Opinion | Anita Hill: How to Get the Kavanaugh Hearings Right – The New York Times

That the Senate Judiciary Committee still lacks a protocol for vetting sexual harassment and assault claims that surface during a confirmation hearing suggests that the committee has learned little from the Thomas hearing, much less the more recent #MeToo movement.
                                                                           – Anita Hill


Simone Weil On Attention, Learning, And Compassion | 3 Quarks Daily

by Anitra Pavlico I recently read Simone Weil for the first time after having come across numerous references to her over the past year. I broke down and bought Waiting for God despite the intimidating and frankly confusing title.  I was not disappointed. One of her essays in particular, “Reflections on the Right Use of…

Source: Simone Weil On Attention, Learning, And Compassion | 3 Quarks Daily

Philadelphia – Neil Young – YouTube

Puss and Boots : “Down By The River” (Neil Young Cover) / Bridge School 2014 – YouTube

Puss N Boots – Leaving London – Live from Mountain Stage – YouTube

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Second Annual Festival of Major American Poets Co-sponsored by the Amherst College English Department

Monica de la Torre


Patrick Donnelly


Fanny Howe


Sawako Nakayasu

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THE SUPREMES – without a song | YouTube