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Why every white person in America should go see this beautiful film on Oscar Grant.
America's cheap yellow corn swamps Mexico's multicolored crop.
Playing soccer not to win but to tie.
Meet the man who tells it like it is — taxing rich people to pay for public schools and services is necessary; it’s about justice; and yes, it can be quite the aphrodisiac. Video directed by Yvan Iturriaga.
One heavy-metal maniac is just the tip of the white supremacy iceberg that lies just below the surface, ready to sink this titanic ship we call America.
This is the city I love, the movement we need! And then a tank appears.
It was a strong step toward unity and justice.
Needlessly picking fights with the cops, vandalizing City Hall, and putting our own people in harm's way is not the path to social and economic justice.
It was the biggest direct action in the city since the start of the Iraq War, and the largest Occupy protest in the nation in this new year.
Strategies that seemed impossible just yesterday are now on the table.
Sorry if this breaks your non-hierarchical bubble but there already are many people who have taken a lead. The question is whether that leadership is as democratic, accountable, and collective as possible.
The deficit is a made-up crisis, and the Packers are with the people.
Is it wrong to include myself in this series? Well then, it's okay to be wrong sometimes. I'm posting this recent poem of mine less for self-promotion and more for collective revelation. I've had a great time sharing these different videos each week and breaking down the cultural/political connections, but as of yet, I haven't shared much of myself. My own philosophy (on stage, in the classroom, in Capitol Hill) is that we're all best served by radical transparency and honest dialogue. So this is me: Josh Healey. And why I write, number 137.
Including playing Capture the Flag with some high school students in the plenary hall, and feeling an earthquake, a huge thunderstorm, and a near-tornado all in one day. Meanwhile, we’re ready to fight—and to win.