Category Archives: non-violence

Black Friday: The Terrorism of Consumerism

I had intended to talk about #BuyNothingDay in a different context. Most days are Buy Nothing Day for me. Both because I hate consumerism and because I have no money for anything not absolutely essential. I’ve now seen two elections … Continue reading

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I’ll Walk With You – and Then I’ll Wait and Walk You Home, Too

This is another on of those times I feel deeply saddened, sickened, shamed, by the intolerance and hate of my country. I’ve been struggling to reach a place where I can write this post for a few days now. My … Continue reading

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What Part of THOU SHALT NOT KILL is Morally Ambiguous?

I’ve given up. There is absolutely no point what so ever in having a “discussion” with a gun nut. Hearing protection or not, it’s clear that every one of them I know has damaged ears and hardened hearts. People have … Continue reading

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