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Banksters and Gangsters: Growing Wealth Inequality

Stats on wealth inequality get a bit hazy, as stats can be. Back when we were protesting with Occupy Wall Street, the wealth inequality number that I remember citing wasn’t about the 1%, it was that 20% of the U.S. 299 more words

Power And Exploitation

Hong Kong's Pan-Democrats Won't Be Divided By Chinese Trick, Nathan Law Says

Hong Kong Free Press
Jimmy Choi reports

2016-12-04 HKT 17:03

Pan-dems won’t fall for permit ‘trick’: Nathan Law

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Lawmaker Nathan Law said on Sunday that he doesn’t think the pan-democrats will allow Beijing to split the camp with its move to allow a number of previously-banned opposition figures from applying for home return permits once again. 266 more words

How does love work when we are called to fight?

As you can probably imagine, I’m having a hard time getting back to novel-writing. The hours pass quickly as I read article after article, click share, post thoughts, reply to thoughts, and delete or edit some of those #Ishouldhaveknownbetter replies . 745 more words

The Contemplative Way

The Goy Has Defiled The Temple

A few days ago I wrote about an appearance made by Christopher Bollyn at Brooklyn Commons, and the fallout from this event. While this incident is rather puny in the grand scheme of things, there were some interesting themes to be explored, such as “safe spaces” and freedom of speech. 258 more words