War on Terror/War on ISIS: History Repeats Itself

As the West and its allies continue their war on ISIS and whatever new bogeyman (Khorasan?) they can use to terrorize their citizenry with to make their violence and oppression look acceptable by comparison, I quote the words of my late friend and mentor, John Judge, who aptly predicted the government's response to the attacks … Continue reading War on Terror/War on ISIS: History Repeats Itself

Why I didn’t go to the biggest climate march in history (but probably should have)

Even though I have largely broken away from my youthful days of protest and resistance, I regret not attending last month's People's Climate March, billed by its organizers as "the largest climate march in history" with more than 300,000 marchers. Claiming that I was just too busy does not seem logical because what could be … Continue reading Why I didn’t go to the biggest climate march in history (but probably should have)