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Because I Can't Stay - Prose Moment

This is where I leave

Because I can’t stay

My mind packs dreams daily

Suitcase filled with aspirations

Yet, I still travel light

Prayer keeps me grounded… 127 more words


Henry A. Giroux | Thinking Dangerously in an Age of Political Betrayal

That is, there are no dangerous thoughts for the simple reason that thinking itself is such a dangerous enterprise.  . . . nonthinking is even more dangerous.   5,277 more words

Corporate Media Empire

Us? Them?

There’ve been quite a few accusations flying about, each “side” accusing the other of various shortcomings, failures, and sins.  The left is calling the right hypocritical, short-sighted, amoral, and a host of other things.  477 more words

Critical Thought

In Case You Missed it: Let's Think About Polyamory.

Happy Pride Month! Here’s a non-poetic piece encouraging solidarity and critical thought. Visibility is a hegemonic trap. Check on it!


via Polyamory: A Brief Call to Open-Minded Critical Thought and Solidarity

Herbert Marcuse/A Study on Authority

It’s not that I have anything particularly against philosophical texts. I’ve read Althusser, I’ve read Lenin, I’ve read Lukacs’s take on Lenin, I’ve even read Mao. 642 more words


This is Why you are Single

Romantic relationships are hard to maintain. Any long-term relationship takes commitment, time, and energy.  It really IS work – look at it as another job.  My perspective is that… 605 more words


On Skepticism

As someone who works full time, goes to school part time, plays music in a band for no time (aka spending almost as much time as a full time job, but losing money instead of making it!), and still has to find time do all the personal things in life that a person typically does, I admittedly spend far too much time reading people’s statuses on facebook. 1,506 more words