Category Archives: politics

North Carolina HB2

In case you missed it, a major civil rights battle heated up yesterday. Earlier last week, the Justice Department issued a statement that North Carolina’s HB2 – the so called “bathroom law” the requires people to use the bathroom that … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Matter

This is one of those posts that I look forward to writing! Watchout! Designs is a brand of unique watches, apparel, and accessories designed for men, women and children by Boston-based designer (and friend) James Bishai.  In addition to this … Continue reading

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The cautionary tale of Flint

A few weeks ago, the New England Journal of Medicine published a piece by David Bellinger about the lead contamination of water in Flint.  Bellinger calls it a abject public health failure.  It’s a good article about the health problems … Continue reading

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Ellen speaks out

Ellen Degeneres spoke out yesterday about Mississippi’s recently passed religious freedom law, using her opening to discuss the topic.  The law allows people with religious objections to deny LGBT people marriage, adoption and foster care services, fire or refuse to … Continue reading

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Election fatigue

Considering my recent Facebook post, I think this is fitting.

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America is again caught between nationalists longing for the glories of an imagined past, and activists invoking ideals the nation has never yet attained.

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Dear Senator Cruz

this is all kinds of epic.  check out this woman’s Facebook post. Jenny Adams February 3 at 10:51am · New York, NY · Dear Senator Ted Cruz, I’m not sure how you got my email, since I’m a registered Democrat. … Continue reading

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