2014 in review for the Last Civil Right

Kuuleme, Atarah and Babette,  had a wonderful year thanks to our loyal readers and friends of the blog.  All three of us had a busy 2014 with personal business and advocacy events, so it is a wonderful surprise to see how widely read our writing endeavors are around the globe.  The wonderful comments and messages…

Memorializing Mandela

Nelson Mandela was a _________________________ man. What goes in the blank depends on who you ask. After hearing him memorialized on mainstream media, one would think he was a perfect human being…a spotless saint. But anyone with an iota of intelligence knows that’s not true; it wouldn’t be true for anyone. The world is being…

2,000 Deployed to Guam

In an effort to boost Guam’s bird population and prevent further damage to electrical equipment on the Andersen Air Force Base believed to be caused by snakes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture recently spent $8 million to have 2,000 mice sent on a covert mission to Guam.  Given snakes’ sensitivity to acetaminophen (Tylenol), the objective was…