Monthly Archives: October 2012

Native violence

I appreciate this window into the concerns of Native Americans, and I’m especially interested in this statement, which I find compelling on multiple levels: “Native American women suffer from domestic violence at some of the highest rates in the United … Continue reading

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Those English-immersion classes didn’t cover this.

Union Square subway, 5:30pm. Very much rush hour. An African musician is playing one of those combination drum-strings-gourd type instruments and singing. A 50-something man (who I baselessly speculate is a European tourist) is dancing in a sprightly way that … Continue reading

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