Conceited Notion

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”

What The ‘Democratic’ in DSA Actually Means

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.

Love Trumps Hate, Unless You Are Bernie Sanders

The same people who were tweeting #LoveTrumpsHate and #StillWithHer were publicly praying for a man’s death.

Marx is my Jesus

Recently at a socialist night school I attended on Imperialism a fellow student said that Marxism, “denies people the sense of spirituality they need to become truly enlightened and gaining the ability to truly unite as one.” First of all, that’s bullshit. Second of all, no. Third of all, what!?. Copping to my bias here,Continue reading “Marx is my Jesus”

Sacramento County Board Member Susan Peters, An Unethical Legacy

Sacramento County Board member Susan Peters, a republican, has announced she will not seek reelection in 2020, effectively ending her 15 year tenure on the board. Unknown to many, Susan Peters was fined just short of $10,000 by the California Fair Political Practices Commission in 2016. Her crime? She voted on property development that sheContinue reading “Sacramento County Board Member Susan Peters, An Unethical Legacy”

In Defense of The Internationale

Sing the Internationale and remember, sing it to express not to impress! 😉

Reading A Book Alone In The Redwood Forrest, a poem

Reading a book alone in the Redwood Forrest On the observational scale, I do sit here in the redwoods in lotus pose, with a copy of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance on a stack of logs next to me. What is the catch? Is that but the paranoid disillusionment of the redneck hippiesContinue reading “Reading A Book Alone In The Redwood Forrest, a poem”

Electoralism and Reformism Are Not The Same Thing

Electoralism and Reformism are not inherently the same thing. One is about base building to build power, the other is about appeasing the powers that be.

What Place Do The Artists Have in Revolution? A Poem

What Place Do The Artists Have in Revolution? PRODUCE! Must produce content! For fame, For a following, Quite literally and painfully so, thanks to the stench of both words. To produce is to manufacture, To manufacture is to produce. The workers are the ones who produce, So the artists, the writers, the creators, we areContinue reading “What Place Do The Artists Have in Revolution? A Poem”

#Breaking: Hickenlooper Drops Out

John Hickenlooper, former CO governor, has dropped out of the 2020 Democratic party primary. Hickenlooper is the 2nd candidate to drop out of the primary, the first was California congressional representative Eric Swalwell, who dropped out in early July. Hickenlooper never polled higher than 2% and his only claim to fame was getting booed ofContinue reading “#Breaking: Hickenlooper Drops Out”

Liberal Identity Politics Are Dehumanizing

Recently I saw an article in the Los Angeles Times that actually used the following phrase, “The coveted black women vote.” Before I begin my tangent let me start by saying I am hesitant to even use the term “identity politics.” I feel that the term is used more often than not to silence theContinue reading “Liberal Identity Politics Are Dehumanizing”