It’s easy to tell if something is empowering. If something is truly empowering, those in power are doing everything in their power to suppress it. Voting. In the 2012 election wait times for largely minority dominated precincts were twice as long for white dominated ones. All those news articles on Gerrymandering and voter suppression aren’t […]
I hate to boil complex geopolitical problems into simple language, but… I think a lot of our problems stem from the fact that nobody gives a damn about anybody else. If something is good for the commons but the actors involved don’t get something out of it, it gets left undone. Just look at the […]
Everyone I know is brokenhearted. Such an achingly beautiful post from someone just two years older than me.
I know this isn’t the most politically correct thing to say but we Americans indirectly subsidize the universal healthcare of Canada and the EU and other places—by protecting their asses with our military.