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Haiku Duet, Robbery Should Be A Crime

“You can get robbed at – gun point by thugs or at pen point – by politicians”

“Iowa’s Statehouse – a Koch Brothers nightmare from – which we must awake” 14 more words



This is quite simple.

This is a call to action.

There are 2 legislative bills happening that need to be stopped.

Federal Level: H.R. 899… 1,130 more words


The Last Four Movies

We’ve seen four movies in five days to cap off our annual Oscar whirl. I already posted about the terrific animated film, ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ 1,021 more words

Pop Culture

School Choice, It’s Common Sense?Installment 2: New Policy Networks Emerge

Johnston High School, in Austin, Texas was the first school in the state to be closed by the Texas Education Agency (TEA).  The closure and subsequent repurposing as Eastside Memorial High School at the Johnston Campus is an opportunity to witness the intersection of market-based reforms, racial identity, community history, gentrification, community organizing and educational decision making.  939 more words


Haiku Quartet: Sad, Bad Day In Iowa


1. “Republicans don’t – hear their constituents; they – hear the Koch brothers”

2. “Nobody but the – Koch brothers wanted to bust – Iowa’s unions” 21 more words


Haiku, Union Busting Blues

“Koch Brothers’ sold out – Statehouse pawns have just destroyed – the Writers’ Workshop”

Collective Bullshit (haiku) “Iowa’s brain dead – Republicans are puppets – of the Koch Brothers”