Kevin , is a long time student of history and world affairs. When asked where he stands politically, his typical response is he considers himself a lapsed Republican, an unrepentant Perotist, a failed Green and frustrated Democrat. He is an astute observer of the hijinks being played not only on both sides of the political aisle, but also with numerous NGO and activist groups across the US.
In brief, he grew up on a small farm, lived on three continents, worked for the US government in positions of special trust and confidence, been a business developer for some of the world’s largest accounting and tax firms, been involved with several start up technology companies, and worked as political consultant and activist. After living in Los Angeles, California, for the past 20 years, Kevin returned to his native state of Pennsylvania in late 2016 and currently resides in Lancaster where he enjoys an abundance of local agriculture, water (albeit somewhat polluted), and great rail transportation.
Alex Hagen-Frederiksen received a Bachelor of Arts in history from Millersville University in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where he studied a variety of topics including the history of Napoleonic France, Occupied Denmark in the Second World War, 19th and 20th Century Africa, and America in the Civil War. Alex is an active supporter of progressive causes in American politics, and volunteered extensively for Senator Bernie Sanders’ Presidential Campaign. He believes that American progressives should have a stronger voice in our political system in order to improve the livelihoods of all Americans. He currently resides in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
Donald A. Collins is a former US Navy officer, banker and venture capitalist, a free lance writer living in Washington, DC., and has spent over 40 years working for women’s reproductive health as a board member and/or officer of numerous family planning organizations including Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Guttmacher Institute, Family Health International and Ipas. Yale under graduate, NYU MBA. He is the author of From the Dissident Left: A Collection of Essays 2004-2013.