Misadventures with Artichokes

Misadventures with Artichokes

I added this post to abitmoreveg in May of 2015. Haven’t tried cooking artichokes since.

What’s happening in Catalonia

What’s happening in Catalonia

Passions about ethnicity, about autonomy, about freedom, about where you are from, are for many people, including myself, part of the fire that courses through the blood. But the practicalities about how best to achieve real freedom, real autonomy, real global recognition of your community, 

The Homelessness Crisis and Affordable Housing

The Homelessness Crisis and Affordable Housing

Solving the problem of homelessness isn’t simply about making housing more affordable. There are different types of homelessness and if we really want to end homelessness in our lifetimes then we need better mental health services, more effective ways of tackling addiction and better emergency 

Tenants Rights Re Rent Increases

Tenants Rights Re Rent Increases

I read two different articles last week in one of the national papers regarding the issue of rent increases. Each article highlighted cases where tenants were finding it difficult to manage huge rent increases. However both involved situations that should no longer occur under the 

This Week

This Week

So many awful things happened this week.

How is this still where we are at?

How is this still where we are at?

How in 2017 are racism, neo-nazism and fascism on the rise again?