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A Reflection on the word "Apostle"

This reflection originated out of a request from The Commons to talk on my favourite apostle. 

The New Testament describes the way Christ’s disciples become apostles. 447 more words

Jesus

Rise of the Local

There have been two major and very similar policy platforms announced by the organization The Movement For Black Lives and the Green Party. While The Movement For Black Lives focuses on, well, Black lives, a lot of the policies it puts forth especially around economic justice are ones that would benefit all people (except those wealthy few currently controlling the economy and government). 2,100 more words

Administrative Law

Beyond a Contract: Envisioning the Internet as Part of the Commons

Municipal broadband advocates in Washington state, including Socialist Alternative Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant, have made me a very happy woman by properly executing… 1,234 more words

Administrative Law

Overkill

They built the stage and you came.

Wish your fill.
Mine salt for your visionary tears.
Let them spill in the trenches
And build banks of rage. 39 more words

Politics

Soul food 555 @ The Commons, Thonglor, Bangkok

During the almost two years that I lived in Bangkok, Soul Food Mahanakorn was one of the restaurants that I not only enjoyed the most, but visited the most frequently and when I learned that they had opened a second, smaller restaurant… 283 more words

Bangkok

god-less

God of the mind in a stupid man
Is a restless demon in his hands.
No more, no less, the same effect
Where a godless fool, in kind, reflects.

Politics

10 Things I love about blogging

10 things I love about blogging (mostly all of you)

Dear friend,

These are just a few things I love about blogging. I may add some things later. 104 more words

Memoir