Just keep going....
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Amazing resilience in the wake of trauma.This article about Waneek Horn-Miller, who was stabbed in the chest when she was 14 - bringing food to her elders, by an officer with a bayonnette - during the Oka Crisis. She went on to become an Olympic water-polo competitor. She talks about the silent racism in Canada.
This is fascinating...
For three days, the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone, or Chaz, has offered ‘a snippet of a reality the people can have’www.theguardian.com
Where? Seattle? I imagine it’ll get shut down like Occupy did. But this time the objectives are clear, rather than the hodgepodge of confusing and competing interests that Occupy was ...they want defunding of police, and money directed into community and health resources that the police are not properly trained or equipped to handle.This is a disaster in the making. The “protestors “ have barricaded six city blocks, setting up barricades, armed men at the entrances, people needing to show identity to return home. Not going to end well