Sunday, May 17, 2009

Howard Zinn: Changing Obama's Military Mindset

I love Howard Zinn. He is one of my heroes.

In Changing Obama's Military Mindset he writes:

Some people might say, “Well, what do you expect?”

And the answer is that we expect a lot.

People say, “What, are you a dreamer?”

And the answer is, yes, we’re dreamers. We want it all. We want a peaceful world. We want an egalitarian world. We don’t want war. We don’t want capitalism. We want a decent society. ...
Please READ the whole article.
Changing Obama's Military Mindset
by Howard Zinn, The Progressive. Posted May 15, 2009.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Steve Schalchlin: Live Online May 22

Were you at the Olympia concert and want more?
Did you miss the Olympia concert?
There is going to be a Steve Schalchlin webcast!

Steve Schalchlin: Live Online from Kulak's Woodshed.
May 22 - 8 pm Pacific time. More information: here.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Jay Smooth: Asher Roth and the Racial Crossroads

Jay Smooth of Ill Doctrine wrote:
A commentary that was supposed to be about Asher Roth but turned into an extended tangent about race in America.
Watch and listen to "Asher Roth and the Racial Crossroads"
by Jay Smooth, May 8, 2009

Excellent again Jay. Thank you.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Steve Schalchlin: The Big Voice in Olympia

I just posted this on the PFLAG-Olympia blog but I want to put it here too:

Earlier today in his blog - South Sound Arts etc. - PFLAG-Olympia chapter president (and local theater reviewer) Alec Clayton wrote a review of our very special Mothers Day benefit concert:

The Big Voice in Olympia

Steve Schalchlin posted Alec's review on his own blog - Living in the Bonus Round - with more photos and his own comments. Check it out:
A Review of My Olympia Concert.

Both Steve and Alec love comments which you can do on their blogs.


The Safe Schools Coalition Blog: Open Letter to Oprah

Read this great post by Beth Reis - Public Health Educator and Co-Chair of the Safe Schools Coalition: The Safe Schools Coalition Blog: Open Letter to Oprah

Thanks, Beth!