You know that guilty feeling about your privilege that you get when walking by homeless people downtown? Maybe a guy asks you for spare change, and you feel kind of awkward whether or not you have it to give. You tell yourself “this is sad but there is nothing I […]
What are we supposed to do with this mess? Even if we could get MSNBC or Fox News to start telling the truth about our biggest problems, would their audiences listen?
Living in Washington State, particularly the Seattle area, I encounter a lot of people with liberal or somewhat progressive political views. But unfortunately, they aren’t very active in a political or community sense. They may go as far as a Facebook or Instagram post, expressing their displeasure with innocents being […]
Wolf-PAC Washington is making the final push to pass SJM8002/HJM4004, a free & fair elections resolution. They’re calling for an end to money in politics. There are other groups and proposals that claim to want the same, but what makes SJM8002 special is that it doesn’t require Congress to fix […]
In order to reduce the harm that the political system does to you, you need to at least be a voter.
Below is an excerpt from a letter I wrote in favor of HJM4004, which is a state resolution calling for a Free & Fair elections amendment. I’m a member of Wolf-PAC, a volunteer organization that is pushing such legislation as a way to get money out of politics. If you’ve […]
Now that we are crossing into 2019, politicians and their mainstream media shills are signalling their intent to ruin another presidential election. It doesn’t really matter what the right-wing is doing now, because neo-liberals are getting ready to fail no matter what. The first sign is the never-ending worship of […]
This is the list of demands that were tied to the widespread protests across France. I don’t agree with all of them, but I do agree with many. The wealthy would have you believe that they didn’t have any organization, but their goals were/are clear. In the sphere of economy […]
We’re destroying the planet. It doesn’t matter how much scientific evidence comes out to tell us this; we don’t stop. We can’t stop, as we are permanently stuck in the cycle of obsession over consuming things. Our own government released a report (on black friday to reduce its impact) that […]
Looking at mainstream media around the country, you would have no idea how many people are poor and living paycheck to paycheck in this country. But you will constantly see articles about Trump tweets and Russia. Yet none of these experts can understand why half the country doesn’t vote and […]