life as an activist – being a caretaker

A lot of activists seem to be caretakers … not sure if we are born with something in us that gives us an extra caring gene… But I also find a lot of care takers who become activists because they see issues that are wrong … It may be elder abuse, trying to deal with issues that a family member on social security or school issues due to a disibility… It may be simply trying to get a medication needed for a love one… If anything good comes out of dealing with a pandemic is that so many people are … Continue reading life as an activist – being a caretaker

Life as an Activist –  Where do we go from here ???

  Some background info … I have been an activist for the last 10 years… started with an oil spill and as you learn the world isn’t quite what you thought it was … you learn about new issues …human health, failure of goverments to protect the people, human rights…    But tonight I am pissed … and not the British pissed … I am a raving  angry angry pissed off activist … How did my country get this bad that we have 17 year olds driving to another state and murdering people.  I want to scream at his parents … Continue reading Life as an Activist –  Where do we go from here ???