There’s a Toxic Weed Killer on the Menu in K-12 Schools Across the US – Glyphosate has been found in over 70 percent of oat-based breakfast cereals served in US schools.
Creative Communities Are Addressing Social Isolation – Social connections are not just nice to have—they can significantly affect our health and well-being. Inspired by creative approaches abroad, communities across the United States are taking steps to reduce social isolation and increase residents’ sense of belonging.
Rashida Tlaib, the expletive, and respectability politics – Rashida Tlaib made me want to be part of that national moment, when women of color, immigrant, refugees, who grew up poor claim their seat at a table that had too long been the prerogative of old white men from privileged backgrounds, men whose crimes and scandals—rape, assault, drunkenness, corruption—seem to slide off like rain on a slick coat of greasy slime.
Resistance Is the Supreme Act of Faith – ‘resistance, however futile… it may appear, can set in motion moral and spiritual forces that radiate outward to inspire others…’
And 3 on why ‘PAYGO’ is silly & destructive:
- PAYGO Is Based on a Fallacy – The U.S. government can dramatically increase spending without raising taxes.
- The Best Way to Argue Against PAYGO
- Poor Countries Like Venezuela Face Inflation Because of Colonialism—Not Socialism – The problem isn’t government spending, but a history of exploitation leading to a dependence on imports