BlogShots

Jonathan Wolfman's Blog

Jonathan Wolfman

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

 
 
 
ENJOY also my colleague, Brent Lengle, and his program!
 
 
 
     Dr. B. offers another challenging piece, this one as to the IMF (International Monetary Fund) having now a woman at the helm. Dr. Bramhall wonders if this is a way, perhaps, to softenRead full post »


         PASSIONATE JUSTICE  

 

                               Radio:

BLAMING WOMEN/JUSTIFYING VIOLENCE

...more... 

   

 Saturday, 5.31.14 
Read full post »
MAY 28, 2014 4:44PM

RACE-CARD

      Are you as sick as I am with racists trying to dodge exposure of their bigotry when we raise it up, calling that “playing the race card”, as if pointing to prejudice and its damage is worse than racism itself? 

 

     I'm sure asRead full post »


 
ENJOY!
 
& an excellent Memorial Day to you and your family!
 
- JW 
Read full post »

Resist or Die - Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall - Open Salon

     This is a thought-provoking review of a challenging film. It forces us to ask, among other questions, at what point of exploitation, economic and environmental, we'd resist seriously and in a sustained way (and perhaps die reRead full post »


          PASSIONATE JUSTICE
  

                               Radio:

            STRAIGHT-WHITE-PRIDE-PARADES OH MY!

...more... 

 

Read full post »

     Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett will not appeal this week's federal court decision that ditched my home state's ban on same-sex marriage. In part, he said, Judge John E. Jones III's ruling is the reason. Mr. Corbett said he recognizes that a federal ruling requiring courts to aRead full post »

      My home state's catching up with Justice. Yesterday U. S. District Judge John E. Jones III, writing for the Federal District Court, threw out Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage in a suit, Whitewood v. Wolf, brought on behalf of eleven same-sex couples.
 
MAY 20, 2014 9:12AM

Vying to Supply the Nails


     I’m not someone who goes for stretchy comparisons just to make a political point.  I’ve told you I won’t put up with people who are not actual Nazis being   called or compared with Nazis. It’s

Read full post »

ENJOY!  
 
JUST FOR YOU...3 most recent 'Passionate Justice' podcasts.
 
 
 
     Including Daniel Rigney's piece on Health 
 
                   Read full post »
MAY 18, 2014 9:11AM

Nuclear-Free Me?


     There's a subdivision here in western Montgomery County, Maryland, Garrett Park, that has, for years, along with Takoma Park, a town in the eastern end of the county, promised the world that nuclear war will not start here.
 
     Garrett Park
Read full post »

          PASSIONATE JUSTICE  

                               Radio:

     DE-COMP: THE NOT-SO-GRATEFUL DEAD, & YOU

...more... 

   

MAY 15, 2014 6:57AM

Gay Gray Panthers Revolt!

      You all know about Michael Sam; the former Missouri defensive end was drafted last week by the St. Louis Rams, breaking a barrier. A man, a star athlete, Mr. Sam had the sac to say, Yep; I'm A Gay Man and I'm Going to the

Read full post »
Some draw a distinction between  ant-Zionism and anti-Semitism. The distinction itself isn't illegitimate. Yet I do see the distinction in an academic sense only because in any practical sense, anyone who in even the smallest way understands the 20th Century (its history aRead full post »

A Brief Taxonomy of Homelessness/ New PASSIONATE JUSTICE Podcasts
 
 
     These are the two initial programs that, in addition to other segments, raise up The Counter, Robin Sneed's Seattle 'Homeless-Feeding-the-Homeless' Justice-Effort. It includes:
     .Read full post »
     
     This 5.10.14 'Times' editorial makes a case for pursuing justice as to every discoverable Nazi camp guard possibly found. I agree w the piece. Is there a cogent counter-argument? What would it be? 
 
--- 
 
 
 With time running oRead full post »
I do wonder when more will realize that wealthy Near East Muslims can't stand poor Near East Muslims and have no desire to integrate them into established Muslim Arab or Persian nations, nor to help raise them up economically in situ, and wish to keep them poor as/Read full post »

On 

PASSIONATE JUSTICE  

                               Radio:

 

SEXUAL JUSTICE IN A SMALL SOUTHERN TOWN...more... 

   

 Saturday, 5.10.14   3:00-4:00Read full post »
I thought to offer this in the wake of the rash of comments I've seen to the effect that Ms. Lewinsky's ill treatment is, at least in part, about this country.
 
It isn't.  
 
It'd be tough to make a convincing case that the rich/powerful in anyRead full post »
Friends,
 
These are the two most recent 'Passionate Justice' podcasts, including the piece on my creative and gutsy homeless Seattle writer friend and her small-group project cooking for and feeding other downtown homeless people in that city. It includes, too, among other segments, a pieceRead full post »

 

                   HUMBLY KICKIN' YOUR ASS

              TEXAS  CASSEROLE

 

I'm really excited that later today, 3:00 pm Eastern, 'Passionate Justice' will present its first story about our writingRead full post »


On 

PASSIONATE JUSTICE  

                               Radio:

   Homeless Writers Feeding Seattle's Homeless                

 

 Sa
Read full post »
MAY 1, 2014 7:32AM

OC87 RECOVERY DIARIES/Latest!

Here's the next installment of RECOVERY DIARIES, film director, my pal, Bud Clayman's remarkable project. 

-JW

 

         http://lexgstein.cmail1.com/t/t-fb-ykohul-ctluukuu-t/     http://lexgstein.cmail1.com/t/t-tw-ykohul-ctluukuu-d/