Posts Tagged ‘2017

Am I in a democracy (by which I mean free press) (by which I mean U.S.) any more?

11/19/2017

11/27/17 update: well, there goes one of my favorite magazines: http://fortune.com/2017/11/27/meredith-is-buying-time-inc-for-1-8-billion/   Hey devoted readers and passersby, Sorry for not being on top of the blogging.  On of many reasons being, you know, the election.  I took it seriously, did the homework, studied the debates.  and, you know, fucknut won anyway.  So then I went […]

Danica Roem

11/09/2017

  https://www.countable.us/articles/1396-historic-election-night-democrats  

cracked: some news: guns

10/08/2017

big water

10/03/2017

borders

09/08/2017

French artist JR erects a large piece on the Mexican side of the Mexican-US border near Tecate, CA. The following article is now out-of-date, but still provides useful information on the Dream Act 2017 that’s on the table and on what you can do to support DACA.

“There’s a Trump protest for everyone” (Colbert)

09/08/2017

Jimmy Kimmel on Trump, 8/15/17

08/16/2017

neo Nazis, Charlottesville

08/15/2017

Philadelphia

06/21/2017

So six people, out of 18, quit the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS, because they felt this current administration was refusing to listen to them and they felt they could provide more help from outside the administration, than within.  Much of this protest-via-resignation centered around the new Trumpcare AHCA bill; it’s  allowance of insurance companies […]

my America (part 2): O’Hare airport

04/10/2017

ok, so, it’s circulating around about a man being dragged off a plane, United Airlines, at O’Hare, today, 4/10/17. some time today, I heard a little bit of this on NPR.  The bit I heard didn’t seem empathetic to the man taken off the plane.  There was brief audio of screaming, and then a calm […]