On the night of the 2016 election, I quoted the words of Joe Hill, a labor organizer and songwriter, who was falsely charged with murder and executed in Utah in 1915, in a telegraph to a Bill Haywood: “Don’t waste any time mourning. Organize!”Read More
With New York State primary elections just a few days away, I’ve been pretty focused this month on politics close to home (more or that below). And I’m hoping that, like me (we’re in Nova Scotia), some of you are getting much-needed time this week with your families before school & a very busy fall start back up in earnest.
But hearings on the horrifying nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court begin next week -- and the disastrous impact of his appointment to the Court will last much longer than a week, a month, a year, or even a decade. So it’s worth some of our time right now to join the fight to #CancelKavanaugh.Read More