A short story about a famous revolutionary’s murder.
The failure to easily depose the Venezuelan government symbolizes the growing failure of Neoliberalism.
A wise man once said “It’s wrong when it stops being fun.” Well, I have to ask myself, has it? Has pining over the right word and cadence lost its spark? What, except the dark cloud that seeps its invisible cloak on my psyche, Keeps me from putting all for the gods and earthly kindContinue reading “It’s Wrong When It Stops Being Fun, A Poem”
Self care is not the same thing as self indulgence.
The most powerful party in one of the world’s largest economies has gone farther left, and it’s about damn time.
Habit, my old friend, Or are you my enemy? You say habit I hear “monotony.” Someone else says it, And I hear “addiction.” Habit, you could make me a great man Or you could cause me to self destruct. Habit, you are helpful, But you can also be cruel. Habit, you be what I tellContinue reading “Habit, a poem”
Warren is right, Fox News gives a platform to vile racists. However by refusing their invitation she has cost herself some serious political capital.
A fearful night, and a burned bridge freshly smolders. Such is the life of a hopeless radical. Less sexy than a hopeless romantic, but more useful than a hopeless idealist. Two are ideal hands of the state, whose hands when pressed against us create our struggle. Our struggle, Our political struggle. The hopeless radical knowsContinue reading “The Hopeless Radical, a poem”
The left must make our program accessible, but “accessible” should not mean “dumbed down.”
“The poor deserve it!” Lies and slander. “The left hates…” Lies and slander. “The police protect and serve.” Lies and slander. “Your standard of living will only go up.” More lies, more slander. “Love is all you need.” More lies, more slander. “This is land of the free.” The biggest lie, the biggest slander.
Elizabeth Warren not only hurt Bernie’s campaign in 2016, she damaged her own reputation when she endorsed Hillary Clinton.