12.14.15

[content notes: basic income, homelessness,education,domestic violence, χ NYC Low-income high school seniors march their college application to the post office  – “I am going someplace and no one can stop me.” Bless them. χ Interview with Guy Standing o Basic Income χ  Meathead Movers offers their services free to domestic violence victims fleeing abusive homes  – It might not…

Jodeci’s “Nobody Wins” makes a statement about domestic violence

The video for Jodeci’s first single in well over a decade is a platform for the issue of domestic violence. There’s a part that touches on how poverty and the fear of poverty keeps victims trapped in abusive relationships. It’s a huge factor that keeps the abused from leaving.  A large percentage of homeless women…

Sharing is caring…so don’t donate to The Salvation Army.

I’ve been telling people for years, “Please don’t put money in those red Salvation Army kettles.” It had nothing to do with that hateful Salvation Army rep who proclaimed that gays deserve to die or any other LGBT issue but being a person that falls under the umbrella of the label, it  certainly doesn’t help my…

Remembering Chris Keith, aka “The Adventures of a Thrifty Mama”

I “met” Chris through my Facebook page for my personal blog crazy dumbsaint of the mind and I in turn become a fan of her blog Adventures of a Thrifty Mama in the City ‘Stead, and then later we got to know each other outside of blogging. For those  who don’t know how online friendships work,…