Daily Archives: March 28, 2012

Rest well, Adrienne Rich

Very sad news: Poet and feminist writer Adrienne Rich passed away today. She was 82. Continue reading

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Breaking: Trayvon Martin a normal teenage boy

He used bad words! He maybe smoked pot! He was suspended from school for “truancy” and for being late a lot! He quoted rap lyrics on his Twitter account! Given these revelations, it was clearly ok for an armed stranger to stalk him on the street and shoot him in the chest, right? Continue reading

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