Some Quick pre-cpac video and thoughts

Thanks to the support of readers (and the insistence of DaFamily that gall bladder operations tomorrow at 11 AM or no I was to go) I am able to type this at the Gaylord National Harbor on Tuesday evening before CPAC starts. As normal I ended up finding my first interview in an interesting place, … Continue reading Some Quick pre-cpac video and thoughts

The Social Justice War on Blacks and Browns

by baldilocks From the University of Washington at Tacoma Writing Center: STATEMENT ON ANTIRACIST AND SOCIAL JUSTICE WORK IN THE WRITING CENTER The writing center works from several important beliefs that are crucial to helping writers write and succeed in a racist society. The racist conditions of our society are not simply a matter of bias or … Continue reading The Social Justice War on Blacks and Browns

Are Liberals Helping Trump?

Jeffrey Medford, a small-business owner in South Carolina, voted reluctantly for Donald Trump. Medford should be a natural ally for liberals trying to convince the country that Trump was a bad choice. But it is not working out that way. Every time Medford dips into the political debate — either with strangers on Facebook or … Continue reading Are Liberals Helping Trump?

Norma, Olivia, Natashia and a Protest in Fitchburg

At the last minute my scheduled extra shift was cancelled and I found myself able to briefly attended the anti-abortion protest in Fitchburg which while part of a series of national protests for defending planned parenthood was delayed a week by winter storms. In the seven years that Planned Parenthood has been in Fitchburg there … Continue reading Norma, Olivia, Natashia and a Protest in Fitchburg