I tore a hole in my dress yesterday. It started as a barely perceptible loosening of threads, but voile is delicate, and my shifting widened it into an ugly break, harsh and jagged.
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When I was about 9 I started getting severe migraines. The memory of the first few is so clear — the absolute baffling terror of unprecedented, bizarre…
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Earlier today I was thinking about the marches of 2020. Somewhere around 20 million people marched that summer, and millions more around the world. You…
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Late last week Kamala Harris announced that 12 companies and organizations will invest in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador.
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I don't know how to say it any more clearly — Democrats are not in a secure position. The transitory victory of the presidency becomes almost…
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As I carve out my own political work, I think about Bernie a lot. I imagine the idealistic, piercing and fierce young man he must have been. That…
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I’ve been ranting about the relief bill to anyone who’ll listen, and earlier, as is often the case, my mom was the sounding board for my frustration…
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The First of the Three Spirits Last night my mom and I sat cross-legged on the living room floor and sifted through a box of the past. For such a small…
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