“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Thursday, October 10, 2013

My Gerrymandered District

Can you believe it? The district stops literally at the houses down my street where Chicano and black people live. And it winds into areas that are in no sense (ecological, infrastructural, urban planning) related to mine.