I can’t believe we’re halfway through March.
t r u t h o u t | Why I’m Not Now and Have Never Been the Democrats’ “Rush Limbaugh”. By: [I’m not going to give it away, you can guess and look for yourself…]
t r u t h o u t | Idiot Wind. Idiot line-up: Glenn Beck—-Chuck Norris—-Jim Robinson—-Sean Hannity—-Newt Gingrich—-John McCain—-David Brooks—-David Frum—-Rush Limbaugh…did he leave anyone out?
Together, We Save the Planet. By: Bill McKibben. Nation Forum: Hyper-individualism has damaged society, the planet and our private lives. We need a politics that calls us to work together.
Road Tripping Through Whitopia — In These Times. Rich Benjamin set out to write about race‚ and wrote about class instead. Searching for Whitopia: How the Whiter Half Lives out in June.
Stimulating Women? | The Root. President Obama’s stimulus package has been the centerpiece of his administration’s legislative efforts. But will his plan end up hurting women economically?
The Root’s Global Book List | The Root. Just in time for Spring Break…I need new books.
Lorraine Hansberry’s Gay Politics | The Root. Hansberry holds a special place in my heart. Fourth grade was all about African American history, ending with a large production. I got to write a poem about Hansberry to perform and play the piano through all of the songs [Lean on Me, We Shall Overcome, etc]. My elementary school was truly inspiring for all of the projects we were allowed to do instead of concentrating on standardized tests and textbook work.
The Associated Press: House defeats wilderness bill. House rejects bill that would protect 2 million acres as wilderness…assholes.
Fighting Back in America’s 30-Year Class War | CommonDreams.org. By: Jim Hightower [Texas represent!]
Blackwater’s New Frontier: Their Own Private Africa | Mother Jones. In my dream last night, I wanted to invest in Blackwater [now Xee] stock. There are two obvious problems with that: 1. me investing. 2. Blackwater.
Why You’re Not Sleeping – Forbes.com. I just love that HuffPo put this photo with it: