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Father, former Texas union officer, Axiologist, Radical Activist (I have multiple bans and even a purge to prove it).

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Diaries published: 13 (61 days since last diary on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 05:59 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 847 (1 day since last comment on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:18 PM PDT)

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I've been following the debate around so-called " right-to-work " laws being pushed through traditionally strong-union states like Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan. It's been a pretty sad affair for ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 05:59 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Howdy y'all! From the great city of Austin in the not-so-great state of Texas, I send you greetings. In light of recent events, including most recently the slut-shaming of a 14 year-old girl , I ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 02:25 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Javon Belcher , Kansas City Chiefs linebacker, is reported to have shot his girlfriend to death and then drove to the Chiefs' practice facility, where he shot himself in front of two coaches. News ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Dec 01, 2012 at 09:38 AM PST with 9 Recommends
I'm in my first year teaching in Central Texas but probably my 20+ year in public education. From 2000-2008 I was a vice-president representing Educational Support Professionals (ESPs) in Austin, ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 07:02 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Sometimes I marvel at the sheer power of common, ordinary human language. It can pack an enormous amount of meaning, emotion and information into relatively few words. Newton’s three laws of ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Dec 05, 2010 at 10:02 AM PST with 4 Recommends
The global economic disaster, both its causes and cures, has prompted much head-scratching amongst the kept intelligencia, but also between those of us fellow travelers working in the progressive ...
by poemworld
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 20, 2010 at 04:04 PM PDT with 4 Recommends

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