Tag Archives: Politics

California Dreamin’

We made it across the vast North American continent, and are 5 months into our family adventure. What a trip it has been. Since Utah we have explored, camped, hiked and biked in some of the most beautiful natural surroundings … Continue reading

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Carolina in my mind.

James Taylor wrote the song while homesick in Spain, so we’ve turned the tables a bit and are in the part of the world he loved so much as we think about our home near the border of Spain. Let’s … Continue reading

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Refugee Crisis in Europe – Are We Powerless?

The short answer to that question is, “No we are not!” Hello everyone. I hope you are all well, healthy, and happy as we move into the Springtime (or Autumn for my readers on the other side of the equator;-). … Continue reading

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“Houston, we have a problem!”

Apollo 13’s infamous understatement, but I love that line. I remembered watching those astronauts going up, and along with my schoolmates holding my breath hoping they would get back down. After their immediate shift in reality they needed to work … Continue reading

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Money-free – well not quite;-)

A recent book has been published by a person whose story I came across in Permaculture magazine. The Moneyless Manifesto is an experience I followed in the magazine, but haven’t gotten around to reading the full book yet. What Mark … Continue reading

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I didn’t think I was sleeping!

I’ve been told to “Wake the fuck up” recently because I posted a petition supporting Edward Snowden on my facebook page. I was also told that Edward Snowden committed treason, and for this he should be brought to justice. I … Continue reading

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AU # 14

Give me light, at any cost. As I sit in one of the world’s poorest countries I once again realize it is so hard to not have my western glasses on. How do you move a country that is pretty … Continue reading

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