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 …

Join the emergency DACA walkout and rally at the Tivoli Quad, 11AM, Auraria campus, tomorrow (Feb. 5)

The authoritarian in the White House plans to attack those who were born in this country, extract them from their families, schools and communities, and send them back to places where they never lived. Given protest from below, Obama brought dreamers out of the shadows on the promise that America would not then turn on …

Korbel Faculty and Staff Open Letter against Trump, Nazi, KKK violence

Trump is an odious racist and authoritarian, from his KKK youth to his latest pardon to Arpaio being but another example of hatred for the rule of law and adoration of Nazis. David Duke and Richard Spencer tweet him love notes. Duke and Spencer are also in love with Russia, styling Putin “the greatest white …

Red ass, requiem

1. Red ass The KKK leader in Charlottesville car that killed a woman the Nazi driver Nazi flag bearer salute salute the red-faced red-ass WhiteWhiteWhite supremacy screams fire and fury no more trees at North Korea no angry monkey nuclear incineration has a face like Bannon/Trump 2. Requiem Heather A. Heyer run over in Charlottesville …

breaking news: unsurprisingly, war-ravaged white voters supported Trump against Clinton

Poor white people whose families were ravaged by 15 years of unending war frequently voted for Trump against Clinton. That is the theme of a new study – Battlefield Casualties and Ballot Box Defeat: Did the Bush-Obama Wars Cost Clinton the White House? – by Douglas Kriner and Francis Shen, two Harvard Ph.D.s, one teaching …

There is a river

Jesus, he said in his father’ church in Atlanta spoke of avatars in other flocks whose words in this life would awaken even Gandhi, he said in his father’s church in Atlanta many more spoke with Vinoba Bhave of farmer cooperatives fresh from being stabbed in Harlem fresh from India Bhoodan is that avatar Thich …