Category Archives: Politics

The Trump Russia scandal is the plot of Kushiel’s Dart

People keep saying if story of Russia’s meddling and Trump’s collusion with the 2016 election were the plot of a novel, it would be rejected by publishers for being too unbelievable. Well, maybe, but if we’re already suspending our disbelief … Continue reading

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What does it feel like living abroad in unpresidented times?

I can only speak for myself, but I feel alone. People here are freaking out about Brexit. Someone who I want to be friends with said that Trump is 4 years, 8 years max (it sounds like a prison sentence: … Continue reading

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To my friends grieving over Justice Scalia’s death

Dear friends, I’m sorry for your loss. If you’ll accept the condolences of this bleeding heart tree hugger. Justice Scalia and I didn’t always see eye to eye (though I agreed with him in Kelo v. New LondonĀ and Kyllo v. … Continue reading

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