An Open Letter to My Sister, Angela Davis

JAMES BALDWIN 19 Nov 1970 Dear Sister: One might have hoped that, by this hour, the very sight of chains on black flesh, or the very sight of chains, would be so intolerable a sight for the American people, and so unbearable a memory, that they would themselves spontaneously rise up and strike off theContinue reading “An Open Letter to My Sister, Angela Davis”

Nuclear Industry Stiffs America For The Next 10,000 Years

Paul Goettlich / OPINION / The South Bend Tribune 9 March 1997             If Senate Bill 104 becomes law, thousands of tons of highly radioactive waste from nuclear reactors across the country would travel by rail and highway to be dumped at the Nevada Test Site which is located on land that rightfully belongs toContinue reading “Nuclear Industry Stiffs America For The Next 10,000 Years”

Pacific Steel Casting: Blowing Smoke At Us

Paul Goettlich / Commentary / Berkeley Daily Planet 14 Mar 2006 In the obfuscation of facts about Pacific Steel Casting’s (PSC) toxic air emissions, the City of Berkeley has a fine partner with Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD). While Berkeley continues its history of favoring commercial interests over our health, PSC’s flagrant emissionContinue reading “Pacific Steel Casting: Blowing Smoke At Us”

Manacled and Muffled: A Poem

Paul Goettlich21 Sep 2005 Berkeley Born in a field and onwardTo distant emotions and timeBoundless bicycle feet carried me Through corn and hayWe fished at a pondIt lasted all day Bare-assed trestle-divingRiver below, sky aboveCreosote, rust and mud Fractal light arrowsSky screaming downPetrified swirls of wood and steel Trudging through seasonsPollywogs in spring swampsIce sleddingContinue reading “Manacled and Muffled: A Poem”

What are Endocrine Disruptors?

By Paul Goettlich 16 June 2001  (rev.8aug2006) This is an expanded version of that which was published inFundamentals of Naturopathic EndocrinologyEdited by Dr Friedman Michael.CCNM Press (2005)  ISBN 1-897025-02-5 Introduction8 Aug 2006 People must stop thinking of bodily systems as individual entities that are neatly divided, and think of the whole body as a systemContinue reading “What are Endocrine Disruptors?”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”