TODAY I WAS QUOTED in a CNN article about the name of Israel’s ongoing military campaign in Gaza, “Name of Israel’s Anti-Hamas Operation Has Biblical Meaning.” Here’s the relavant paragraph:
Israel’s choice of Hebrew words has provoked some criticism online.
“By calling this operation ‘Pillar of Cloud,’ the IDF are, in a [...]
I JUST posted a Twitter thread where I talk about my personal struggles with student and credit card debt—and asked others to share their stories. Below are some responses from people who took up that challenge:
@joshua_eaton You are 100% correct.My neighbors were foreclosed and moved out in the middle of the [...]
LAST week I came out to my 1000 some-odd Twitter followers as a delinquent debtor. I’m not really that delinquent—I’m two weeks behind in one credit card payment—but it’s still extremely personal. And I still had to build up a lot of courage to do it.
There are two main points I was trying to [...]
I SPENT the night of 26 January with Occupy UMass-Boston as they encamped in their student center. Several people from Occupy Wall Street were also there as part of their ongoing bus tour of occupations in the Northeast. (You can follow the tour at @OWSBus and #OccuTrip, or you can read [...]