Archives for April 15, 2012

Wild Bear in LA!

What’s wrong with this picture? (hint)

We lost, but we won

Yesterday, at the Democratic Farmer Labor (DFL) Convention in Minnesota’s United States Congressional District 3, my candidate, Sharon Sund, did not gain the endorsement of our party; the endorsement went to the Gentleman from Edina, Brian Barnes. Brian won fair and square, and it was a good campaign. This morning, my car sits in the…

The Wellstone Doctrine:

This is a good starting point: “Successful organizing is based on the recognition that people get organized because they, too, have a vision.” -Paul Wellstone

Titanic Sinks!

One hundred years ago today, the Titanic, the largest boat in the water at the time, and unsinkable by design, ran into an iceberg and sank. Many died on board because of insufficient safety equipment. A majority of first and second class children survived the sinking, but only 34% of the third class children lived.…