capitalism

Mutual Aid & Government Bullshittery (Latest Articles)

I've written a few articles in the past month about mutual aid as well as the ongoing systemic failures baked into this bitter loaf that is American capitalism. I'm including brief excerpts at the links below. To read the full articles, please click on the title of the article. It helps support these independent outlets [...]

By |2020-05-11T16:53:40-04:00May 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Love (And Mutual Aid) In the Time of Coronavirus

Washington, DC. Tuesday, March 17th 2020 I got an email from energy company Pepco today saying that they have "suspended service disconnections" and are "waiving new late payment fees through at least May 1..." When I called American Airlines yesterday in order to cancel my upcoming flights, they told me that I can call and [...]

By |2020-04-14T20:19:22-04:00March 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|9 Comments

Updates from Chile: When the Pain Becomes Greater Than the Fear, the People Can Not Be Placated

  Bolivia was too happy. Ideas that are but dreams here in the US are legislative realities in Bolivia, and that can not stand. Meanwhile, the echoes of U.S. imperialism plays loudly in the streets of Chile. You can not separate the past from the present, the military dictatorship we built from the neoliberal horror [...]

By |2019-11-14T17:07:40-05:00November 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Green Wars & Overpriced Smoothies

The original article was published in ROAR Magazine on July 5, 2019. In June, the Costs of War Project at Brown University’s Watson Institute of International and Public Affairs released a report titled “Pentagon Fuel Use, Climate Change, and the Costs of War.” Echoing previous reports on the link between the US military and climate [...]

By |2019-07-05T11:01:12-04:00July 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Bitter Ode To Coffee and Capitalism

bitter coffee in a white mug stained, much like me, from long days and jittery nights creamer in an overly bright container, contrasting my coffee and I - balancing on the lip, pouring into the abyss clouds of lactose free mimicking the out-of-favor milk maid, with a swirl and a swoop, the abyss turns a [...]

By |2019-03-19T16:54:43-04:00March 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments