SCOTUS overturns Roe v Wade

I don’t know what to say. I’m not surprised, nobody should be surprised. But wow am I angry. It’s the stupidest problem in the world to have – a country of 330 million people has chosen the worst fucking idiots in the world to lead and make decisions. Ah, fuck it. I’ll write more later.Continue reading “SCOTUS overturns Roe v Wade”

Facebook’s not the monster

I’ve just listened to the NPR Politics Podcast coverage of Laurie Haugin, the whistleblower who was formerly a product manager at Facebook and who released thousands of documents to the media and congress, documents that she says show Facebook is aware of the damaging nature of the choices they make and choose to continue harmingContinue reading “Facebook’s not the monster”

One Thousand Hertz

Up… Down… Up… Down… Ultraviolet… Infrared… Up… Down… She marks days like years. Approximately 2.7397260274 years. Every day. It’s the consequence of running her processor at 1000 Hertz, turning every millisecond into a second. Up… Down… Perched on a ridge, the sun reflects an arc across her eye as she records millions of small movementsContinue reading “One Thousand Hertz”

United We Bargain, Divided We Beg

DCTA Talks LEAP By Bill Weisberger   Sitting in the Sandoval Room at North High School on Monday night, I was nearly brought to tears multiple times by the stories teachers told about the damaging effects of LEAP teacher evaluations in DPS. Testimony included veteran teachers demoralized by younger, less-experienced administrators, special education teachers consistently ratedContinue reading “United We Bargain, Divided We Beg”

Without Warning, Two Community Parents Deported Last Week

By Bill Weisberger, January 23, 2017 On Thursday this past week a student ducked into my room 10 minutes before the morning bell and asked if he could just sit for a while. I said sure, no problem, but when I actually looked up to see his face I realized that he had been crying. It took me asking him one timeContinue reading “Without Warning, Two Community Parents Deported Last Week”