Despair & Hope in a Silent Spring

Let us speak of this Fable for Tomorrow. The winds of change that bring our sorrow - the future gains from which we borrowed, these wells -- are dry. The arid creep - that slippery slope It's steep. Slick with oil, this barren soil - did we really toil -- so hard for ash? For [...]

By |April 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Native Nations Rise

Today, hundreds if not thousands marched through the freezing rain and hail in the streets of Washington DC in protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline and the murderous colonial and militant corporatism used to torture both people and planet in the name of profit. As noted on the Native Nations Rise website: "The Standing Rock [...]

By |March 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Make DC a Sanctuary City!

This evening, Mayor Muriel Bowser hosted a Budget Engagement Forum in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of DC. The goal, as outlined on her site is to "give residents the opportunity to share their values and priorities with the Mayor before the budget is finalized." Mayor Bowser has previously stated, as recently as late January, that [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments