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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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Sunday, April 21, 2019


The simple takeaway from the Mueller Report is the President betrayed his country and spent two years lying and breaking the law to try to hide that fact. He should resign and be tried for his crimes.

Sunday Walk And Brunch

April, but it might as well be June, bottle-blue sky, psychedelic blooms everywhere. Still feeling strung out and burned out and ready for end of term, frankly, three weeks out. Michel Foucault and Angela Davis on the prison this week. Enraging, inspiring, exhausting. Hope all goes well, I think the Angela Davis piece Are Prisons Obsolete? is the first piece I've taught all term with which I actually completely agree. That's rare.

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Endorsing This Not-Yet Endorsement

Same. Same. Same.

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Not saying they will, insisting we must.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Green New Deal Futurism

Shows what a mainstream vision the GND really amounts to, and it exposes (yet again) the bleak blinkered limits of capitalist imagination that this provokes the panic and patronizing prognostication it does... All that said, this is a heartening change of direction for Democratic framing of this issue and it is a heartening change as well how comparatively well this seems to be resonating and provoking, at least so far...

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How About All Of Time And Space?

I have a few days' break before the final push for end-of-term and I am feeling queasy after an illness and also utterly burned out and in need of a restorative vacation... but where can I go for a few short days that will take my mind off this cruel stupid world and all the work to do done?

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Barbara Lee Speaks For Me Daily