A protest without confrontation is not a protest, and a protest that gets permits to march in the streets is a parade.
Between the defeat of Jeremy Corbyn and the coup that ousted Evo Morales, I have been quite close to giving into hopelessness and despair. Then I got a belated Christmas gift. On Boxing Day, Cornel West made a visit our shared hometown of Sacramento to have a socratic dialogue. Cornel West is up their withContinue reading “A Socratic Dialogue with Cornel West, And Why The Left Needs to Be About Love!”
Remember Persepolis? The little girl from Iran we read about as teenagers? Well, she’s a real person by the way, And so are the thousands in Iran set to die. Soliders and civilains both have the same color of blood, The same goes for Americans and Iranians. Be proud of being born on the dirtContinue reading “Iran, a poem 🇮🇷”
The election of Bernie Sanders would not just be a boom for democracy, it would be the ultimate and final victory of the Occupy movement. The 2010s were a decade that was defined by Occupy, the camp beginning in 2010 and its effects carrying on well into 2011 as well as the beginning of theContinue reading “Occupy The White House, The Decade of Resistance”
What is redundant is the time wasted arguing about what is or is not “socialism.”
Whether you love Robert’s Rules or hate them, it cannot be denied that those who know Robert’s Rules have an advantage, both inside and outside of DSA spaces.
Nancy Pelosi botched this impeachment because she ignored all of Trumps genuinely impeachable offenses in order to protect Joe Biden.
20 years in hell. 6 months in purgatory. Our was it just 1 month in county jail? Time means nothing when your in shackles Even though it is all they give you. The filth and grime on the bottom of my bare foot replaces any dignity I had. And the cold, do not make meContinue reading “20 Years In Hell”
Some say reading theory is not as important to organizing as direct action. This way of thinking is both rightwing and capitalist.
If Bernie’s anger bothers you, then I question your integrity
Despite Warren’s poor performance at the debate, I predict that both Warren and Bernie will be in the race until the conclusion of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.
Here we are, Another conceited notion At hope for humanity. Wrapped in delusion And on the other side ignorance. Where heart doesn’t exist there is only stone. No one cares when you break stone, No one should. Stone has no use except for building, Heart brings us family, light, and love. But who cares aboutContinue reading “Conceited Notion”
In a recent article Joel Bliefuss commented on the Democratic Socialists of America’s 2019 Convention. While the article maintains a positive tone, Bliefuss misinterprets one of the convention’s most important resolutions.