It’s been awhile. I’ve had a busy few months but occasionally I get to think about things. Here’s one. I'm in lots of meetings discussing neoliberalism…
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And millions of others also.
My book came out in November and I've been talking ever since. So far I count 52 interviews and book talks - some print, some radio, some podcast and…
Nobody. Everyone hates paying taxes. I mean literally everyone. Even those who understand that without them we don't have roads, water, schools, etc…
Ok, that's a little overstated. But it's at least one of the problems. I've done a number of interviews and podcasts since my book came out a few weeks…
My book came out last week so I've been doing interviews and podcasts. My favorite, by far, was with my conservative cousin and never-Trump leader…
“If librarians can’t save the world, no one can.”
Everyone has opinion about what happened in last Tuesday's election. McAuliffe was just another Clinton Democrat who didn't motivate the base (true;) a…
This newsletter is called public things. So much of our lives are about private things—our houses, our cars, our food, our binge watching (and trying to…
We went swimming again last night as we try to do several times per week. We swim in one of Los Angeles's 61 public pools. Many close for the winter but…
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Words matter when it comes to child care.
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Or between immigrant and migrant; immigrate or migrate ("emigrate" is too much complexity for this post.) And it’s my Substack so I don’t need to be…