Monthly Archives: December 2011

Ahh, the holidays!

Well the holidays are here, and I have to admit I’ve been a little apprehensive.  Bug can get a little, well, crazy when her schedule is disrputed, and now that she’s in big kid school she’s got the usual two … Continue reading

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Siege of Wukan

For anyone who follows the goings-on in China, there’s an important story happening right now.  A small fishing village, Wukan, in southern Guangdong province, is in open revolt after police authorities allegedly killed a village leader.  Villagers had been angry because local … Continue reading

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Why I am simultaneously proud and embarassed to be an American.

I couldn’t have been more proud to be an American yesterday when I saw the news of Hilary Clinton’s speech in Geneva yesterday declaring gay rights to be human rights.  For anyone who missed it, here’s a story from the … Continue reading

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