Author Archives: Thorne Dreyer

Thom Woodruff :
VERSE | Three poems

SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTION WE ARE RUNNING OUT of hugs, kisses, cuddles (personal contact) and our world has now turned virtual/digital Like being told you can ONLY have online banking or that your credit card has been hacked The lack of … finish reading Thom Woodruff :
VERSE | Three poems

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Joshua Brown :
POLITICAL CARTOON | Diversionary attack

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Allen Young :
FEATURE | New Left leader continued idealistic path with worker-owned company

SDS veteran Paul Millman retires after decades leading Vermont cooperative. By Allen Young | The Rag Blog | May 25, 2020 BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — “So what are you going to do when you grow up?” That’s a question asked, in … finish reading Allen Young :
FEATURE | New Left leader continued idealistic path with worker-owned company

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Thom Woodruff :
VERSE | Enchanted Rock: Native American Heritage

Enchanted Rock Native American Heritage So he sat on Enchanted Rock with me and played his flute – gently, slowly… Heat and the rock and the green of the day made the slow flight of turkey vultures hold sway We … finish reading Thom Woodruff :
VERSE | Enchanted Rock: Native American Heritage

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Larry Piltz :
VERSE | The Wrens of Consciousness

The Wrens of Consciousness Fittingly and unfailingly in flits and a flash tiny and so brash flirting with bright dusk still time enough to busk a spring wren couple fly in and out and to wisp branch tips and alight … finish reading Larry Piltz :
VERSE | The Wrens of Consciousness

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Jay D. Jurie :
OPINION | Biden our time?

A reply to David P. Hamilton about the 2020 election. By Jay D. Jurie | The Rag Blog | May 20, 2020 Trump wants to turn Washington upside down — that was his first message and his winning message. We … finish reading Jay D. Jurie :
OPINION | Biden our time?

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Jonah Raskin :
BOOKS | ‘Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties’

A new book by two stellar ex-SDS members, Mike Davis and Jon Wiener. By Jonah Raskin | The Rag Blog | May 20, 2020 SONOMA COUNTY, Cal. — To really get the most from this huge history about the City … finish reading Jonah Raskin :
BOOKS | ‘Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties’

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Alice Embree :
OPINION |We have a binary choice in November

A second Trump administration would be an existential crisis for democracy, the planet. By Alice Embree | The Rag Blog | May 19, 2020 I signed a letter with Rag Blog editor Thorne Dreyer and 75 other founders and early … finish reading Alice Embree :
OPINION |We have a binary choice in November

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David P. Hamilton :
OPINION | Why I won’t vote for Joe Biden

Principally, there is the matter of Biden’s record, consistently in service to the rich. By David P. Hamilton | The Rag Blog | May 16, 2020 UPDATE: We have received substantial feedback about this opinion piece. We stand by our … finish reading David P. Hamilton :
OPINION | Why I won’t vote for Joe Biden

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Roger Baker :
ECONOMICS | The economy of the pandemic

What was unbalanced before can’t be restored to the previous exponential growth state. By Roger Baker | The Rag Blog | May 17, 2020 The whole global system of finance capital is so loaded down with unrepayable fiat currency debt … finish reading Roger Baker :
ECONOMICS | The economy of the pandemic

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Jonah Raskin :
LITERATURE | Obit for the American Shelley: Michael McClure (1932-2020)

Beat poet, author of ‘The Beard,’ died in Oakland on May 4. By Jonah Raskin | The Rag Blog | May 14, 2020 SONOMA COUNTY, Calif. — Along with a star-studded cast of Sixties personalities, among them Timothy Leary, Dick … finish reading Jonah Raskin :
LITERATURE | Obit for the American Shelley: Michael McClure (1932-2020)

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Joshua Brown :
POLITICAL CARTOON | Tripped up

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