Stick-to-it-iveness: An issue of political viscosity


Sometimes it feels like progressive activism is the same as having a huge, pot luck dinner party where every dish goes untasted and everyone leaves hungry and disappointed because they forgot they all brought food.Ah, the salad days of 2008! How I miss them. The progressive jelly was so thick and rich on the good… Continue reading Stick-to-it-iveness: An issue of political viscosity

A Generational Moment


Al Gore's Global Energy Initiative"We're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the planet. Every bit of that has to change.""Today I am challenging our nation to commit to producing 100% of our electricity from renewable energy and truly clean carbon free sources within… Continue reading A Generational Moment

Something New Comes Along


Just when I think there is nothing left to be old, something new comes along.I wonder what creates a memory. When I wake in the morning, and there is nothing left to hold, nothing new to see, to comprehend, to learn, when there is nothing left to remember about time, will I really be awake… Continue reading Something New Comes Along