Monthly Archives: January 2015

Speaking Truth to Power

Speaking Truth to Power     On November 24th, when the St. Louis Co. grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, the Ferguson area erupted in righteous outrage, and there … Continue reading

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The 2014 Coyote Awards

The 2014 Coyote Awards     Yes, it’s awards season again, as we celebrate the best (and worst) of a year that looks better in the rear-view mirror. Over the next few months we’ll be subjected to the Tonys, the Grammys, the … Continue reading

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America’s Tortured Logic

America’s Tortured Logic     There are a lot of funny things about that Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA torture program. Before you ask what kind of sick bastard would joke about torture, I’m using the 2nd and 3rd meanings … Continue reading

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Send in the New Clowns

Send in the New Clowns     “This is what democracy looks like!” That’s a favorite chant at many demonstrations against some perceived injustice. Looking back to the November 4th midterm election, I would say this is what democracy looks like when … Continue reading

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