Monthly Archives: November 2016

Pin on this!

So, apparently, there is this thing going on where folks are wearing safety pins to demonstrate that they are allies. Word is that this idea originated in Britain post Brexit. What does it mean to be an ally? I’ve been … Continue reading

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Life after election 2016

That first morning I gave my 11 year old a pocket copy of the US Constitution. “Any president is just one person in a whole system of governance,” I said. I encouraged her to familiarize herself with the structure of … Continue reading

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On anti-democratic democrats

on 11/4, this post was composed and shared on Facebook. I’ve been quiet on politics for months and will resume my silent observation of this unfolding disaster after this diatribe: If Donald Trump wins, I hold the democratic party establishment … Continue reading

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