This is a top-of-mind set of thoughts having just read Jill Stein’s interview with the Washington Post’s editorial board. The short version? My statement still holds: Stein’s a menu with no restaurant. She is articulate, intelligent, and pretty informed. But I find her lacking on an issue that she and I have much in common … More The Post is right: #JillStein is spinning a fairy tale on #climatechange action
I don’t know what to say about what’s happening in Syria. This is all I can say. Condolences feel thin. Like many, I feel helpless seeing Omran Daqneesh. As my friend Anne said, “He could be my son. He could be any one of our sons. He belongs to all of us.” What terrible parents … More OMRAN. ALEPPO.
[Updated Thursday 8.11.2016 & 8.24.2016] Watch the video below friends. In it, Jill Stein, presidential nominee of the Green Party* targets the United States for its exceptionalism, arguing that we shouldn’t vaunt said exceptionalism. Fair enough. As a progressive environmentalist who thinks the American “government’s economy and the economy’s government” have created an empire, I’m somewhat sympathetic … More Why I’m not voting for #JillStein for president and neither should you.