My relationship with him has evolved slowly and sometimes awkwardly. We’re members of the same gym and sometimes see each other in the locker room. If we’re both naked, we make a point of speaking, as if doing so will shield us from the mild embarrassment of our nudity, from the Oedipal drama once removed.
Instead of dumbing-down the future, we need to raise the level of general understanding to the level of complexity of the systems in which we are embedded and which are embedded in us. This is not about “personal stories of inspiration”, it’s about the difficult and uncertain work of demystification and reconceptualisation: the hard stuff that really changes how we think.
This story was featured in a May 2015 article in Friends Journal by Deborah Mayaan.
On November 3, Rosa and her supporters joined hands, as they did every night, and prayed that the government would lift the threat of deportation and allow her to return home to her family in Tucson. On November 4, Rosa, Cowan, and Harrington cried as they learned that, after 461 days living in sanctuary, she’d be able to do just that.
University City, that artificially created place on the west bank of the Schuylkill, has suddenly become Philadelphia’s most vital neighborhood. You can see it in the luxury high-rises, office
Somehow the raw mic feed from Adele’s “SNL” performance appears to have found its way online, and it’s pretty incredible. You can hear the faint instrumentals in the background, but besides that it’s