Anarchists For Bernie

Given the fact that the DNC just makes up the rules as they go along and they would prefer fascism to socialism, given the options, a Sanders nomination to be the Democratic candidate is a very long shot.  Getting the nomination and then winning the presidency is, for so many reasons, an even longer one.  A Sanders presidency, if he won, would then be violently opposed by the powerful elite and their pawns.  A successful Sanders presidency may, however, be the only thing that could prevent our complete descent into fascism in the US.

PDX: Taking City Hall

If Chloe Eudaly can keep her seat, and Margot Black wins hers, we could have a pro-worker, pro-renter majority in the Portland City Council.  Locals:  launch party today!

Audio Memoir Episode 4

Here's episode 4 of 16 of Waiting for Something to Happen, a spoken and sung selection of recollections and ruminations from my first 50 years.

Audio Memoir Episode 3

Here's episode 3 of 16 of Waiting for Something to Happen, a spoken and sung selection of recollections and ruminations from my first 50 years.

Here's episode 2 of 16 episodes that make up this audio memoir, which is available exclusively to patrons.  More info about the memoir can be found at davidrovics.com/audiomemoir.

Here's episode 1 of 16 episodes that make up this collection of anecdotes and ruminations about my first fifty years on Earth.  More info about the memoir can be found at davidrovics.com/audiomemoir.

This audio memoir consists of 16 episodes of about a half hour each.  They'll be going out to my paid subscribers weekly, until the end of April, 2020.  Here's a 10-minute sample.  You can find out more at davidrovics.com/audiomemoir.

Australian Jock Palfreeman has been in prison in Sofia, Bulgaria for over 11 years for a crime he didn't commit.  In October he got paroled, but so far this has just meant being transferred to another prison -- and powerful elements in Bulgarian politics are now aiming to get his parole canceled, through a process they're inventing as they go.

If I Had A Hammer

Can a hundred thousand people with sledgehammers change the world?

A Week in the Northeast

A prison, a protest, an art exhibit, a family farm, an antiwar conference, rent control, World War 1 and Hunter Biden.

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