Aretha: “Disturbing the Peace”

Disturbing the peace “Black people will be free. I’ve been locked up (for disturbing the peace in Detroit) and I know you got to disturb the peace when you can’t get no peace. Jail is hell to be in. I’m going to see her free if there is any justice in our courts, not because …

3:am magazine – “suffer the little children: Sessions zero-legality policy”

Please circulate this: https://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/suffer-the-little-children-sessions-zero-legality-policy/ The article is better with the photos that did not reproduce here. suffer the little children: sessions’ zero-legality policy By Alan Gilbert. Hearing the voices of children separated from their parents at the US border calling for their mothers and fathers in secret detention centers makes any decent person, in the …

The right to rest

This past Wednesday, I went to testify for the right to rest bill at Colorado State Legislature – this is a bill which would enable people to sleep in their cars without being rousted or ticketed or arrested by the police, to feed people in public (some churches still do this though it is outlawed), …

Circle

November 25, 2017 As I hurried across campus early to a gathering on a brightbrightSaturday Otto Braidedhair first of the runners waves me over gets out the beautifulbue Cheyenne flag white rectangle 4 spike directions a campus once of John Evans Methodist butcher John Chivington at Sand Creek today a site of healing Provost Gregg …

Rabbi Arik Ascherman at Korbel Thursday at 5

Rabbi Arik Ascherman has joined with and defended Palestinians, particularly the hundreds of year old life-giving olive trees against depredations by the settlers, has been attacked last year by one with a knife, has been arrested (for being a human being) by the IDF, and is a man of great moral and spiritual courage will …

Time for all of us to kneel at the Anthem

I detest the term: “unAmerican.” But there is such a thing as genuine courage and patriotism. And the resentful orange toupee is now intent on making a Charlottesville of sports… *** Bob Maxwell of the Oakland A’s, from a military family, a rookie catcher, took a knee last night. And the Jackson Jaguars (even the …