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Beyond Resistance: The Story Of 2016

Beyond Resistance: The Story Of 2016

This is the time of year when people try to make sense of the preceding twelve months. It’s a fool’s errand, in one sense. A year is an arbitrary division of time. We decide what it means in retrospect, and we never get it exactly right. But the meaning we give it will guide our actions in the future, in thousands of conscious and unconscious ways.

Nights At The Roundtable - Faust - 2000

Nights At The Roundtable with legendary German experimental/electronic/Avant-Garde band Faust and their 2000 live album, The Land of ukko&rauni, recorded in Helsinki Finland.

The Disconnect

I will be celebrating (mourning?) my twentieth year since coming to work in Washington next year. I came here with the Clinton team, and even though I was President Clinton’s liaison to the progressive community, I still came to town with a bunch