Sep 27 2009

WAMMFest incident videos

Posted by J. Craig Canada in downtown ordinances, Smoking & Public Use, wamm

Pretty much all of my writing for the past several months has been on Examiner.com. Click on the title of my previous blog entry for a list of my most recent articles. WAMM has an annual fundraiser in the park for years now. Several years ago the city banned smoking in the park. Last year Continue reading →

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Jan 14 2009

Santa Cruz, It Only Looks Cheap

Yesterday was the first meeting of the new city council and while I had a mild interest in some of the items on the agenda I only went over there, and an hour after it began, because I was really really bored. I noticed two people sitting on the bench outside the meeting room when Continue reading →

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Jul 13 2008

Bridge To NoWhere

I HEAR it was charged against me that I sought to destroy institutions;But really I am neither for nor against institutions;(What indeed have I in common with them?—Or what with the destruction of them?)Only I will establish in the Mannahatta, and in every city of These States, inland and seaboard,And in the fields and woods, Continue reading →

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Jul 22 2007

Quisling

From Wikipedia Quisling, after Norwegian fascist politician Vidkun Quisling, is a term used to describe traitors and collaborationists. It was most commonly used for fascist political parties and military and paramilitary forces in occupied Allied countries which collaborated with Axis occupiers in World War II Europe, as well as for their members and other collaborators. Continue reading →

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