Category Archives: Letters from America

My Love Letter to the NSA

My husband is the cohost of a show called “Occupy Radio”. True to its name, it focuses on issues that inspired the Occupy movement. This week, he and his cohost, Rivera Sun, designed a show focusing on the recent transgressions … Continue reading

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Dear Governor Kitzhaber

Governor Kitzhaber, I know that you are a proud Oregonian. I share your vision for our great state. I, too want to live in a state that has clean water, fresh air and bountiful wildlife. A healthy environment must include … Continue reading

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Eugene’s Exclusion Zone

In 2008, Eugene’s city council approved a nasty piece of business. They called it the Public Safety Zone. This was a marked territory of Eugene, Oregon’s downtown landscape that served as an exclusion zone for designated citizens. Police officers were … Continue reading

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Dear Pam

Dear Pam Advertisers, I have seen your ads in my mother’s cooking magazines. The tiny female model is chipping away at a hardened meatloaf mess with a pickax. The message is close to being brilliant but there is a little … Continue reading

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