The election is over! This independent Candidate received 1,762 votes in District 22 (Broward and Palm Beach Co.)
NEW TIMES (written
by Award Winning Journalist BOB NORMAN in his
article The Xuna Xone on October 3,
- "You might not know
Juan Xuna from Xanadu, but he should be your
- " He panders to no one and serves as a
tool for no special interests, which is one
reason he stands a snowball's chance in Boynton
Beach of winning"
- " So enter with
me, if you dare, the Xuna Xone, where political
decency lives and common sense and logic doom
campaigns to obscurity"
- " He quit
his job as a software executive in January to
run for office and spent 75 days in parking lots
and beaches gathering the 2165 signatures he
needed to qualify as a candidate"
September 11, as he sees it, made it clear that
we need to foster better relations in the Middle
East, primarily by ending what he calls
"total support" of Israel. He believes
that, if there is ever to be peace in the
region, Israel must become a true democracy --
rather than a theocratic state. OK,
that alone will cause him big problems. You lose
the Jewish vote, you suffer."
not coming from any religious slant, mind you.
In fact, he's brave enough to openly run as an
atheist (bye bye, Christians). He is calling to
tighten immigration standards (liberals,
farewell). And he's stumping to end the embargo
on Castro (hasta la vista, Cubanos). He
believes strongly in the development of
alternative and renewable energy sources. He
supports steep oil and gas taxes to discourage
consumption and believes in extensive national
conservation and energy policies to free us from
our dependence on the Arabs, help the world
toward a path of peace, and clean up the
environment (so much for an endorsement from big
we are unable to get peace in the Middle East,
[Bush] is trying to distract Americans to show
that we are doing something," Xuna says.
"Saddam Hussein is a danger to society, but
going into a war with Iraq is extremely
dangerous -- not only to our soldiers but to a
lot of people in the Middle East. We have to
clean up our act in the Middle East and not jump
into a war."
the only local politician out there making that
stand. And that's why he has my vote in
November. If you oppose this war, he should get