Our Climate Crisis Is an Education Crisis Editorial 25_03.
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Perry’s ‘Texanity’ Explained – OtherWords. “[Perry] is going to shrink government until it fits into a woman’s uterus.”
A Texas-Sized Plan for Nuclear Waste | Mother Jones. We already have a large radioactive dump site, its called Texas Tech University.
We trade in the responsibilities of democratic citizenship for the pleasure of a superfan’s enthusiasm by simply backing whatever is being pushed by the political Michael Jordan we like.
Between Despair and Hope: MLK, Obama and War | CommonDreams.org. Medea Benjamin
Kay Steiger: It’s Not So Easy. [her header pic for this blog is awesome.]
Remember last week when Hillary Clinton stood in front of the world and defended access to reproductive health care as a “basic right”?
“If we believe that human rights are women’s rights and women’s rights are human rights, then we cannot accept the ongoing marginalization of half the world’s population,” Secretary Clinton said one week ago today. “We cannot accept it morally, politically, socially, or economically.”
Bullshit like this is why we need a public option, in my opinion.
Even Kleenex’s are gendered now.
“You might hear there is war. People are killed. Acid poured into faces of girls. Every day there is bombing, rocket shelling, torturing. But the women of Afghanistan get up in the morning and say goodbye to their family and go to work and go to the learning center. They found out that this is the only way they can stop the problem. They must be educated. And they are learning. And they are not afraid.”
The 21st Century Color Line | CommonDreams.org. by Amy Goodman
Ye Shall Inherit | CommonDreams.org. on SEIU
Apocalypse Ciao: Let the End Times Roll | Mother Jones. Intro made in Texas, of course.
Hondurans Pour into the Streets Demanding Zelaya’s Return | CommonDreams.org. From vandal contributor Medea Benjamin.
Untold Truths About the American Revolution | The Progressive. by Howard Zinn.
“We Bring Fear” | Mother Jones. We need to start doing investigative work for vandal as soon as we get going. Daniel would have published this story six months ago.
Op-Ed Contributor – I Must Go Home to Iran Again – NYTimes.com. By Marjane Satrapi [I really want a few of her graphic cartoons for the next vandal!]
Jezebel – Broadsheet Writer: Confessional Journalism Not New, Not Bad For Women – Female confessional journalism. Follow up to yesterday’s links. [I’ll post more on what I think about all this soon]
Jezebel – 3 Reasons Sarah Palin Was Good — And Bad — For Women In Politics – sarah palin resignation. But she’s still batshit crazy.
Whoohoo Sarah Haskins!