Day: June 24, 2008

Strategery

I’ve been thinking for a long time about what would be most effective in helping us make progressive change.  There are probably a lot of answers to that question, but lately what keeps coming up for me is this: we need to…

Crazytime!

“Bilbo was meant to find the Ring. In which case, you were also meant to have it. And that is an encouraging thought.” – Gandalf, the movie version. The above phrase is what I comfort myself with when I wonder…

Odds and Ends

As usual, too much good stuff to write about and not enough hours in the day. Since Torts calls, I give you a link round-up: Various writers tackle women and work. Some of my favorite excerpts: Dana: Over the course…

Let This Be a Lesson

Just in case anyone is somehow surprised by this, let me explain very carefully: if you take a man who was fired from being a radio host for saying racist and misogynistic things, and give him a new job as…

My Mourning Dress Is Tight

Tree hugging, maple syrup loving, beaver cuddling Cannuck that I am, I should probably refrain from commenting on American politics, but I am so irritated that I cannot stand it anymore.  All over the blogosphere, HRC supporters are declaring themselves…