Fenced out: Los Angeles businesses find new way to keep away homeless

A sad statement on society’s abandonment of its most vulnerable.

Fenced out: Los Angeles businesses find new way to keep away homeless

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/aug/24/where-the-sidewalk-ends-businesses-keep-out-homeless-with-fences?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

The sad state of wildlife protection in the US: Case in point – wild horses

photo: Carol Walker Source: Salon.com Activists: Government plan to kill wild horses is all a profit scheme Trump’s Interior Secretary has some ugly plans for America’s wild animals by Matthew Rozsa Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has raised red flags for a number of reasons during his short tenure. He seems to care less about protecting America’s national […]

via Activists: Government plan to kill wild horses is all a profit scheme — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Review: I Am Not Your Negro Shows How Far We Only Think We’ve Come

In an era when civilized discourse has gone the way of the flip phone, novelist, essayist and playwright James Baldwin—as heard and seen in Raoul Peck’s bracing documentary I Am Not Your Negro—is like an ambassador from a lost time. The movie is an imagining of an ambitious book Baldwin started to write but never…

via Review: I Am Not Your Negro Shows How Far We Only Think We’ve Come — TIME