Monthly Archives: February 2017

Thanks, Leo. I needed to read that post.

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Finding balance is hard. Striving for self-improvement is hard. I bet I’m not the only person who has a hard time balancing work, personal growth, maintenance of mind, body, spirit, and surroundings, creativity, and resistance (or, put more positively, activism). Shoulding on myself So I end up telling myself: I… Read more »

Court Rejects Trump’s “Because I Said So” Argument

Today, February 9, 2017, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the Trump Administration’s request to reinstate the January 27 Executive Order that barred people from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the United States. The court ruled that the government had not proved its case. Legal issues in a nutshell The… Read more »

McConnell Pulls a Trump by Silencing Senator Warren

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R. Ky.) has issues. Maybe he needs to become a little more secure in his masculinity. Based on his conduct in the Senate on February 7, 2017, I’d say he seems to have trouble with women who speak forcefully. That’s when McConnell persuaded the Senate to… Read more »