7 months, 3 weeks ago
Come Home America
by Joe Scarry
I have just returned from the World Nuclear Victims Forum in Hiroshima.
The big lesson from this gathering is: “We are ALL hibakusha!” What does this mean? 603 more words
8 months, 2 weeks ago
It is common for people who have an alcoholic in the family to dread the holidays.
They try to imagine the joy and celebration, but in their heart they know what’s really coming is just the next episode of drunkenness. 434 more words
8 months, 3 weeks ago
Since we’re being given a taste of what can happen when parts of the U.S. federal government are shut down, let’s talk about having a real party: how about shutting down all those military bases? 491 more words
9 months, 2 weeks ago
Today we observe Indigenous Peoples Day (heretofore “Columbus Day”).
I wish that today I could point to some full-blown writing and activism that I have already done about Indigenous Peoples. 1,262 more words
10 months, 2 weeks ago