F.I. Goldhaber

Cozcacuauhtli: Protester Facing Incarceration for Dancing

an Aztec Jaguar Warrior running a traditional dance; photo by Jonata Oregón (CC BY-SA 4.0)
January 6 insurrectionists see almost no penalties for terrorizing Congress and damaging the Capitol. Cozcacuauhtli faces years of incarceration for Danza Azteca in front of an ICE building.   Born in California, Cozcacuauhtli moved to very rural Oregon with her family when she was five and grew up among the Native communities of Warm Springs, Yakama, and ... Read the full article
F.I. Goldhaber

F.I. Goldhaber's words capture people, places, and politics with a photographer's eye and a poet's soul. As a reporter, editor, business writer, and marketing communications consultant, they produced news stories, feature articles, editorial columns, and reviews for newspapers, corporations, governments, and non-profits in five states. Now paper, electronic, and audio magazines, books, newspapers, calendars, broadsides, and street signs display their poetry, fiction, and essays.

National Day of Mourning

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If I Were Police Commissioner

One only negotiates a contract if one cares whether or not anyone else signs it. Otherwise, one writes the contract to meet specific needs and others have the option of signing. Or not.

You. Can. Not. Reform. This.

Police violence hasn’t abated despite more and more departments requiring body cameras and the Internet filled with videos of egregious police conduct.

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