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Our UW Election Eye crew -- a collection of two dozen U of Washington faculty and students writing a blog about politics with the Seattle Times -- made its way into mining country in Wisconsin and ...
by David Domke
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Jun 03, 2012 at 03:22 PM PDT with 132 Recommends
Every year, the Lac Courte Orielles Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe hosts a "Mid-Winter Social Dance" in Hayward, Wisconsin. Hayward is way up north, a good 7 hour drive from Milwaukee, and is a ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Feb 16, 2014 at 05:30 PM PST with 41 Recommends
In Part One of this verse-rant, I told you about the struggle to foil Gogebic Taconite (GTac) and Scott Walker's criminal scheme to dig a huge open-pit mine across the Bad River Watershed in ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Tyler Forks Cascades, Copper Falls State Park Being Where it All Comes Together Recently, Mrs. ruleoflaw, Lucky Angus MacPup and I camped at Copper Falls State Park in the ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jul 19, 2014 at 07:31 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Turtle Mother, Moonwater, and Fire Eyes rise in dark water. Snout out in sunlight. Sink pretty lady. Rest scales and claws. In the deep stink, abide. Under the fire lane your children sleep. Death ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 02:00 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Where the creek bends west, the bank is dark, black mud. Tiny toads, some still with tadpole tails, skip across the shimmering, stinking surface. Horsetail reeds line the bank. They are strange ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 06:46 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
In parts one and two of this series I wrote about Gogebic Taconite and their plan to tear the heart out of the Bad River watershed in Northern Wisconsin. The Wisconsin GOP have aided and abetted ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 02:09 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Ikon in Sand Under a flypaper-swaddled tomato, straight stands the ranger. Tattooed baby warbles magnificent manifestoes Yowl out your hambone antiphons of silent supper Ranger cries out, no levee ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 02:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Watershed waters pour gently through the Penokees where the people have lived and depended on these clean waters for several thousand years. They share their hearts with you about this sacred ...
by MVallet
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2014 at 05:12 PM PDT with 1 Recommend