From Mobius: The Journal of Social Change, Fall, 2013
Every weekday at noon, citizens gather at the Wisconsin State Capitol to sing.
And face arrest.
They are unbowed because ...
Wednesday, August 7th, was a very strange day in my formerly wonderful state of Wisconsin. My friend and I went to Madison to shop, visit the State Capitol at noon to sing, and then we were probably ...
"If you're looking for role models, don't look for politicians. Look for these people out there protesting every day. I think it's great we're finally 50 years later seeing a crackdown on folk music.
In 1940, Woody Guthrie wrote a song about Jesus Christ. In it, he describes Jesus as a carpenter, who helped the sick, poor, hungry and hurt. He describes him as a man who trumpeted the poor, who ...
And it has little to do with mediation.
Monday started for me with some internet job searches and a surprising phone call. It was a producer from CNBC who had seen some quotes I had in an article ...
In my earlier diary, I mentioned this change as a rumor, hoping it was bad info.
Well, it's not! FUCK.
That's two. I wonder about Denver next...
Shouldn't we get organized on this stuff? I ...
Gov. Rick Scott (Andrew Innerarity/Reuters)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott says that he's "absolutely not" targeting minority voters in his purge. Apparently it's just pure coincidence that 58 percent of ...
I meet you all the time. You hate Obama. You hate gay people. You hate black people, immigrants, Muslims, labor unions, women who want the right to make choices concerning their bodies, you ...
I consider myself so lucky.
Yesterday, I had a retirement exit interview after 40+ years of service at my company. I retired with about 80% of the income I had when working (counting my defined ...
There was a comment in a diary yesterday which I viewed as yet another instance of "all you atheists STFU and let the decent God fearing Americans hold the floor and control the discussion". That ...