we’ve seen the downstream effects of too many people making those choices. [Read more]
If you’re a Terry Pratchett fan you’ve likely heard of Discworld. This is not that. [Read more]
To me, the abstract blow that came with victory for the guy I didn’t vote for in the presidential election has been followed by many concrete blows, steps down roads leading to places we don’t want to go as a nation, in terms of wealth inequality, human rights abuses, racism, healthcare injustice—the list is long and discouraging.
How many dishes on this map have you never heard of? [Read more]
Maybe that article hasn’t been offered to us because knowing what you might be doing but aren’t could give you a bad case of unproductive might-have-been-itis, [Read more]
Mass shootings tend to produce a lot of writing, but in the United States they also tend to produce a rise in stock prices for gun manufacturers who anticipate an increase in sales in response to discussions about tightening gun control. [Read more]
Iowa and Missouri can’t get enough of Bosnia and Herzegovina, apparently, and in Wyoming, the big draw is Thailand. [Read more]
I do not need my freedom when I’m dead.
I cannot live on tomorrow’s bread. [More….]