Politics


Support for an assault weapons ban is a sinking ship, according to this poll published on December 16, 2015. Just 45 percent of the people polled were in favor of legislation that bans the sale…




It’s my last day driving before heading back east for Christmas. And I’m not feeling very well. (Cough! Cough!) Digression: Can someone help me with this “back east” thing? Are we talking…





Via Gods & Radicals: This essay by Jonathan Woolley is among the great works published in A Beautiful Resistance—Everything We Already Are, available in print or digital. Roy Cohn: What’s it like? After? Belize:…











Musician Frank Zappa talked a lot about politics. He spoke mostly in defense of the first amendment’s protections of the freedom of speech and expression. In his autobiography The Real Frank Zappa  writes;…


Yeah, it’s still the slow season in the taxi world. And now it’s cold. Christmas cold. And it’s getting rainy, too. El Niño ‘n all… The good news is, after a short…


Irish poet, musician and artist Seamus Ruttledge has just released a video of his song War Machine. The song is a collaboration with producer Willow Sea and vocalist Tracy Friel, both members…