“Shark” is an excerpt from the novel-in-progress Cold, posted online for free as part of Crossed Genres’ Post a Story for Haiti project. Please donate to Haiti earthquake relief. Continue reading
Posted in Cold, NaNoWriMo, Polis, Short fiction
Tagged Crossed Genres, Doctors without Borders, earthquake, Haiti, Lambi Fund of Haiti, NaNoWriMo 2007, natural disaster, Rainbow World Fund, Red Cross, science fiction, writing, Yéle Haiti
Devil’s Logic: explanation of Robertson’s “pact w/ the devil” language about Haiti. http://bit.ly/7YzzyL # RT: @crossedgenres: New blog post: A Festival of Skeletons serialization has begun! http://bit.ly/6fhgSL # RT: @alydenisof: It occurred to me this morning, as I was pumping … Continue reading
“We have to be absolutely clear that this tragedy — which is part natural, part unnatural — must, under no circumstances, be used to, one, further indebt Haiti and, two, to push through unpopular corporatist policies in the interest of our corporations” (Naomi Klein). How can we help rebuild Haiti for Haitians?
Posted in Polis
Tagged corporations, Democracy Now, earthquake, Haiti, Lambi Fund of Haiti, Max Blumenthal, Naomi Klein, natural disasters, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (book), Thom Hartmann, Wyclef Jean, Yéle Haiti
Today’s tweets were dominated by news of yesterday’s magnitude 7 earthquake in Haiti, the idiotic statement about the earthquake by Christianist Pat Robertson, & the Prop 8 trial in California.
Posted in The Daily Tweets
Tagged Bent Alaska, Christianism, Christianity, earthquake, Firedoglake (blog), FiveThirtyEight.com, Haiti, in the news, lgbtq, Marriage equality, natural disaster, Pat Robertson, Prop 8, Red Cross, Sarah Palin, Wyclef Jean, Yéle Haiti