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Booker questioning Barrett

On Objectivity: Amy Coney Barrett and Corey Booker

Corey Booker is so good here.  If we had to have centrist presidential and vice-presidential candidates (not my preference), I wish he had been one of them.  He has always had animating substantive moral commitments--to racial justice, to the environment--even though from my standpoint he caves too much to corporations.  Here, he gets Amy Coney Barrett,…
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Listening to Hachemi Gerouabi

What better on a relaxed holiday day than listening to Hachemi Guerouabi, grand master of chaâbi music (people's or folk music) from Algiers?   Chaâbi came from working class areas in Algiers' casbah.  Its singers generally were city people displaced from rural areas.  They took melody from the classical Andalusian music that came to North…
Jason Bean / Reno-Gazette Journal

No Justice, No Peace

Jason Bean / Reno-Gazette Journal Why is anyone surprised there is violence? Our government is genocidal. Meat-packing plants that do not protect their poor and POC workforce from a deadly virus are required to stay open while billionaires are not required to do anything. Why aren't hotels requisitioned for the homeless? Instead, they're put in…
Trump Coronavirus Speech

Trump’s personality

We often hear people say the Donald Trump is a narcissist and we all know in an intuitive sense what that means.  It means he's full of himself, doesn't care about others, lacks empathy, etc.  But, what does it mean in a more technical sense? I don't know Donald Trump and I'm not a clinician…
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Booker questioning Barrett

On Objectivity: Amy Coney Barrett and Corey Booker

Corey Booker is so good here.  If we had to have centrist presidential and vice-presidential candidates (not my preference), I wish he had been one of them.  He has always had animating substantive moral commitments--to racial justice, to the environment--even though from my standpoint he caves too much to corporations.  Here, he gets Amy Coney Barrett,…
Sir Anaker Lahsane disk

Listening to Hachemi Gerouabi

What better on a relaxed holiday day than listening to Hachemi Guerouabi, grand master of chaâbi music (people's or folk music) from Algiers?   Chaâbi came from working class areas in Algiers' casbah.  Its singers generally were city people displaced from rural areas.  They took melody from the classical Andalusian music that came to North…
Jason Bean / Reno-Gazette Journal

No Justice, No Peace

Jason Bean / Reno-Gazette Journal Why is anyone surprised there is violence? Our government is genocidal. Meat-packing plants that do not protect their poor and POC workforce from a deadly virus are required to stay open while billionaires are not required to do anything. Why aren't hotels requisitioned for the homeless? Instead, they're put in…
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Garat/Humphrey House and tractor April 2019

Change Accomplished

History rolled into the neighborhood this weekend.  I wish the Garat/Humphrey House had stayed in its general original…
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To Create is to Resist!!! To Resist is to Create!

I believe that.  Resistance may not achieve its current goals but creates movements.  Creative activity gets the word…
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