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October 4, 2020

saturday still life
posted by soe 1:45 am

A Saturday in October

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June 7, 2020

black lives matter
posted by soe 1:24 am

Black Lives Matter

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June 2, 2020

posted by soe 1:17 am

Seems Obvious

I’ve started several drafts trying to talk about the unrest here in D.C. and across the country.

I am trying to wrap my head around the fact that the president has declared martial law in my city and has brought police forces in who do not answer to my duly elected officials.

I am trying to come to terms with the role my white privilege plays in the larger concerns over racist policing and governmental policies, as well as my own cowardice at thwarting the curfew and going to join people whose anger I believe is justified and their cause righteous.

And I am trying to figure out what concrete steps I can take to help find real solutions to complex problems that seem outside of my hands.

But maybe the first one is to get involved with electing leaders again who want to glorify the good of the people, rather than themselves, and who are willing to put energy and resources toward finding consensus and real world solutions.

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May 24, 2020

yes, please
posted by soe 1:18 am

Wear a Mask. Save Lives.

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March 5, 2020

for elizabeth warren
posted by soe 1:18 am

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January 20, 2020

monday morning music: ‘a dream’
posted by soe 1:49 am

“A Dream” by Common and Will.i.am.

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