Category Archives: Social Politics

Neocolonialism

Excerpted from an interview with Noam Chomsky conducted by David Barsamian for The Sun – Issue #462, June 2014 Barsamian: So if Israeli policies continue on the current trajectory, what do you see in that country’s future? Chomsky: Almost uniformly, … Continue reading

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Linford’s Open Letter to Members of the NRA

Like all of Linford’s letters, this one is melodic and soothing.  Like only a few, it is also humbling and painful, evoking the difficult work of self-reflection.  I have often wished to live only in the world that I imagine … Continue reading

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HEY FACEBOOK

When I say “guns AND mental health AND access to health care AND poverty” I *still* get people freaking out about the government taking away their guns.  WAKE THE FUCK UP AMERICA.  Try something.  Taking away *certain kinds of guns*, … Continue reading

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The AFA

Not sure of another organization that infuriates me as much or as often as the American Family Association.  Unless it’s their “lady” version, One Million Moms.  I’m baffled by those who actually give money to these groups.  As far as … Continue reading

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Religious Freedom is Not:

Hobby Lobby wants to get in between their employees and the health insurance companies to make sure that said employees can’t get coverage for birth control.  All in the name of “religious freedom”.  Religious freedom does not include controlling other … Continue reading

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Beer Bad

If you get the reference in the title I apologize.  Worst episode of the best show.  Meaning I’d still rather watch it than say, any episode of The Bachelor. And with that, I bring you The Airing of Grievances. The … Continue reading

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Too Busy to Blog?

I know, it sounds crazy.  I used to be able to spend hours getting into trouble all over the interwebs.  Life changes though and it has recently changed for the better.  The kids are in a fantastic school, I quit … Continue reading

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