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Joe Hill--Not Forgotten

On November 19th, 100 years ago, Joe Hill was executed by the state of Utah. A fitting time to re-publish this post.

On January 10th, 1914, A Salt Lake City grocer (a former policeman) named John G. 596 more words


Das Sweatshirt

The recent distribution of Penn Class of 2017 sweaters has caused an eruption of violent struggle on Penn’s campus. While many of the tensions between juniors and seniors have long remained dormant, the ’17 sweaters have become a flagrant knitwear-based protest against the alleged tyranny of the Class of 2016.  376 more words


It's All Collateral Damage

The government must compensate for the damage they inflict. Oh: you think you know a better way to fix things?  Whiners claim they could just leave things alone, but the risk of the whole enterprise collapsing like drunken Jenga is too great.   824 more words

Petals of The Poppy

i. She loves me

Come, let us glorify the war dead.
No mention of wives sleeping in empty bed,
the rivers of tears mothers shed, 498 more words


Poor People Are the Enemy of the Middle Class

The best way for the middle class to defeat them is KILL THEM.

Several commenters have suggested alternatives.

Such ideas as

—  the pie will grow and there will be enough for all… 59 more words


Social Justice in Times of Crisis and Hope: Young People, Well-being and the Politics of Education

Barcelona-Social Justice-CfP-Final  link to brochure

Dear All:  For your interest…

You might be interested in the following conference that is being run by the Centre for Education, Training and Work in the Asian Century (RMIT University, Australia) and the Centre for Social Justice and Well-being in Education (Lancaster University, UK). 424 more words


More "free trade"

“Free trade” is increasingly like “free time”; they’re still stealing from you, but now it’s on your dime (or your time).

They’ve finally released the text of the… 540 more words