You should watch this movie

I'm not having much luck with the embedding thing, so you'll have to click links, sorry! I'm very excited about this documentary coming out: No Impact Man. It follows Colin Beavan and his family in a one-year experiment to reduce their impact on the environment to zero (or close to it). The No Impact Man… Continue reading You should watch this movie

A Wise Latina, racism, and white privilege

Judge Sonia Sotomayor can't really say what needs to be said with reference to her 'wise Latina' quote, because she's trying to get herself confirmed by Democrats and Republicans alike. But I want her to say it. Here are her statements, in what I hope is some context, lifted from another blog: I would hope… Continue reading A Wise Latina, racism, and white privilege