Social Justice Warrior

Social Justice Warrior

Social Justice Warrior. I hear the label slung at people with derision, with contempt, with bitterness, maybe even fear. I think the phrase generates lots of discomfort, resentment, and anger. It’s mostly used as an insult, a challenge to do battle as in...
Activism and Kids

Activism and Kids

Below is a response to a friend’s post about her son’s passion and despair over the damage to habitat and loss of animal lives, to the point of extinction. I’ve taken some time to think about my response to your request for thoughts and suggestions...
Call me optimist

Call me optimist

It all comes to this: the simplest way to be happy is to do good. ~ Helen Keller What are we here for, anyway? I think that we’re on the earth in order to do good – good for the greatest number of entities possible. I say entities because I don’t think it should stop...