wields great power in local elections https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/08/17/pasadena-political-action-group-wields-great-power-local-elections/ Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:00:53 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=96856 T he name of the political organization known as ACT is not an acronym or initials of a larger name. ACT gets its name from its members, who do just that: They act, and their success in getting people elected is renowned.” While ACT is not affiliated with any political party, it has a definite […]

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A hard look at improving our homeland https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/07/20/hard-look-improving-homeland/ Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:00:43 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=96078 I was born into this experiment we call democracy on Sept. 8, 1925 in the tiny town of Pineville, Mississippi. When I was 17, and World War II was underway, I enlisted in the Navy.  In March of 1946 I returned to the United States after many months in the South Pacific. When I walked off […]

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Political identities are shaped by what we expect and receive from parties and government https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/06/22/political-identities-shaped-expect-receive-parties-government/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:10:59 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=95331 “I am a member of no organized party. I am a Democrat.”    These famous words were first spoken by Will Rogers, the cowboy philosopher and newspaper columnist of the 1920s who died in a plane crash in 1935 at the age of 55. Even today, or especially today, there remains much truth in Rogers’ words. […]

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No Greater Than Before https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/03/23/no-greater-than-before/ Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:00:08 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=92587 Trump and his followers yearn to ‘Make America White Again’

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Progress becomes personal https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2013/06/26/progress-becomes-personal/ Tue, 25 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2013/6/26/progress-becomes-personal A local minister remembers what it took to help desegregate Mississippi

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