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Jonathan Wolfman

Jonathan Wolfman
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Maryland, Northwest of The District,
Birthday
January 26
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Visit, too, please: www.talkingwriting.com www.reortergary.com (pal talk news network) www.thejewishreporter.com

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      Saturday, 12.20.14   3:00-4:00 pm Eastern &nbsRead full post »

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DECEMBER 18, 2014 1:57PM

1-Sentence Cuba-USA: The Signal Danger

The signal danger in the Cuba/USA opening is the quite real potential for Hyman Roth and Michael Corleone once again to own the island and its people.  Read full post »
DECEMBER 18, 2014 7:05AM

Gifts, At this Season

 
To My Friends at this Season:
 
     May All Your Gifts to Me Be Both Expensive
 
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DECEMBER 17, 2014 7:03AM

Writers, Race, Class, and Harm

 
     Have we seen anyone argue that both classism and racism aren't ills that need active attack? Has anyone suggested they are concepts mutually exclusive of one another in practice? 

     I make two points: 

          . RacRead full post »
DECEMBER 16, 2014 10:50AM

2-Sentence Torture

 

That torture's never been shown to have resulted in the actionable intelligence that gave us bin Laden, if people support torture, it's for reasons other than efficiency, very likely revenge. Revenge is a natural feeling; the question is should revenge ever be elevated to policy? Read full post »

DECEMBER 15, 2014 8:25AM

Be A Skeptic


A Skeptic, because she believes that everything good and bad is possible and pretty well all the time, acts; a Cynic believes that almost no good outcomes are ever really possible and so tends toward inertia.

Skeptics tend to act even knowing that Good is often a long shot bet andRead full post »

     

Literate Racists rarely promote discussion of Class 'til Race is front/center in national debate; then, flailing, insist on it.

 

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PodOmatic | Podcast - Star Com Media's Podcast

 

[and pls follow the program on Twitter @jwolf41387...thanks!]  Read full post »

DECEMBER 13, 2014 9:38AM

1-Sentence 2-Clevah Racists

Happens among more-or-less literate, more-than-less educated, nodding winks passed among too-clevah racists, get on well in shadows, bane simmering beneath skin til national conversations force a boil up, a seethe, a seethe over their pores, a bilious lava, so-betrayed, clevah boors alRead full post »

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DECEMBER 11, 2014 6:43AM

1-Snark Relativism

 

 

I often wonder if relativism best suits people whose primary goal in life is to keep options defensively, eternally open regardless of ethical, moral, practical consequences, and whose core spiritual concern is More Closet Space, or something very much like it.

 

;) 

 

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     Attorney Ron Powell writes a challenging social justice piece speaking to the legal-historical place, as he sees it, to which African-Americans have been relegated. It's worth reading.  
 
"The Black Man Has No Rights..." - Ron Powell - Open Salon… Read full post »
Twenty-five of you are here and I deeply appreciate your contributions, as do roughly 400,000 listeners, worldwide, as they have all of you who have contributed since October, 2013.   
 
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Insurrecction with Brent Lengel. 
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In a discussion about rape, assault, and attitudes about them, a writer asked:   

 

    "When have you known a woman to benefit in any way from accusing a man of rape? What would be the motivation to destroy one's own personal life, knowing full well howRead full post »

 
From Star Com Media:
 
Published on Dec 5, 2014

Jonathan and host Bob Williams discuss the latest video from Anonymous. Are such organization necessary and how can

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DECEMBER 4, 2014 8:36AM

1-Question Brown/Garner/Anonymous

Even acknowledging the obvious, that no organization is without error, how on earth can one not understand (not necessarily agree with but understand at the least) when organizations such as Anonymous and their strategies are seen as viable alternatives when state officials won't do their jobs protRead full post »
DECEMBER 3, 2014 1:31PM

I Am Anonymous

 

 

     I am Anonymous.

 

     I am Anonymous to the extent that I’ve taken the decision to use my writing and broadcasting to raise up the social justice agenda of a new and  massive operation from the Robin Hood internet hacktivists. If my/Read full post »

 

When people all over know in their collective mind and gut that lethal injustice afar is so easily visited on them, where they live, and this is without question, as to Ferguson, true, it Sparks, Must Spark. 

How brightly, how hot, how long?

 

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      Saturday, 11.29.14   3:00-4:00 pm EasternRead full post »

 

     Know how many states there are where you can be cashiered for nothing more than breathing while gay? It can happen in nearly three-fifths of our states and in many where marriage equality is law. We’re at an ambiguous, odd pass in civil rights history when stat

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NOVEMBER 25, 2014 6:21AM

1-Sentence Ferguson


kindling then combustive anger born-again born-again born-again hopeless alienation searing anguish precise explosions from a sorely perpetually abused people yet again yet again yet again wholly dismissed slapped silly across its sputtering muzzle Read full post »

      There is and has been here a gaggle whose raison d'etre and nearly sole group-compatibility and confluence is their having turned one man, a person, as we all are, harboring and displaying strengths, weakenesses, turning him into a non-human, an object of continual, irratRead full post »

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