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Mortality often strikes like a thief in the night, snatching any opportunity we might have had to say what we would have said or do what we would have done.
Once upon a time, they called Joe Moore a maverick. In a City Council full of yes-men, he tangled with … More
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This post was originally featured on the author’s Patreon. Around 6:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, activists with Christmas in … More
Even on the edge of oblivion, there are cages that must be emptied and kindnesses to be shared.
Four of the schools — Hope, Harper, Team Englewood and Robeson — are the last remaining neighborhood schools in the community of Englewood.
I knew what to say, in those moments, and how to say it, because I knew him. He was my dad.
The battle lines are everywhere, when they should be squarely in front of us — between us and the fascists who would destroy us.
There is no middle ground between good and evil that we can afford to settle for.